News 12/10/2013

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Federal Reserve, Not Free Market, Caused Crisis says “Money for Nothing” Filmmaker Jim Bruce

Reason by Zach Weissmueller 12/9/2013

With Janet Yellen’s nomination soon to hit the Senate floor for a vote its time to Send a Message

Campaign for Liberty by Matthew Hawes 12/9/2013

Here’s why volatility isn’t a big problem for Bitcoin

The Washington Post by Timothy B. Lee 12/9/2013

Questions About Bitcoin, Alternative Investing to Freedom Fund

The Daily Bell 12/9/2013

The tapering countdown

Asia Times Online by Doug Noland 12/9/2013

The Federal Reserve’s “head-fake” taper

The Portland Daily Sun by James Howard Kunstler 12/9/2013

China trials new interest rate reform

Xinhuanet 12/9/2013

World’s biggest investor BlackRock says US rally nearing exhaustion

The Telegraph by Ambrose Evans-Prichard 12/9/2013

Bob Diamond among Barclays execs called to give evidence in Libor trial

blue&greentomorrow by Nicky Stubbs 12/8/2013

The Federal Reserve’s scandalous monetary policy

The Washington Times by Scott S. Powell 12/8/2013

Fiat Currencies, Debt, Liquidity Becomes Credit and Credit is Debt

Market Oracle by Gordon T. Long 12/5/2013

In addition to these pragmatic goals, the powers of financial capitalism had another far-reaching aim, nothing less than to create a world system of financial control in private hands able to dominate the political system of each country and the economy of the world as a whole.

Excerpted from Harvard Historian Carrol Quigley’s — Tragedy and Hope: A History of the World in Our Time, pg. 277, 1966, link goes to page of quote in bottom right corner of page