The Nation: Can Podemos win in Spain ? Podemos, a new political movement, is gaining
members because of the failure of the 2-party system
to provide meaningful alternatives. Worthy of thought and reflection.
Darryl Robert Schoon talks about his book, "Time of the Vulture: How To Survive the Crisis and Prosper in the Process". He discusses how the economic crisis is part of a far-larger crisis of significant change which includes the earth changes, e.g. the recent earthquake in Japan.
DRSCHOON.COM features the articles of Professor A. E. Fekete of the New Austrian School of Economics, a leading expert on gold and its role in financial markets and the economy.
The Spontaneous Remonitization of Gold
and the Revival of the Moribund World Trade
New Austrian School of Economics and the Lips Institute
In the words of the Old Testament “the use of false weights and measures is the greatest abomination in the eyes of the Lord”. The Great Coin Melt of 1933 by Franklin D. Roosevelt certainly answers the description “greatest abomination”. He confiscated the gold coins of the American people; he melted them down and wrote up the value of the proceeds. He pretended to have compensated people for their stolen gold by giving them Federal Reserve notes in exchange. These notes have, in hardly more than a generation, lost 90 percent of their purchasing power.