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Business and Economics

The Future Of America? – More Than Half Of All U.S. Adults Under Age 30 Now Reject Capitalism

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. A shocking new survey has found that support for capitalism is dying in America.  In fact, more than half of all adults in the United States under the age of 30 say that … Continue reading

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Economy In Decline: Apple Reports Massive Revenue Decline As iPhone Sales Plummet Dramatically

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. Corporate revenues in the United States have been falling for quite some time, but now some of the biggest companies in the entire nation are reporting extremely disappointing results.  On Tuesday, Apple shocked … Continue reading

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Empire Files Exposes What Hillary Clinton Really Represents

The above is devastating for Clinton and will further diminish her wavering support among non-oligarch US citizens, relegating her to being elected by the anti-democratic means on which she relies, from kick-backs and slush-funds to hundreds of billions of dollars … Continue reading

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Corporations Are Defaulting On Their Debts Like It’s 2008 All Over Again

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. The Dow closed above 18,000 on Monday for the first time since July.  Isn’t that great news?  I truly wish that it was.  If the Dow actually reflected economic reality, I could stop … Continue reading

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Government Officials Admit to ECONOMIC False Flag Operations

There Are Economic – As Well As Military – False Flag Attacks False flag attacks don’t just involve physical deaths and wars … They also involve faked economic events and financial casualties. For example, two officials of the International Monetary … Continue reading

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U.S. Economy 2016: 3 Classic Recession Signals Are Flashing Red

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. Those that were hoping for an “economic renaissance” in the United States got some more bad news this week.  It turns out that the U.S. economy is in significantly worse shape than the … Continue reading

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Real-Life “Gordon Gekko” Proclaims – Only Sanders Can Stop The Banksters

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Asher Edelman just penned a powerful endorsement of Bernie Sanders in the The Guardian titled, I’m the real-life Gordon Gekko and I support Bernie Sanders. So who is Asher Edelman? According to the … Continue reading

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Every Market Is Manipulated … See For Yourself

Gold and Silver Are Manipulated Deutsche Bank admitted today that it participated with other big banks in manipulating gold and silver prices. In 2014, Switzerland’s financial regulator (FINMA) found “serious misconduct” and a “clear attempt to manipulate precious metals benchmarks” … Continue reading

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The Great Gold Conspiracy of 1869

By Janet Tavakoli, Tavakoli Structured Finance. Ms. Tavakoli is one of the foremost experts on structured finance and derivatives. William Worthington Fowler’s Twenty Years of Inside Life in Wall Street or Reflections of the Personal Experience of a Speculator is … Continue reading

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Goldman and Wells Fargo FINALLY Admit They Committed Fraud

Goldman Sachs has finally admitted to committing fraud.  Specifically, Goldman Sachs reached a settlement yesterday with the Department of Justice, in which it  admitted fraud: The settlement includes a statement of facts to which Goldman has agreed.  That statement of … Continue reading

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Goldman Sachs: Just 5 Billion Dollar Fine Compared to 13 Billion Dollar Taxpayer Bailout

By Craig Murray, former British ambassador to Uzbekistan and Rector (i.e. president) of the University of Dundee. Craigmurray.org.uk. Goldman Sachs aggressively sold sub-prime packages to investors as a first class product, while at the same time laying equally aggressive bets … Continue reading

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The Collective Funding Shortfall of US Public Pension Funds Is THREE TIMES LARGER than Official Figures Showed, and Is Getting Bigger

We’ve reported for 8 years that U.S. pension shortfalls were a grave crisis. The Financial Times reported yesterday that things are indeed bad: The US public pension system has developed a $3.4tn funding hole that will pile pressure on cities … Continue reading

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Federal Reserve Bank President: The American Dream Has Moved Abroad

We reported in 2010 that the American Dream has moved abroad. We provided additional details in 2013 and 2014. Today, a very powerful insider – the President of the most powerful Fed bank, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, … Continue reading

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The War on Savings: The Panama Papers, Bail-Ins, and the Push to Go Cashless

By Ellen Brown, Web of Debt Blog. Exposing tax dodgers is a worthy endeavor, but the “limited hangout” of the Panama Papers may have less noble ends, dovetailing with the War on Cash and the imminent threat of massive bail-ins … Continue reading

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Deutsche Is the New Lehman: See For Yourself

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19 Facts That Prove Things In America Are Worse Than They Were Six Months Ago

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. Has the U.S. economy gotten better over the past six months or has it gotten worse?  In this article, you will find solid proof that the U.S. economy has continued to get worse … Continue reading

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Government Accounting Is Fraudulent

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is the non-partisan auditor and investigator for Congress. The GAO says that the U.S. government’s records are so poorly kept that it can’t really audit them.  Specifically, the GAO provided a report to Congress yesterday … Continue reading

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Panama Tax Haven Scandal: The Bigger Picture

A Huge Leak The “Panama Papers” tax haven leak is big … After all, the Prime Minister of Iceland resigned over the leak, and investigations are taking place worldwide over the leak. But Why Is It Mainly Focusing On Enemies … Continue reading

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Are Corporate Gatekeepers Protecting Western Elites from the Leaked Panama Papers?

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, As someone who spends most of his waking hours trying to make sense of the world around him, the Panama Papers leak seemed to represent one of those stories that only come around … Continue reading

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Corporate Debt Defaults Explode To Catastrophic Levels Not Seen Since The Last Financial Crisis

By Michael Snyder, the Economic Collapse Blog. If a new financial crisis had already begun, we would expect to see corporate debt defaults skyrocket, and that is precisely what is happening.  As you will see below, corporate defaults are currently … Continue reading

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