Zero Hedge | Peter Schiff visits a local Wal-Mart in the hopes of explaining that magic money trees are not real.
Michael Snyder | The unelected central planners at the Federal Reserve have decided that the time has come to slightly taper the amount of quantitative easing that it has been doing.
money.cnn.com | Prevent employers from denying job applicants based on their credit.
Zero Hedge | Feds try to clamp down on alternative currency.
Business Insider | Bitcoin is getting crushed.
Susan Jones | Ryan-Murray budget deal shows the one thing that Republicans and Democrats can agree on.
Michael Snyder | What in the world is Barack Obama thinking?
Michael Snyder | During 2013, America continued to steadily march down a self-destructive path toward oblivion.
Reuters | Possibility that Fed could trim its extraordinary economic stimulus could make this week an explosive one for financial markets.
Breitbart | New Rasmussen national telephone survey suggests that 33 percent of Americans worked more than 40 hours per week.
Zero Hedge | Gold mining is almost shut down due to prices.
Michael Snyder | All over America, formerly prosperous communities are being transformed into crime-infested wastelands of poverty and despair.
Philipp Bagus | A paper currency system contains the seeds of its own destruction.
Bloomberg | Fed may not taper at all, surprise, surprise.
libertyblitzkrieg.com | For this horrible crime of ingenuity and creativity, the U.S. government naturally, has decided to target him.
Sovereign Man blog | The IMF just dropped another bombshell.
online.wsj.com | Madoff had a two-decade-long relationship with J.P. Morgan before his arrest in December 2008.
Telegraph.co.uk | Leading economist who once argued for creation of euro now claims single currency should be abandoned for fuelling unemployment and dividing Europe.
CNS News | More than under all presidents from Washington through Reagan.
Washington’s Blog | Two Thirds of All Americans Think the American Dream Is Dead.
Michael Snyder | Do you know what is in your chicken nuggets?
Infowars.com | Establishment Republicans are almost indistinguishable from their Democrat counterparts.
Michael Snyder | Clearly Wall Street does not like it when their supply of monetary heroin is interrupted.
Paul Craig Roberts | The payroll jobs report for November from the Bureau of Labor Statistics says that the US economy created 203,000 jobs in November.
W. Ben Hunt | It’s a Fed-centric universe. Forever and ever, amen.
Zero Hedge | Stockman also said that Wall Street and the Fed are co-dependent.
Michael Snyder | At a time when Wall Street is absolutely swimming in wealth, New York City is experiencing an epidemic of homelessness.
Thomas DiLorenzo | This morning’s paper had a typical ad by a bankster soliciting deposits.
bbc.co.uk | Economic recovery had not yet lifted living standards.
Michael Snyder | “If you repeat a lie often enough, people will believe it.”
L.A. Times | As we predicted, pensions will be looted.
Fox News | Senator also says he is seriously thinking about running for president.
Washington Times | Obama never addresses the root of the problem.
reuters.com | Top Federal Reserve official said on Friday he was “open-minded” to the idea of reducing the U.S. central bank’s bond purchasing.
AFP | US stocks surged Friday after a better-than-expected labor report showed solid job creation in November.
Michael Snyder | What would you do if you logged in to your bank account one day and it showed that you had a zero balance?
Michele Hickford | Can there be any doubt America is turning into a socialist nation?
CNN Money | Ron Paul: “There will be alternatives to the dollar, and this might be one of them.”
WND | Attorney General wants to revive the sub-prime mortgage program.
International Business Times | Cards may have been compromised in a cyberattack that took place on the bank’s network in July.
SHTFPlan.com | What will happen when investors realize the economy isn’t really doing as well as we’ve been told by the experts.
Zero Hedge | “In order for currencies to be ‘exchangeable’ they have to be backed by something,”
Wall Street Journal | Indebted governments may soon consider a big one-time levy on capital assets.
Kurt Nimmo | Financial boys address the embarrassment of payday loans.
Mac Slavo | Though a decade ago civil servants and union members would never have believed it could happen, the stark reality of the situation came to pass this morning.
washingtonexaminer.com | It’s not just the opinion polls that produce data indicating a sluggish economy.
Zero Hedge | Eventually gold production will hit a standstill.
Michael Snyder | The wealthy are spending more to protect themselves from all the rest of us than ever before.
Michael Snyder | According to the National Retail Federation, Americans spent an average of 4 percent lessover the four day Thanksgiving weekend than they did last year.
Michael S. Rozeff | Massive ignorance of economics still prevalent in government and among the American people.