Economic Attrition

January 10, 2017

American population growth has collapsed under the presidencies of George W. Bush and Barack Obama. U.S. Census figures show that from 1900-2000, the population rose from 76.1 million to 282.2 million, an average... read more

American population growth has collapsed under the presidencies of George W. Bush and Barack Obama. U.S. Census figures show that from 1900-2000, the population rose from 76.1 million to 282.2......read more

November 14, 2016

While Hillary Clinton now blames FBI Director James Comey's investigation of her emails for her loss, sane Democrats realize that it was her refusal to fight Wall Street to improve the the living standards of workers... read more

While Hillary Clinton now blames FBI Director James Comey's investigation of her emails for her loss, sane Democrats realize that it was her refusal to fight Wall Street to improve......read more

November 3, 2016

What kind of fraud was President Obama's ARRA — the "Stimulus Act of 2009" — which was supposed to be focused on helping states and cities recover employment and construction? Infrastructure spending by states and... read more

What kind of fraud was President Obama's ARRA — the "Stimulus Act of 2009" — which was supposed to be focused on helping states and cities recover employment and construction?......read more

July 14, 2016

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her Finance Minister, Wolfgang Schaeuble, remained blind to reality yesterday, issuing ineffectual denials of any problems in the German economy or banking system. But in an... read more

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her Finance Minister, Wolfgang Schaeuble, remained blind to reality yesterday, issuing ineffectual denials of any problems in the German economy or banking system. But in......read more

June 28, 2016

The Brexit vote has exposed (not caused) the bankruptcy of the entire western financial system, but also the political bankruptcy of the Blair/Cameron era of the British Empire. read more

The Brexit vote has exposed (not caused) the bankruptcy of the entire western financial system, but also the political bankruptcy of the Blair/Cameron era of the British Empire.......read more

January 5, 2016

The first week of the New Year has started on cue with international turmoil, marked by the advent of officialized "bail-in" policy in the Trans-Atlantic region, and backing for barbarism by Saudi Arabia, the... read more

The first week of the New Year has started on cue with international turmoil, marked by the advent of officialized "bail-in" policy in the Trans-Atlantic region, and backing for barbarism......read more

December 30, 2015

As the blowout of high-yield or "junk" debt related to commodities continues in the U.S. credit markets, at least three and perhaps a half-dozen more hedge fund failures were reported Dec. 29. Seneca Capital... read more

As the blowout of high-yield or "junk" debt related to commodities continues in the U.S. credit markets, at least three and perhaps a half-dozen more hedge fund failures were reported......read more

December 17, 2015
December 17, 2015

Suicide rates have exploded among laid-off workers in Canadian oil fields in Alberta and Saskatchewan provinces in recent months, increasing by 30 percent in the first six months of 2015, as compared to the first six... read more

Suicide rates have exploded among laid-off workers in Canadian oil fields in Alberta and Saskatchewan provinces in recent months, increasing by 30 percent in the first six months of 2015,......read more