Archives for October 2016

Diwali, Lord Rama, and the Return of Gold from Exile

By Jp Cortez October 30, 2016 marks an important holiday in the Indian culture. Diwali begins. Diwali is one of the biggest festivals for Hindus, Sikhs, and Jains. It is a lavish celebration of the victory of light over darkness. Diwali … [Read more...]

Inflation Alert: Prices soaring for things you really need

The likes of the Federal Reserve and Paul Krugman believe that price inflation is in check. If you think about it, they're right. Prices aren't going up...if you don't live under a roof, if you don't eat and if you don't need healthcare. According … [Read more...]

Remember, millennials, ‘democratic socialism is still socialism’ (video)

For whatever reason, Bernie Sanders supporters think that democratic socialism is not actually socialism. To them, democratic socialism isn't the destructive nature of the USSR or Venezuela or Mao Tse Tung's China or North Korea. However, as this … [Read more...]

Hillary Clinton wants Foundation to keep accepting foreign donations even as president: memo

Hillary Clinton has said publicly that the Clinton Foundation will not accept donations from foreign governments and contributors if she is elected president of the United States. However, a leaked memo suggests that she actually does want the … [Read more...]

Mark Carney to stay at Bank of England until June 2019 after row with Theresa May

Bank of England (BOE) Governor Mark Carney announced in a press release that he will stay on at the British central bank until June 2019. In a letter to the government, Carney confirmed that he is extending his term to the summer of 2019, which could … [Read more...]

For Bernie Sanders: How the government devalues higher education

By: Carmen Elena Dorobăț Government programs (such as subsidies and student loans) designed to inflate both the supply and demand for higher education have driven a wedge between universities, students, and employers. Like any other economic … [Read more...]

Caught! New WikiLeaks email shows Donna Brazile giving another debate question to Hillary Clinton

It seems that Donna Brazile can't hide behind the idea that she's being persecuted because she's a Christian woman (SEE: Huh? Donna Brazile claims she’s a persecuted Christian woman over WikiLeaks email). A new email released by WikiLeaks shows … [Read more...]

Millions of Venezuelans using gym bags to carry bolivars as cash-weighing takes over

Venezuelans are no longer counting their bills. Instead, because the bolivar is so devalued, citizens weigh the currency. It's the final signal that hyperinflation is on the way for the resource-rich socialist paradise. According to a report by … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Oct. 24 to Oct. 30

In case you missed any of this week's articles, here is a round-up of some of the most read pieces written by the Economic Collapse News staff: 6 things to consider about inflation WikiLeaks: 63 MSM reporters met or coordinated with Hillary Clinton … [Read more...]

Don Boudreaux destroys ‘Trumpkins’ on taxes, regulations and trade deficit

The Wall Street Journal published an op-ed entitled "A Vote for Trump Is a Vote for Growth." The writer claims Donald Trump will create 25 million new jobs, boost incomes and create trillions of dollars in tax revenues. Wow! He sounds like an … [Read more...]