Operation Twisted Logic

“‘Operation Twist’ is another attempt to keep interest rates low and to encourage borrowing when the present crisis is in fact the result of low interest rates and excessive borrowing.”

“The Fed’s entire policy program suffers from the same defect that all market interventions suffer from. The moment you stop intervening, the underlying problems come to the surface again. Administrative price setting does not change economic reality, at least not for the better.¨ Detlev Schlichter Continue reading

Rockefeller, Morgan, and War

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World War II might therefore be considered, from one point of view, as a coalition war: the Morgans got their war in Europe, the Rockefellers theirs in Asia.”

“It should be clear that the name of the political party in power is far less important than the particular regime’s financial and banking connections.”
Murray N. Rothbard

Passport to the Total State

“It is the mandatory nature of any travel document that converts it into a violation of rights.”

The passport has grown into what is arguably the single most powerful tool of totalitarian America, second only to law enforcement itself. It no longer pretends to protect individuals; not a single terrorist has been apprehended as a result of passport checks. But it does cement the totalitarian state. The mandatory passport should be reviled and rejected as an abuse of human rights and common decency.
Wendy McElroy Continue reading