Truman in English

Select articles and exclusive interviews for our anglophone readers.

“Greece will neither want to leave the euro nor threaten to do so” – Yanis Varoufakis

“Greece will neither want to leave the euro nor threaten to do so” – Yanis Varoufakis

Interview with SYRIZA candidate to the Greek Parliament, Yanis Varoufakis.…

Going All-In On a Weak Argument

Going All-In On a Weak Argument

The wealthy prefer the dollar system. It’s making them wealthier.…

Crush the Greeks!

Crush the Greeks!

The Greek bailout revisited in the light of the Geithner revelations.…

The Fall of the Berlin Wall, 25th Anniversary

The Fall of the Berlin Wall, 25th Anniversary

Documents show accident and contingency, anxiety in world capitals.…

A Signal of Coming Collapse

A Signal of Coming Collapse

A currency collapse is the total wipeout of debt denominated in that currency. …

Why is the Gold Standard Urgent?

Why is the Gold Standard Urgent?

There will be no recovery while our monetary cancer rages, unchecked. We must rediscover the gold standard, which is the only cure.…

A Monetary Cancer Metastasizes in Europe

A Monetary Cancer Metastasizes in Europe

The right approach to understanding what’s happening in the euro begins with the observation that a paper currency like the euro is a closed loop system.…

Argentina’s Default: A Devastating Lesson in Unfunded Government Liabilities

Argentina’s Default: A Devastating Lesson in Unfunded Government Liabilities

Argentina's central planners have pursued a slew of defunct monetary policies of the Keynesian, Monetarist and Mercantilist variety. Repeated default is the fruit of that labor.…

The Euro Goes Negative

The Euro Goes Negative

It's not a fiscal cliff we are going over, it's a money cliff.…

Europe’s Crisis and the Rise of the Ultra-Right is the Left’s Fault

Europe’s Crisis and the Rise of the Ultra-Right is the Left’s Fault

Europe is decomposing because of the Left’s spectacular failure to intervene both during the construction phase of Europe’s economic and monetary union and after the latter’s crisis had begun.…

Tiananmen at 25 Years

Tiananmen at 25 Years

Chinese Military Was Split over Bloody Suppression of 1989 Student Protests, DIA Reported…

CIA Successfully Conceals Bay of Pigs History

CIA Successfully Conceals Bay of Pigs History

D.C. Circuit split decision rules CIA Draft History can be kept secret indefinitely.…

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