Past Articles


And the Next Fed Chairman Will Be…

Cometh the hour, cometh the man. Or the woman… The White House is casting about for a new Fed chairman. Three candidates have their mouths open, hoping to snag the hook: Janet Yellen, Larry Summers and Don Kohn.

Bill Bonner's Diary

What’s America’s No. 1 Export?

Another day of piddly trading, with piddly losses for both stocks and gold. So let’s turn back to our...

Bill Bonner's Diary

Old Man Rothschild Was Right…

When we left you yesterday we were lamenting how the American working classes have lost ground. Today, the typical...

Bill Bonner's Diary

How America’s Working Stiffs Got Stiffed

Amazing how much difference a few years make. We first visited China in the 1980s. It was an appalling...

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The Honest President

Dear Diary Reader, Dad is in Beijing at the Chinese launch of his new book on family wealth, Family Fortunes. So...

Bill Bonner's Diary

Your Only Advantage in the Markets

Whew! We spent most of last week on airplanes. From Paris to Amsterdam… then to Vancouver… then to Beijing… and...