Archive for November, 2010


Consumer Price Index is a Misleading Indicator

In a recent speech, Sarah Palin claimed that Mr. Obama's “pump priming” strategy to get us out this recession would come at a serious price, with one of the results a significant rise in grocery prices, which we have already begin to notice. Unfortunately, the Wall Street Journal's Sudeep Reddy decided to rebut Ms. Palin's […]

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Technology Makes Insider Trading Easy

If you are one of the people who think the stock market ever was, or ever will be, a level playing field, you – how to phrase this politely – must have eaten paint chips as a kid. It's one of the great magical feats of all time that has convinced a fairly large segment […]

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The Dirty Little History of Banking (Part V)

While the Rothschilds and the rest of the international banking multigarchy had lost their bid for a strong central bank in America, and their plans to divide and conquer the country via means of inciting a civil war were thwarted, the year 1913 arrived amid high hopes that they could manipulate Congress into pushing through […]

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The Dirty Little History of Banking (Part III)

The original date that will live in infamy was the year 1773, for this was when a wealthy coin dealer named Mayer Amschel Bauer called twelve wealthy and influential men to a meeting in Frankfort, Germany. Bauer's aim for the gathering was simple – to lay out a plan for the group to pool their […]

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AMA 22 – Marc Chandler: Making Sense of the Dollar

Has the dollar really lost its supreme place in the world? Listen in as host, Jason Hartman, discusses this subject with long time foreign exchange expert, Marc Chandler. In this episode, Chandler explains why so many are wrongly defining current conditions of both the dollar and the U.S. economy. Chandler joins us from Brown Brothers […]

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The Dirty Little History Of Banking (Part II)

When last we left off with this encapsulated history of modern banking, there was no such thing as national coinage or currency – each individual bank produced its own money which, due to differing, values, didn't work well when it came to international trade. But then the year 1694 arrived on the scene, a date […]

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AMA 21 – The Creature from Jekyll Island with G. Edward Griffin

American Monetary Association is pleased to interview the gracious and scholarly G. Edward Griffin author of the masterwork The Creature from Jekyll Island an American film producer, author, and political lecturer. Starting as a child actor, Griffin became a radio station manager before age 20. After writing for the 1968 Wallace campaign, he began a […]

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The Dirty Little History of Banking (Part I)

Banks haven't always been with us but we can trace the beginning of the idea of loaning money and charging interest to the period of the Babylonian captivity of Judah, which kicked off some time around 600 B.C. Two influential families by the name of Egibi and Iranu, who were part of the the first […]

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Chinese Monetary Policy Set By – Ben Bernanke?

The Chinese economy, at least the part we can measure, is fast closing on Japan's status as the second most productive in the world. With a wall of secrecy still solidly in place between China and rest of the world, especially the West, researchers can only estimate the true economic output of this communist juggernaut. […]

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Why the Dollar is Called a Fiat Currency

fiat currencyThe concept of a central bank has not always existed in the world and didn’t appear on the scene in America until 1913, allegedly created by an act of Congress but surreptitiously organized by a wealthy group of bankers at a clandestine meeting off the coast of Georgia, gathered at a place known as Jekyll Island. The events which transpired around that particular time period in the United States should be of interest to all citizens, since it has much to do with the economic disaster we’re currently mired in the midst of – but that’s a topic for another today.

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Federal Reserve Poised to Self Destruct

<a href="http://americanmonetaryassociation.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/self-destruct-agitprop.jpg"><img class="size-thumbnail wp-image-126 alignleft" src="http://americanmonetaryassociation.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/self-destruct-agitprop-150×150.jpg" alt="Federal Reserve" width="150" height="150" /></a>You can't really be blamed if you thought that QE 2 still referred to the Cunard cruise ship Queen Elizabeth 2, but that ocean majesty retired in 2008 and we're left with a new version of QE 2. This time around QE 2, or Quantitative Easing as it is called in Federal Reserve-speak, is code for a plan hatched by the minions of Ben Bernanke and Barack Obama in a desperate attempt to buy our way out of the economic mess we've wandered into as a nation. This predictably spineless reaction by our leaders only reinforces either:

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Does Mr. Bernanke Suffer From A Brain Blockage?

After analyzing comments made by Mr. approval cialis fda Ben Bernanke before the National Economists Club in 2002, we’re concerned that our current Federal Reserve Chairman might be operating under the burden of a non-lethal brain blockage. At least that’s the only conclusion we at the American Monetary Association can reach after reading the following […]

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