Past Articles


Civilization Will Not Survive

Gold up $10 an ounce yesterday. The Dow up 40 points. Meanwhile, the most watched stock index in the world, the S&P 500, closed at a new all-time closing high of 1,890.9. In yesterday’s Diary, we revealed economist and author Richard Duncan’s outlook for the months ahead. You noticed, surely, that it corresponds with our own, at least to...

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Are You Prepared for the Coming Stock Market Crash?

The Dow rose 74 points yesterday. Gold dropped $3 an ounce. What do you expect? Yesterday was April Fools'...

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The Fed Is Stealing from You… and You Don’t Even Know It

Nihilo ex nihilo fit. Out of nothing, nothing comes. First put forward by ancient Greek philosopher Parmenides in the...

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Jim Rogers Hates This Market…

Last week left us with no clear trends. The Dow took a 300-point drubbingon Monday. And the S&P 500...

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Crony Connections…

Oh, no! Now Barack Obama is on the case! First the pope. Now the president. The Dow fell again...

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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...