Russia and China pushes for DOLLAR COLLAPSE – Prepare for civil unrest in the United States

Financial Crisis Six Times Worse Than The 2008 Crash Heading Our Way.Civil unrest in the United States

http://investmentwatchblog.com/rickards-brace-for-financial-storm-6x-larger-than-2008/

RUSSIA pushes for DOLLAR COLLAPSE – PENTAGON prepares MASS CIVIL BREAKDOWN

The struggle is big. Western Media playing it down. But, the U S Pentagon now preparing for MASS Civil breakdown. U S, Europe and Saudi Arabia in an all out war with Russia China and Brazil for the dominant role […]

The Next War In The Middle East Has Begun And Israel Vows ‘To Act Powerfully On All Fronts’

By Michael Snyder

Israel and Hezbollah are at war.  On top of everything else that is going on in the world, now we have a new war in the Middle East, and nobody is quite certain what is going to happen next.  Israel has been preparing for this moment for more than 8 years.  So has Hezbollah.  According to some reports, Hezbollah has amassed an arsenal of 50,000 rockets […]

Oil Collapse: “This Could Cause The Most Destructive Economic Situation Since the Great Depression”

Mac Slavo January 28th, 2015 SHTFplan.com

 

With the price of oil hovering around $44 and U.S. oil inventories at record highs the general consensus is that the economy will soon see a boost in consumer spending as Americans will take their gas savings and spend it at retail stores.

But there’s a lot more going on with oil on a geo-political scale than can be pumped into a 30-second propaganda […]

59% of Americans in $30k-75k bracket say their income falling behind cost of living

Comparing the inflated cost of living today from 1938 to 2015:

For-profit colleges are the resurrection of subprime mortgage lenders for the college industry.

from MyBudget360.com:

People have a hard time understanding how inflation erodes their purchasing power.  Little by little the cost of everything goes up and people simply assume this is normal in an economy.  The $2 movie ticket becomes a $8 movie ticket.  That can […]

JIM WILLIE: The U.S. Dollar Will Not Survive 2015! The Great Quickening Has Commenced. Something Big, Ugly, And Nasty This Way Comes.

The forecast for fast acceleration of events into the January month has occurred on schedule. Normally a very big event occurs every several weeks, or every few months. In just the last three weeks, ten have taken place of significance. The pace has quickened in an alarming fashion. The Great Quickening has commenced. Something big, ugly, and nasty this way comes.

by Jim Willie, Golden Jackass, via Silver Doctors:

In […]

QE4 HELICOPTER DROP Needed as Strong U.S. Dollar Hurting Economy!

Sources: “Stocks end lower; Caterpillar, Microsoft disappoint” http://www.cnbc.com/id/102371916 “BBC News – Apple posts the biggest quarterly profit in history” http://www.bbc.com/news/business-3101… “Strong Dollar Squeezes U.S. Firms – WSJ” http://www.wsj.com/articles/strong-do… “Budget Forecast Sees End to Sharp Deficit Declines – NYTimes.comhttp://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/27/us/… “Doubts grow about mid-year rate hike, but Fed won’t express any – MarketWatch” http://www.marketwatch.com/story/doub… “1 in 3 on Disability Have Mental Disorder; 42.9% in D.C. | CNS News” http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/a… “Fear […]

In the recovery so far – Top 1% incomes grew from $871k to $968k – Bottom 99% fell from $44k to $43.9k

"So far all of the gains of the recovery have gone to the top 1 percent" @JustinWolfers http://t.co/tSmQFUVnEL pic.twitter.com/DTZsyxqgwU

— The Upshot (@UpshotNYT) January 28, 2015

Far better instead to focus on the average of the past two years. That average supports the narrative that the economic recovery so far has only boosted the incomes of the rich, and it has yielded no improvement for […]

If you have most of your money tied up in the bank, you are either the most generous person in the world, or you are a fool of monumental proportions.

by Dave Hodges

If you have most of your money tied up in the bank, you are either the most generous person in the world, or you are a fool of monumental proportions. Have you invested in developing the means to defend your property and family’s lives? Do you have enough food and water stored up to survive at least two years? Nearly every publication estimates the derivatives debt […]

Cyber War Poses Risk of Bail-Ins to Banks and Deposits – Entire Western Financial System Is Vulnerable

by GoldCore

Cyber Attacks Growing In Frequency – Entire Western Financial System Is Vulnerable

The threat posed by cyber war to our increasingly complicated, technologically dependent and vulnerable financial institutions, markets, banks and indeed deposits becomes more clear by the day.

British and US agents will carry out a mock cyber attack or ‘cyber war games’ on the Bank of England and commercial banks in City of London and […]

The US minimum wage has declined 90% in REAL MONEY in just the last 40 years!!

In 1968, 22 hours of work on minimum wage bought you an ounce of gold, in 2011, 200 hours of work were required to afford an ounce of gold.

— trutherbot (@trutherbot) January 28, 2015

Today’s astonishing chart of the day graphs the US Federal minimum wage over the past 80 years….not based in fiat Federal Reserve notes…but based in real money: Gold. The US minimum wage has declined […]

Global Asset prices excl Energy & Metals at record highs overlaid with excessive debt levels=toxic primer for Asset implosion & deflation!

The only sector that I think is very inexpensive is Precious Metals, and in particularly precious-metals stocks.

— Marc Faber (@MarcFaberBlogs) January 28, 2015

Oil companies are looking at ‘outright liquidations’

http://www.businessinsider.com/oil-drillers-going-bust-2015-1

Major Oil Companies Planning $28B Cuts in Capital Spending by 2017 Amid Falling Oil Prices

The world’s leading oil companies are reported to be planning a $28 billion cut in capital spending by 2017 to keep debt […]

For 45 years. US foreign policy was based on being closer to both Russia & China than they were to each other. Obama has squandered that.

Bad U.S. Policy Pushes Russia, China and Iran Closer Together

Heck Of a Job …

As the following headlines show, bad American policy has pushed Russia, China and Iran closer together:

China calls for new Asian security structure based on group with Russia, Iran that excludes US (Fox) Russia may build eight nuclear reactors for Iran (Reuters) Russia signs 30-year gas deal with China (BBC) Putin Post-Mortem: “Unipolar Model […]

Dr. Jim Willie: “Dollar Death Process Has Started” – Sources: Germany Is Moving East!

One Radio Network was joined by Editor and publisher of the Golden Jackass and the Hat Trick Letter, Jim Willie, who as is stated at the very beginning of the interview, accurately predicted in 2013, the recent Swiss bombshell of unpegging their Franc from the Euro which recent sent the global economic community into shock.

Willie informs us that the “death of the US Dollar process has started”, that Germany […]

NONE of the scum that rises to the top of the septic lagoon that currently serves as modern American politics is going to “save the Republic” or give a crap about the Constitution because ALL OF THEM are sold out puppets to the banks and megacorporations — WITHOUT exception.

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.

I’m sorry, but I’m sick of people trying to lie to you and assure you that your vote for ANYONE in the presidential bread and circuses dog and pony show coming up in 2016 is going to matter in the slightest itty bitty teensy weensy little bit. Both sides of the carpet are […]

EU to consider barring Russia from SWIFT interbank system, Russian PM warns of tough response

Calls to disconnect Russian banks from the global SWIFT interbank system came amid the deterioration of relations between Russia and the West, and the introduction of sanctions in response to Moscow’s alleged role in the Ukraine conflict. Russia’s response to a possible cut-off from the SWIFT international banking payment system will be “unrestricted,” Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev vowed.

What Do They Know? Why Are So Many Of The Super Wealthy Preparing Bug Out Locations?

By Michael Snyder

A lot of ultra-rich people are quietly preparing to “bug out” when the time comes.  They are buying survival properties, they are buying farms in far away countries and they are buying deep underground bunkers.  In fact, a prominent insider at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland says that “very powerful people are telling us they’re scared” and he shocked his audience when he revealed […]

Rick Rule: Gold is in a war with the US $

Ron Paul On Gold & The Fed’s Failed ‘Utopian Dream’

by Ron Paul via The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity,

Over the last 100 years the Fed has had many mandates and policy changes in its pursuit of becoming the chief central economic planner for the United States. Not only has it pursued this utopian dream of planning the US economy and financing every boondoggle conceivable in the welfare/warfare state, it has become the manipulator of the premier […]

Shop ’til you drop! #Spain retail sales see largest rise in 11 years in December, +6.5%

Shop 'til you drop! #Spain retail sales see largest rise in 11 years in December, +6.5% pic.twitter.com/O9hrrfhgkF

— Global Markets Forum (@ReutersGMF) January 29, 2015

‘National moral disgrace’: Over 1 in 5 US children on food stamps & living in poverty… Food stamp usage has quadrupled among US service members since ‘06

‘National moral disgrace’: Over 1 in 5 US children on food stamps & living in poverty http://t.co/SGtuXhmUnt pic.twitter.com/eN8QEApojz

— RT America (@RT_America) January 29, 2015

Over 20 percent of US children ? an estimated 16 million youths ? are on food stamps, according to the latest government figures. That number has almost doubled since the Great Recession began in 2007. Nearly a quarter are living below the poverty line.

[…]

It may be necessary to sacrifice Greece to save Spain – why the eurozone is unlikely to blink first.

It may be necessary to sacrifice Greece to save Spain – why the eurozone is unlikely to blink first. My latest. http://t.co/LXeugIkjlq

— Simon Nixon (@Simon_Nixon) January 29, 2015

The best idea in a long time: Covering parking lots with solar panels

The best idea in a long time: Covering parking lots with solar panels http://t.co/gAlrmHnLXz pic.twitter.com/C3ifJjRhZo

— Washington Post (@washingtonpost) January 29, 2015

It’s just what it sounds like — covering up a parking lot with solar panels, which are elevated above the ground so that cars park in the shade beneath a canopy of photovoltaics. Depending of course on the size of the array, you can generate a lot […]

In 2014, Lagarde threatened US if Congress did not increase China votes in IMF by Dec 31. Now says, “just kidding.”

In 2014, @Lagarde threatened US if Congress did not increase #China votes in #IMF by Dec 31. Now says, “just kidding.”http://t.co/OzPG8uCyS8

— Jim Rickards (@JamesGRickards) January 29, 2015

IMF Executive Board Reports to the Board of Governors on the 2010 Reforms and the Fifteenth General Review of Quotas

Press Release No. 15/20 January 28, 2015

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) adopted on January […]

Jesse Ventura on BBG equating RT to ISIS: Big Brother should not tell us what to watch

The US government has no place telling American citizens what to watch, and should not be comparing a news organization to terrorist groups, former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura told RT. While offering his thoughts on the head of the Broadcasting Board of Governor’s recent equation of RT with ISIS and Boko Haram, the sometimes controversial figure also explained his theory on how the monetization of iconic CBS program “60 […]

GREECE/EC STANDOFF: Sensation as ‘Samaras already had deal with Troika’ leak hits European press

BY JOHN WARD

IS THE STORY CREDIBLE, & WHO LEAKED IT?

Person or persons unknown leaked the ‘news’ 48 hours ago that Antonis Samaras had aready extracted huge concessions from the country’s lenders in a secret deal completed last November. The Slog tries to unravel truth from fiction.

The Italian daily La Repubblica was first with the story, which has since been picked up by Open Europe and ForexLive. Although […]

Boeing to Build Air Force One Replacement With Bids for Systems

(Bloomberg) — The Air Force will let Boeing Co. build the replacement for Air Force One without competition but allow bidding on specialized equipment for the new presidential aircraft, the service informed Congress.

Air Force Secretary Deborah James on Wednesday signed a document that justifies keeping Boeing as the sole source contractor to provide three modified 747-8 passenger planes, according to an e-mail notifying congressional committees.

The service determined that […]

FL: Woman finds husband in marital bed with another woman -hits him with shoe – gets arrested.

An Ormond Beach wife who found her husband in bed with another woman at her home beat the man with her shoe, Volusia County sheriff’s deputies said.

Christine Black, 46, a teacher in Orange County, was arrested and charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, according to an arrest report.

http://www.news-journalonline.com/article/20150127/NEWS/150129517/1025?Title=Deputies-Ormond-wife-catches-husband-with-other-woman-beats-him-with-shoe