Leave Home. An article by Jeff Thomas.

Leave Home

As an increasing number of people realise that their home country is becoming a liability to them, the most common question I hear from them is, “What do I have to do to remain where I am and still be assured that I’ll be able to retain both my wealth and my freedom?”

The Final Blowout Sale

The Final Blowout Sale

Increasingly, both Europeans and North Americans whom I meet are expressing their concern that the social structure of their countries appears to be breaking down. Americans and Canadians speak of people of who, for making an off-handed comment that could possibly be interpreted as racist, can lose their livelihoods as a result. In the UK, it’s worse, with people being sentenced to prison for publicly denouncing rapes of children by Muslims in UK cities.

Services Rendered. An article by: Jeff Thomas.

Services Rendered

Here we have a standard credit card receipt from a coffee shop. The diner understands that he’s not obligated to order anything that he doesn’t want to receive, but that, for whatever he does order, he must pay the price on the menu.

If It Gets Bad, I’ll Go to Idaho

If It Gets Bad, I’ll Go to Idaho

In the 1930’s, the farm population in the US was nearly 25% of the total and it was quite common for farmers to borrow from the bank (using their farms as collateral) in the expectation that the proceeds from their annual crop would pay off the note each year.

The Cycle Of Freedom

The Cycle of Freedom

Periodically, I offer up a statement by Scottish Economist Alexander Tytler, who, in 1787, was reported to have commented on the then-new American Republic as follows: “A democracy is always temporary in nature; it simply cannot exist as a permanent form of government.

The Depression Playbook

The Depression Playbook

In the run-up to the 1929 crash, which heralded in the Great Depression, many pundits claimed that the new highs in the market signified that the business cycle had been “repealed.”

Future Currency - Gold and Silver?

Future Currency – Gold and Silver?

In 1971, the US went off the gold standard, which meant that it no longer had the responsibility to redeem its bank notes for real money – i.e., precious metals. It also meant that, as long as it could get people to accept the essentially worthless bank notes as currency, they could print as much as they liked. They took full advantage of this fact and transformed the US from the world’s greatest creditor nation into the world’s greatest debtor nation in under forty years.