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The Power Elite: Bumbling Incompetents

  Geniuses in Charge BALTIMORE, Maryland – Is there any smarter group of homo sapiens on the planet? Or in all of history? We’re talking about Fed economists, of course.   Not only did they avoid another Great Depression by bold absurdity…giving the economy more of the one thing of which it clearly had too […]

Flyover Country Awakens——Why The Washington War Party Is On The Run

Poor Eliot Cohen: one of the principal architects of the Iraq war, and chief ideologue of Bushism in foreign policy – remember the “freedom agenda”? – he’s miffed that “This campaign shows that the foreign policy consensus that has framed this country’s work overseas since 1950 is in peril.” His ire is directed at Donald […]

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Monetary Strangulation——-Why Credit-Based Money Trade Is Not Free Trade

The Ricardian theory of free trade has dominated economics philosophy for good reason. It has a sound basis in common sense and offers a theoretical guide to understand the nature of exchange from a systemic standpoint. It does not, however, cover all such basis for all such manner of trade. Comparative advantage is somewhat straightforward…

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The Power Elite: Bumbling Incompetents

  Geniuses in Charge BALTIMORE, Maryland – Is there any smarter group of homo sapiens on the planet? Or in all of history? We’re talking about Fed economists, of course.   Not only did they avoid another Great Depression by bold absurdity…giving the economy more of the one thing of which it clearly had too […]

Flyover Country Awakens——Why The Washington War Party Is On The Run

Poor Eliot Cohen: one of the principal architects of the Iraq war, and chief ideologue of Bushism in foreign policy – remember the “freedom agenda”? – he’s miffed that “This campaign shows that the foreign policy consensus that has framed this country’s work overseas since 1950 is in peril.” His ire is directed at Donald […]

The post Merle Haggard vs. Eliot Cohen appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

Monetary Strangulation——-Why Credit-Based Money Trade Is Not Free Trade

The Ricardian theory of free trade has dominated economics philosophy for good reason. It has a sound basis in common sense and offers a theoretical guide to understand the nature of exchange from a systemic standpoint. It does not, however, cover all such basis for all such manner of trade. Comparative advantage is somewhat straightforward…

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