Tag Archives: Gold standard

Islamic State Promotes Gold, Austrian Economics

Transparent effort to demonize sound money and gold standard…“What better way to mute demands for a return to sound money and the gold standard, than by making them equivalent to jihadist terrorism?” A false flag operation or a brilliant piece … Continue reading

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FDR: Sowing the Seeds of Chaos

It has been accurately said that, if the American economy was the 7th wonder of the world, the American economic ignorance is the 8th. The same can be said for economics’ beautiful sister – history. It is amazing how many … Continue reading

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The Triumvirate of Modern Warfare

Written by Gary North via Tea Party Economist Three factors have made possible the modern world’s wars:  graduated taxation, the central bank, and the abolition of the gold coin  standard. The relationship between central banking and war has been known for … Continue reading

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