Peter Schiff: The Golden Cycle

July 1, 2013 in News

Peter Schiff | Once uncoupled from the dollar, gold’s initial ascent in the early 1970′s was fueled by the highest inflation in generations and the deteriorating health of the U.S. economy that had been ravaged by the “guns and butter” policies of the 1960′s. But the American economy stabilized during the mid-years of the 1970′s…

Paul Craig Roberts: Gangster State America

May 14, 2013 in News

Paul Craig Roberts | There are many signs of gangster state America. One is the collusion between federal authorities and banksters in a criminal conspiracy to rig the markets for gold and silver. My explanation that the sudden appearance of an unprecedented 400 ton short sale of gold…

Peter Schiff: Gold in the Crosshairs

April 16, 2013 in News

Peter Schiff | In the opening years of the last decade, most mainstream investors sat on the sidelines while “tin hat” goldbugs rode the bull market from below $300 to just over $1,000 per ounce. But following the 2008 financial crisis…

As Confidence In Dollar Wanes, Over A Dozen States Push For Gold As Legal Tender

April 8, 2013 in News

Zero Hedge | In more than a dozen states, legislators are pushing for a movement back to a world where gold is considered money. As Bloomberg reports, lawmakers in Arizona are poised to follow Utah, which authorized bullion for currency in 2011.

Texas Lawmakers Mulling Delivery of State’s Physical Gold Holdings from NY Fed

March 25, 2013 in News

Texas Tribune | The idea isn’t entirely new. Some Republican members worked on a gold bill last session that was never filed. And gold-standard-backing Ron Paul, the former Texas congressman, has raised repeated concerns about the safety of states’ gold supplies.

Germany Goes For the Gold: Bundesbank Repatriates More Gold Reserves from Abroad

January 16, 2013 in News

Traces of Reality | The Handelsblatt newspaper has said Germany’s central bank is planning to deposit more gold reserves at home in Frankfurt. It will reportedly withdraw part of the bullions currently stored at various facilities abroad.

When Priced in Gold, the US economy is at Depression-Era Levels

January 2, 2013 in News

Sovereign Man | As we slide into the end of yet another year in which the nominal price of gold has posted a positive return, I thought it would be interesting to take a look back on history to get a better understanding of where we are today.

The Washington Prophecy

April 18, 2012 in News

Part 2 – The accumulation of debt: Fiat and The Fed (Tax, Borrow, Print, Repeat)     Published in LareDOS, April Issue, p.12 …cherish public credit. One method of preserving [...]