Week in Review: Apr. 17 to Apr. 23

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: Ron Paul: The Federal Reserve is a political institution Peter Schiff: ‘We’re headed for a major major … [Read more...]

Alan Greenspan is a sellout

By: David Gordon Sebastian Mallaby is the Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economic Relations at the Council on Foreign Relations. One can be sure, then, that his new comprehensive book, The Man Who Knew: The Life and Times of … [Read more...]

Peter Schiff: ‘We’re headed for a major major crisis’ under Trump

Has anything really changed under President Donald Trump? Not really, says Peter Schiff, President and CEO of Euro Pacific Capital. Speaking in an interview with Future Money Trends, Schiff warned that many investors need to begin protecting their … [Read more...]

Ron Paul: The Federal Reserve is a political institution

By: Ron Paul Audit the Fed recently took a step closer to becoming law, when it was favorably reported by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. This means the House could vote on the bill at any time. The bill passed by voice … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Apr. 10 to Apr. 16

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: Did the Bush-Clinton-Bush-Obama era destroy middle class Americans? Arizona Coyotes requesting taxpayers … [Read more...]

6 random things for Friday (San Diego job loss, Fed is a currency manipulator, diversity of thought)

News Story of the Day: California will have a minimum wage of $15 per hour by the year 2023. It is gradually inching towards that amount, but one jurisdiction is getting a head start by raising it right to $11.50 an hour from $10. San Diego … [Read more...]

Janet Yellen may be ending Federal Reserve’s ultra-easy money

By: C.Jay Engel After eight years of extremely loose monetary policy, the economy is great again and we are to enter into a post-stimulative era of monetary policy. So said Yellen at a recent discussion at the University of Michigan. In her … [Read more...]

Did the Bush-Clinton-Bush-Obama era destroy middle class Americans?

By: Hunter Lewis Noah Smith, writing in Bloomberg, says that middle class America has indeed been fleeced by our national economic policies. We agree. But which policies have been responsible? Smith mentions and immediately dismisses trade, … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Apr. 3 to Apr. 9

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: Even Bill Maher wants Hillary Clinton to ‘stay in the woods’ Is foreign aid the answer? Nope, it’s free … [Read more...]

Donald Trump must stop ignoring Federal Reserve monetary policy

By: Brendan Brown We’re now three months into the new administration and more than a year on from the start of a powerful late-cycle monetary stimulus (otherwise described as “the Yellen Put” in which all planned rate rises for 2016 were halted) … [Read more...]