Archives for April 2017

Week in Review: Apr. 24 to Apr. 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: Fail: Cato VP of Research Brink Lindsey thinks Ron Paul is a xenophobe What the Wage Equality Crusaders … [Read more...]

Revisiting Libertarians for Trump 100 days into the new administration (video)

We are approaching United States President Donald Trump's 100th day in office, and it has been a disappointing 100 days for libertarians, aside from the withdrawal from the TPP and the whole transgender washroom issue. With the 100 days … [Read more...]

How much gold is there left in the world?

It is estimated that 183,000 tons of gold have been extracted from the ground ever since humans began to mine. If all of this gold was ever melted into one big cube then it would be as roughly tall as a seven-story building. Here is an … [Read more...]

6 random things for Friday (market correcting censorship, Obama’s $400k speech, Trump’s 100 days)

News Story of the Day: upset about free speech being quashed by colleges and universities everywhere? Hate the fact that there is so much vitriol against whites and conservatives? Does it frustrate you to see that conservative speakers are being shut … [Read more...]

What the U.S. looks like 100 days into Trump presidency

We are approaching United States President Donald Trump's 100th day in the Oval Office. So far, he has kept roughly 10 out of his 28 promises that he put inside his "Contract with the American Voter." The media's attacks have ramped up, riots … [Read more...]

Literally Hitler! MSNBC’s Chris Hayes calls free speech, Trump supporters Nazis

Today, for whatever reason, if you are right of Nancy Pelosi then you are considered to be a Nazi. That is how insane political discourse has metastasized over the last 18 months. In the last few months, there have been constant battles between … [Read more...]

Tom Woods shares stories about the battle between Cato Institute, libertarians

Last week, Cato Institute Vice President of Research Brink Lindsey issued a series of tweets that slammed Ron Paul and Murray Rothbard (SEE: Fail: Cato VP of Research Brink Lindsey thinks Ron Paul is a xenophobe). Suffice to say, Lindsey suffered the … [Read more...]

Under Socialized Medicine, the State Owns You

By: Justin Murray As Americans were spending time scrambling to give the IRS their annual protection fee, the court system in the United Kingdom, at the behest of National Health Service bureaucrats, abducted and murdered an 8-month-old baby. … [Read more...]

Will Trump end NAFTA in the coming days?

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is just another international crony trade deal that has hurt free trade since its inception. And now it may be coming to an end if the White House has its way. It is being reported that President … [Read more...]

Trump White House announces ‘biggest tax cut’ in U.S. history

The Trump administration has announced the "biggest tax cut" and "largest tax reform" in United States history. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn unveiled some of the details of the … [Read more...]