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Articles involving crony-capitalism and tyrannical government.

Iowa Aftermath – Ensuring the Empire Comes to an End

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Ron Paul’s third place finish in Iowa is sure to dishearten many a libertarian tonight.  However, we must keep in mind what is ultimately best for the world, not just America. Should Ron Paul actually go on to win the Republican candidacy, and then go on to win the Presidency, he just might be effective…

Senior Obama Admin Official: “We Are Going to Kill the Dollar”

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The Intel Hub reports: According to investor Kyle Bass, a senior Obama administration official stated that their economic plan moving forward involves killing the dollar.  Speaking at AmeriCatalyst 2011, which took place in early November 2011, Kyle explained what the Obama administration official apparently told him. The full length clip can be viewed here. Under psychopathic…

Charting The Extinction Of American Disposable Income

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Zero Hedge notes: For four decades, US real per capita disposable income has risen at ~20% a decade. For the average working man, that is a doubling of disposable income in a typical working life. The last 5 1/2 years, however, have seen no change whatsoever - the worst performance in at least half a century. I’m going  to add…

Tougher Drug Laws Mean Nearly 1 in 3 Arrested by Age 23

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Raw Story reports: Nearly one in three Americans will already have been arrested by the age of 23, recent research suggests. A study analyzing data from the federal government’s National Longitudinal Survey of Youth found that 30.2 percent of 23-year-olds reported being arrested for something more serious that a traffic violation. It’s the first time since the…

Japanese Government To Borrow ~60% of Every Yen It Spends In 2012.

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Zero Hedge reports: It’s a doozie. On December 24, the cabinet approved a draft budget for fiscal 2012 whose headline numbers were horrid enough: ¥90.3 trillion ($1.173 trillion) in outlays, ¥42.3 trillion in tax revenues, and a deficit of ¥48 trillion. 49% of the outlays are to be covered by issuing bonds, a record even for Japan.…

Stratfor Hacked, 200GB Of Emails, Credit Cards Stolen, Client List Released, Includes MF Global, Rockefeller Foundation

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A major private intelligence corporation has been hacked down to the root.  Everything they have is being dumped on to the web by the attackers.  This may have widespread geopolitical consequences. The Huffpo reports: LONDON — The loose-knit hacking movement “Anonymous” claimed Sunday to have stolen thousands of credit card numbers and other personal information…

16 Year Old Girl Charged With Terrorism Conspiracy

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Ottumwa  Courier reports: OTTUMWA — An Ottumwa High School student has been charged with conspiracy to commit terrorism. Police arrested Emily Kay Six, 16, Ottumwa, on Thursday. Officials said they began investigating after Six allegedly began trying to recruit students for what police called “a plan to harm a number of students.” The charge is a…

The Slick Keynesian Propaganda of Nicholas Wapshott

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Wapshott’s gentlemanly manner belies his philosophy’s violent undertones.  In this series of videos, Wapshott defends Lord Keynes’ insane economic theories.  Wapshott smoothly dishes out the lies with his refined highbrow English accent, making such claims as: -Comparing Hayek to a hired gunslinger -Hayek simply didn’t understand what Keynes was trying to tell him. -It is…

Outrageous Mercatus Center Paper on More Efficient Means of Subjugation

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The Mercatus Center at George Mason University has released an outrageous paper by Maurice P. McTigue, Emily Washington and Daniel M. Rothschild that purports to show how government agencies can make themselves more efficient at providing public services.  The paper makes 10 recommendations for policy changes that I shall outline and comment on here. The paper argues, 1.…