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How America Can Free Itself From Wall Street

October 14, 2018 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Wall Street owns the country. That was the opening line of a fiery speech that populist leader Mary Ellen Lease delivered around 1890. Franklin Roosevelt said it again in a letter to Colonel House in 1933, and Sen. Dick Durbin was still saying it in 2009.

Central Banks Have Gone Rogue, Putting Us All At Risk

September 23, 2018 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Central bankers are now aggressively playing the stock market. To say they are buying up the planet may be an exaggeration, but they could. They can create money at will, and they have declared their “independence” from government. They have become rogue players in a game of their own.

Trump Takes on the Fed

August 4, 2018 11:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The president has criticized Federal Reserve policy for undermining his attempts to build the economy. The best way to make the central bank serve the needs of the economy is to make it a public utility.