Video: A calm, logical and fact-filled look at the Comey-Trump saga

The media and the left loved FBI direct James Comey. Then they hated him. Then they loved him again. What a blatant flip flop in less than a year! Now that Comey is gone, there is now widespread gossip, innunendo, rumors and endless reports of … [Read more...]

The World’s Central Banks Are Frozen with Fear

By: Ryan McMaken 2016 was supposed to be the year that the Federal Reserve "normalized" its policies. As much as two years ago — after years of a near-zero target rate — the Fed was swearing that it would begin to raise rates back to "normal" … [Read more...]

Securities class action lawsuit sends Snap Inc (SNAP) plunging 2%

Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) can't seem to catch a break. Whenever shares are on the rebound, some news story tends to shatter the stock. Case in point, the social media outlet was slapped with a securities class action lawsuit on Tuesday after it was … [Read more...]

Ron Paul to Trump: Toss Your Generals’ War Escalation Plans In the Trash

By: Ron Paul By the end of this month, Defense Secretary James Mattis and National Security Advisor HR McMaster will deliver to President Trump their plans for military escalations in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria. President Trump would be wise to … [Read more...]

Market Magic! University of Missouri losing students, money amid free speech restrictions

The free market is working its magic once again. Do you remember a couple of years ago, when a University of Missouri called for some "muscle" to help suppress coverage of the college shutting down free speech? Well, that post-secondary … [Read more...]

Must Watch: Tucker Carlson destroys ‘degrading and humiliating’ media in 4 minutes

For the past 18 months, the mainstream media have been unbearable. Everything from publishing fake news to crying about two scoops of ice cream, the CNNs and the New York Times of the world have been partisan, petulant, pertinacious brats. If they … [Read more...]

New Miss USA echoes Ron Paul, says healthcare is not a right – left explodes

The regressive left has said that healthcare is a universal right that should be enjoyed by all Americans. And many people on both sides of the political aisle tend to agree with the sentiment. But just because they agree with the idea it doesn't … [Read more...]

Georgia’s economic output is bigger than Taiwan – and other data

The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) put together a fascinating chart comparing the gross domestic product (GDP) of states and nations. Although the GDP should never be a reliable tool, it does provide a snapshot as to how big or small an economy … [Read more...]

Sorry, John Oliver, Ditch Net Neutrality Now

By: Chris Calton Anybody who has ever dealt with internet lag should realize that bandwidth is a finite resource. Like any other economically scarce commodity, the price and profit mechanisms of the market serve to direct the allocation of this … [Read more...]

Week in Review: May 8 to May 14

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: Hillary Clinton trying to be anti-establishment by criticizing the media The Connection Between … [Read more...]