ECB Archive

  • The European Central Bank (ECB) protects the bondholders, not the people. The ECB has retaliated against the Greek people and all leaders of member states attest that the euro is irreversible and that there is no rush to negotiate new terms, ignoring the democratic vote of the people.

    ECB & Troika Retaliate Against Greek People

    The European Central Bank (ECB) protects the bondholders, not the people. The ECB has retaliated against the Greek people and all leaders of member states attest that the euro is irreversible and that there is no rush to negotiate new terms, ignoring the democratic vote of the people.

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  • The difference between those in government and the private sector is monumental. The private sector, no matter how big the corporation, seeks to stimulate sales by providing what people want at the lowest cost to sell more, gain market share, and increase profits. Government functions precisely opposite, as they seek to manipulate society with the big stick, always threatening to punish, never reward.

    Failed Dreams & Destroying Europe

    The difference between those in government and the private sector is monumental. The private sector, no matter how big the corporation, seeks to stimulate sales by providing what people want at the lowest cost to sell more, gain market share, and increase profits. Government functions precisely opposite, as they seek to manipulate society with the big stick, always threatening to punish, never reward.

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  • We discussed how people want to view the central bank as the Financial God of the economy, but the reality is that they cannot control anything since the bulk of the money is created through government borrowing, which has become printing money that pays interest.

    Nyenrode University

    We discussed how people want to view the central bank as the Financial God of the economy, but the reality is that they cannot control anything since the bulk of the money is created through government borrowing, which has become printing money that pays interest.

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  • It’s a prudent idea to heed this lesson from Italy, for as the banking malaise in southern Europe spreads, cash is likely going to be a premium asset in the rest of the world as well. And it certainly makes sense for individuals to have some holdings of cold, hard cash in addition to physical metal.

    Why You Always Want Physical Everything

    It’s a prudent idea to heed this lesson from Italy, for as the banking malaise in southern Europe spreads, cash is likely going to be a premium asset in the rest of the world as well. And it certainly makes sense for individuals to have some holdings of cold, hard cash in addition to physical metal.

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  • A breakdown of the European debt situation, starting with Greece and consuming the entire continent.

    European Crisis Explained – For Dummies

    A breakdown of the European debt situation, starting with Greece and consuming the entire continent.

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  • Now, I used to write for the movies—I can tell you the secret to writing a good sequel: Use the exact same elements, the exact same story structure—hell, even use the exact same lines!—but make sure the sequel isbigger: Bigger sets, bigger explosions, bigger stars, bigger everything—a bigger bang for the buck.

    “The Sequel”: How 2011 Is A Repeat of 2008 – Only Bigger, Longer, and Uncut by Bailouts

    Now, I used to write for the movies—I can tell you the secret to writing a good sequel: Use the exact same elements, the exact same story structure—hell, even use the exact same lines!—but make sure the sequel isbigger: Bigger sets, bigger explosions, bigger stars, bigger everything—a bigger bang for the buck.

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