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IMF Lowers Expectations Of American Economic Growth

Still under the impact of a harsh winter, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) estimates that the U.S. economy will grow no more than 2% over 2014. The organization’s previous estimate was 2.7%. This latest report, released Monday, even downgrades forecasts for the Federal Reserve, and highlights structural weaknesses in the largest economy in the world


The New World Order And The Rise Of The East

“Actually, as Winston well knew, it was only four years since Oceania had been at war with Eastasia and in alliance with Eurasia. But that was merely a piece of furtive knowledge, which he happened to possess because his memory was not satisfactorily under control. Officially the change of partners had never happened. Oceania was


Who Is The New Secret Buyer Of U.S. Debt?

On the surface, the economic atmosphere of the U.S. has appeared rather calm and uneventful. Stocks are up, employment isn’t great but jobs aren’t collapsing into the void (at least not openly), and the U.S. dollar seems to be going strong. Peel away the thin veneer, however, and a different financial horror show is revealed.


False East/West Paradigm Hides The Rise Of Global Currency

Despite popular belief, very few things in our world are exactly what they seem. That which is painted as righteous is often evil. That which is painted as kind is often malicious. That which is painted as simple is often complex. That which is painted as complex often ends up being disturbingly two dimensional. Regardless,


Ukraine: 17 Billion Reasons To Doubt It Is About Democracy

The IMF Executive Board (IMF) has formally adopted a two-year ‘financial assistance’ program to Ukraine worth 17,000 million. With this decision, the IMF and the western powers have given the green light to begin acquiring the country’s assets in a number of steps and through compliance to certain globalist banking rules that are pre-established by


Russia Is Dominated By Global Banks, Too

Numerous cultures have had holidays dedicated to the celebration of pulling the wool over the eyes of others, from the ancient Romans, to early Muslims, to medieval Christians, to Americans and Europeans today.  As April begins, we once again turn a mischievous eye to the concept of the fool and, as always, each person seeks to be


IMF “Shock Treatment” For Ukraine: Collapse Of The Standard Of Living

On March 27, Ukraine’s interim coalition government announced concrete policy measures as part of its agreement with the IMF: a 50 percent increase of the retail price of gas coupled with the deregulation of the foreign exchange market. The hike in gas prices is required by the IMF as part of an 18 Billion dollar pledge,


Plundering Ukraine For Profit

On March 27, an IMF press release headlined "IMF Staff Level Agreement with Ukraine on US $14 - 18 billion Stand-By Arrangement." Nikolay Gueorguiev is IMF Mission Chief for Ukraine. He's loan shark chief in charge of plundering it for profit. He issued a statement, saying in part: "The mission has reached a staff-level agreement with


EU-Ukraine Trade Deal Paves The Way For Brutal Economic Austerity. IMF To Apply “The Greek Model”

Amid intensifying US and European Union sanctions and military provocations against Russia, the EU and the Western-backed government in Ukraine signed a pact that paves the way for brutal austerity measures and free market “reforms.” The EU-Ukraine Association Agreement is based on the deal that former President Viktor Yanukovych’s Ukrainian government rejected, leading to the


Deluded Currency Cultists Believe The Dollar Is Invincible

At the onset of the derivatives collapse in 2007/2008 it would have been easy to assume that most of America was receiving a valuable education in normalcy bias. In 2006, the amount of ego on display surrounding mortgage investment was so disturbingly grotesque, anyone with any true understanding of the situation felt like projectile vomiting. To watch the smug righteousness


Nixon, Rockefeller, IG Farben, And Global Control

To learn why Richard Nixon was really blown out of the White House, you could begin with the infamous Nazi chemical/pharmaceutical cartel, IG Farben. The cartel that pushed Hitler over the top into power in Germany. One of its lasting legacies is the multinational corporation expanded to titanic proportions. Farben didn’t just buy smaller companies,


The Grand Chess Board Of World War III (Part One)

All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players: They have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages. -William Shakespeare Many times in the midst of a global crisis, it is easy to lose sight of what is important,


How To Take Your Money Out Of The Bank Without Going To Prison

The banking industry is absolute chaos as their criminality is being exposed for the entire world to see. It is now widely known that the derivatives debt is over $1 quadrillion dollars and some of the rank and file in this country are concerned that their bank accounts, 401K’s, IRA’s and pensions will be confiscated


Expatriate Or Revolution?

There is one undeniable fact that is emerging from the world of international finance; if you want to retain the money that you have earned, you are going to have to leave the country or you are going to have to overthrow the bankers that have hijacked your government. I will not mince words. This


IMF Proposal To Tax Bank Deposits

A report by Agence France-Presse, the International Monetary Fund strongly suggests countries tax the rich to fix deficit, is a caveat for a bigger risk. "The IMF has set off shockwaves this week in Washington by suggesting countries fight budget deficits by raising taxes. In its Fiscal Monitor report, subtitled "Taxing Times", the Fund advanced


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