Economy

Cyprus Protesters and Bank Employees Clash With Police; Europe and Russia Reject Bailout

Cyprus Protesters and Bank Employees Clash With Police; Europe and Russia Reject Bailout

Local news in Cyprus is reporting an escalation in the protests that have begun in the wake of attempts by EU chiefs to confiscate the savings of depositors. The news of possible bank closures has enraged the public. It appears that in order to keep things under control, the Central Bank is discussing a possible […]

World Debt Explained: Nation’s Debt In $100 Bills

World Debt Explained: Nation’s Debt In $100 Bills

Politicians speak about Millions, Billions & Trillions everyday. The numbers mean nothing unless one understands the size of these numbers. Here is an info-graphic that is visualizing world debt in $100 bills while making the assumption that debt is represented by physical paper (when it is nothing but a bunch of electronic ones and zeros […]

10 Predictions for 2013

10 Predictions for 2013

This past year, 2012, was an eventful year. We had another Olympics, a U.S. presidential election, the warmest year on record, and lived through the Mayan apocalypse. However, many things did not occur that many of the trend seers predicted, especially dramatic events that made the boldest predictions. As we enter 2013, time itself seems […]

Is The World Abandoning The U.S. Economy?

Is The World Abandoning The U.S. Economy?

Brandon Smith, Contributor Activist Post Go to any university, any center of equities trade, any meeting place for financial academia, any fiscal think tank, and they will tell you without the slightest hint of doubt in their eyes that the U.S. economy is essential to the survival of the world. To even broach the possibility that […]

Cyber Attacks on Banks Inspire Secret Technocratic Network to Protect Financial Information

Cyber Attacks on Banks Inspire Secret Technocratic Network to Protect Financial Information

Susanne Posel, Contributor Activist Post Last month, mainstream media reported on the cyber-attacks to our banking institutions that disrupted business and caused havoc for customers. National Security officials stated that although the attacks have begun to subside, they are remaining vigilant. A nameless, faceless group of alleged Iranian hackers is being blamed for the attacks to JPMorgan Chase, […]

Mega-Banks Plan to Steal Your Money and Blame Fake Muslim Cyber Attack

Mega-Banks Plan to Steal Your Money and Blame Fake Muslim Cyber Attack

Susanne Posel, Contributor Activist Post Senator and self-proclaimed Zionist Joseph Lieberman declared that it was Iran who cyber-attacked Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase in 2011 and began with more frequency this year. Lieberman, as the chairman of the Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee states that the financial attack was spurned from the state-sponsored anti-Muslim film circulating […]

QE3 Blowing Up the Debt Bubble

QE3 Blowing Up the Debt Bubble

James Hall, Contributor Activist Post It begins . . . the latest downgrade of credit worthiness for the former titan reserve currency. As reality strikes, financial confidence goes negative. Forget the pump-and-dump equity markets, just how long will it be before the bondholders demand higher interest rates to cover their risk? Ben Shalom Bernanke answers this […]

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