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The Path to Monetary Collapse

Alasdair Macleod and Corwin Coe return as guest on this week’s episode of the radio program. Few understand the seriousness of the economic and monetary situation, whether a V-shaped rapid return to normality or a more prolonged recovery phase. A liquidity crisis that developed in the U.S. money markets five months before COVID-19 hit America ... [Read More]

More and More People Questioning the Mainstream on COVID-19

I have often wondered how so many good people could fall into line for Hitler. I think we are seeing the answer playing out across the western world now. Well done propaganda is powerful. If there is no God, then we put our trust in the smartest and ... [Read More]

Paycheck Protection Works!

It seems like another “risk off” week with both gold and T-bonds down while stocks and commodities rose. Silver is a quasi-monetary metal. It was up strongly on the week indicating a trend toward rising prices perhaps serving both a monetary purpose ... [Read More]

Some Sunshine in the Midst of Gloom from Richard Maybury

Richard Maybury, Quinton Hennigh and Michael Oliver are this week’s guests. How much of a threat is COVID-19 to your health? How much of a threat is a massive economic depression to your health and well being? What is the geopolitical fallout with ... [Read More]

Is the Fed Walking into a Trap?

I guess you would have to describe this past week as a “risk on” week, given the rise in stocks and commodities including silver while the safe havens of gold and Treasuries were down. Actually, there has been a massive tapering of “only” $5 billion ... [Read More]

Can You Prosper During this Gargantuan Economic Decline?

Axel Merk returns as a guest on the radio program and Lyn Alden appears for the first time. When gold was removed from monetary system in 1971, it opened the door to legal monetary counterfeit by the Fed to big banks and their large Wall Street ... [Read More]

Mike Maloney: The Root Cause of Riots

Today Mike Maloney recorded a video that he later decided to split into two parts. Viewers have been asking for the past few days for his opinion on the recent social unrest, so Mike added his thoughts as an introduction to his planned video for the ... [Read More]

Gold & Silver “Washout” – Get Ready For A Big Move Higher

Gold and Silver moved lower early on June 2nd and 3rd.  Our research team believes this is a “Washout Low” price rotation following a technical pattern that will prompt a much higher rally in precious metals.  This type of washout price ... [Read More]

Progressives and the Origins of the Economic “Consensus”

There was a time when free market economists were some of the most highly praised intellectuals in the modern world. In the early twentieth century, Austrian economics was understood for what it truly is: a social science based on praxeology and ... [Read More]

The Left Gets Capitalism Wrong. Yet Again

Capitalism Alone: The Future of the System That Rules the WorldBy Branko MilanovicHarvard University Press, 2019287 pages At first, one might be tempted to toss this book aside. Milanovic, who used to be lead economist at the World Bank’s ... [Read More]

Daily Gold News: Wednesday, June 3 – Gold Lower After Positive U.S. Data

The gold futures contract lost 0.93% on Tuesday, as it retraced most of Friday’s advance of 1.35%. On Monday the price has reached slightly above $1,760. Yesterday’s daily low was at $1,728 and today it’s getting close to $1,700. Gold is still ... [Read More]

Australia’s Run Of Years Without A Recession Are Over!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 3, 2020   * Currencies inch higher VS the dollar...  * A$'s get the rug pulled out from under them....    Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you… As I sat there last night ... [Read More]

US Stock Market Sets Up Technical Patterns – Pay Attention

The recent “melt-up” in the US stock market after a moderate downside price move in early May 2020 has set up a number of technical patterns that traders need to pay attention to.  This melt-up trend may continue for a bit longer, but price ... [Read More]

Exploring the Fallout from the 2020 Panic

It is in a time of crisis where the leviathan state has the greatest opportunity to grow. The global coronavirus pandemic has given cover to governments around the world to give into totalitarian instincts and implement authoritarian policies against ... [Read More]

Daily Digest 6/3 – The Long, Painful History of U.S. Police Brutality, How Does COVID Kill People?

Economy The Long, Painful History of Police Brutality in the U.S. (TS) A respected school nutritionist, Castile was one of 233 African-Americans shot and killed by police in 2016, a startling number when demographics are considered. ... [Read More]

Richard Cobden: Exemplar of Liberty, Property, and Peace

For years, I have had a Mises coffee mug that endorses liberty, property, and peace. And it gets a fair amount of use, which keeps reminding me of those essential building blocks of a good society. But the last time I used it, I happened to be ... [Read More]

The Post-Covid Economy Will Be Very Different From the Pre-Pandemic Bubble Economy

As the old models break down, opportunities for new models will arise.Unstable, unsustainable systems can lull observers into a comfy complacency as instability increases beneath a thin veneer of apparent stability.That's the systemic story of ... [Read More]

Ideas For Righteous Revolution

As protests continue across America, it’s clear that there’s widespread frustration and anger held by a large percentage of the population who feels downtrodden by the status quo and demoralized by slim prospects for things getting ... [Read More]

The German Court’s Unexpected Blow to the ECB

A high German court recently ruled that the European Central Bank has overstepped the bounds of its power. The angry response from high-ranking European bureaucrats tells us a lot about what they want for the EU. This Audio Mises Wire is generously ... [Read More]

The Path to Monetary Collapse

Jay introduces the guests, gives updates on the sponsors, and asks if are we witnessing a soft coup d'état morphing into a hard coup d'état? Corwin Coe is CEO and Director of Sitka Gold which a US$6 million market cap explains plans for three ... [Read More]

India’s Bond Rating Gets Cut Just Above Junk!…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 2, 2020   * Currencies again rally VS the dollar on Monday! * Gold & Silver continue to move toward Breakout levels...    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you… I sure hope ... [Read More]

Pandemic Wagering: Tesla or Table Tennis?

If one were looking for clues as to why the stock market has rebounded while daily economic news grows worse, besides the Federal Reserve's Jerome Powell's "flooding of the market" with liquidity, another reason could be the flood of new punters ... [Read More]

Three Ways Lockdowns Paved the Way for These Riots

There were many reasons to oppose the COVID-19 lockdowns. They cost human lives in terms of deferred medical treatment. They cost human lives in terms of greater suicide and drug overdoses. Domestic abuse and child abuse ... [Read More]

Five Ways to Improve Social Media (and the Internet)

There are two mainstream positions on Trump’s recent Executive Order on Preventing Online Censorship and section 230 of the 1996 Communications Decency Act (CDA): 1) the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)/Techdirt liberal/libertarian view ... [Read More]