Peter Schiff

Doing Away With Ceiling Drama

Doing Away With Ceiling Drama

Both Congress and the President readily admit that without an increase in the debt ceiling, the government will default on its obligations.

 Peter Schiff

Patriotic Millionaires Unmasked

Patriotic Millionaires Unmasked

The elevation of taxpaying into an act of patriotism seems a stretch for most Americans.

 Michael Hudson

Obama Wins for whom?

Obama Wins for whom?

Mr. Obama has joined with the Republicans in perverting the vocabulary to pretend that government is the problem, not his campaign contributors on Wall Street.

 Luis Martín

Washington’s European Cliff

Washington’s European Cliff

The concern today, especially for Washington, is to keep the European utopia alive for as long as possible.

 Deutsche Bank Research

US Economy: Obama’s Track Record

US Economy: Obama’s Track Record

Last-minute statistics might provide President Obama with some tailwind.

 Paul Brodsky

Gentlemen, Start Your DeLoreans

Gentlemen, Start Your DeLoreans

While some continue to argue that the US can only get its fiscal house in order by running trade and/or budget surpluses, it would seem the US’s official gold stock could be revalued to the extent that no trade or budget surplus is necessary as any sort of precondition.

 Paul Brodsky

The Realist

The Realist

On the eve of this evening’s US presidential debate and with two weeks to go before the election, we thought it would be fitting to publicly endorse our favorite candidate – the Realist.

 Deutsche Bank Research

Fed’s QE3 – playing with fire

Fed’s QE3 – playing with fire

Risky assets continue to surge, turning a blind eye to the weakening global economy.

 National Security Archive

«A Classified Mea Culpa on Iraq»

«A Classified Mea Culpa on Iraq»

CIA Analysis Acknowledges Intelligence Failure on Iraq’s WMDs.

 Peter Schiff

The Gold Standard Gets Another Look

The Gold Standard Gets Another Look

Under a gold standard, the free market determines money supply and interest rates.

 Peter Schiff

Republicans Hope, But Don’t Change

Republicans Hope, But Don’t Change

Ryan never considers how rising interest costs on the many trillions of dollars of outstanding government debt holdthe potential to completely upend budget projections.

 John Browne

Dependence Day

Dependence Day

Lower tax burdens, less onerous regulation, and the end of state sponsored crony capitalism will energize real businesses.