Category: Money & Finance

22 Facts About Illegal Immigration That You Need to Know About

Everytime I pass through the border between Canada and the U.S. I am disturbed by how intense the security is, and how difficult it can sometimes be to get through.  Yet the borders in the southern U.S. states appear to have been left wide open for illegal immigrants to flood through.  Why? Read the following information about illegal immigration in America and it becomes a lot more clear:  like all plots, the 'border crisis' appears to have been done on purpose - a planned and engineered Read more [...]

21 Shocking Facts About America’s For-Profit Prison Industry

"Poor people, especially those of color, are worth nothing to corporations and private contractors if they are on the street.  In jail and prisons, however, they can each generate corporate revenues of $30,000 to $40,000 a year." - Chris Hedges Nobody in the world loves locking people behind bars as much as Americans do.  We have more people in prison than any other nation on the planet.  We also have a higher percentage of our population locked up than anyone else does by a very large margin.  Read more [...]

Why The World’s Second Richest Man Wants You To Work Less

Carlos Slim believes you work too much, and predicts that decreasing the work-week to three days could inspire new growth and boost the economy. _ Imagine spending only three days at work each week. Would you want that? Would it free up time to work on other projects, spend with family, travel, or just improve the status of your life? According to Carlos Slim, the world’s second-richest man, such a “radical overhaul” in the way most people work could be beneficial for the individual and economy. The Read more [...]

Big Banks Hits with Monster $250 Billion Lawsuit in Housing Crisis

For years, homeowners have been battling Wall Street in an attempt to recover some portion of their massive losses from the housing Ponzi scheme. But progress has been slow, as they have been outgunned and out-spent by the banking titans. In June, however, the banks may have met their match, as some equally powerful titans strode onto the stage. Investors led by BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, and PIMCO, the world's largest bond-fund manager, have sued some of the world's largest Read more [...]

100 Years Is Enough: Time to Make the Federal Reserve a Public Utility

December 23rd, 2013, marks the 100th anniversary of the Federal Reserve, warranting a review of its performance.  Has it achieved the purposes for which it was designed? The answer depends on whose purposes we are talking about.  For the banks, the Fed has served quite well.  For the laboring masses whose populist movement prompted it, not much has changed in a century. Thwarting Populist Demands The Federal Reserve Act was passed in 1913 in response to a wave of bank crises, which had Read more [...]

Economic Redemption: The Solution to the World’s Financial Problems

As credit manager of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Robert Hemphill once said, "The banking problem is so important that our present civilization may collapse unless it becomes widely understood and the defects remedied very soon." What people need to understand about the banking problem, is that the current monetary system has enslaved virtually every human being on this planet at the mercy of a small faction of billionaires. Take the United States for example:  The Federal Reserve is Read more [...]

World’s First ‘Trillionaire’ Offers To Pay Off U.S. National Debt Before Losing It All

The world’s richest man, Carlos Slim Helu has been the world’s richest man for four years in a row, with a net worth of $36.3 billion.  That is, until Reggie Theus recently become the world's first trillionaire. Reggie’s trillionaire status was short-lived, however. But before his bank realized they had errantly deposited the extreme figure into his account electronically, Reggie had made the open offer to pay off the national U.S. debt. Sadly, the bank realized its mistake and quickly Read more [...]

25 Facts About The Federal Reserve

As we approach the 100 year anniversary of the creation of the Federal Reserve, it is absolutely imperative that we get the American people to understand that the Fed is at the very heart of our economic problems.  It is a system of money that was created by the bankers and that operates for the benefit of the bankers.  The American people like to think that we have a "democratic system", but there is nothing "democratic" about the Federal Reserve.  Unelected, unaccountable central planners Read more [...]