Remarkably, in a speech on monetary policy given at the Jackson Hole conference last Friday, Jay Powell never mentioned money, money supply, M1 or M2. The FOMC appears to no longer take the consequences of monetary expansion into account. But the fact is that rising consumer prices caused by monetary expansion have driven real rates sharply […]

From the get-go, I and many other medical experts have warned of the possibility of these shots causing antibody dependent enhancement , a situation in which the shot actually facilitates a cascade of disease complications rather than protects against it. Data showing those who got the shot early this year are now at increased […]

Cook County, Illinois, Judge James Shapiro reached a new low in covid tyranny by forbidding Rebecca Firlit from seeing her 11-year-old son until she receives a covid vaccine. An increasing number of state and local governments are requiring their employees and even people working in some private jobs to take covid vaccines, as well […]

The fact is that Canada’s woke emperor has no clothes. At the start of the current election campaign, in an attempt to burnish his feminist credentials, Justin Trudeau vowed to turn the country’s supposed «she-cession» into a «she-covery.» But the evidence does not support claims of a «she-cession,» and it is plain to […]

On August 13, Russia’s Central Bank called it a «technological financial pyramid scheme.» First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Russia, Sergey Shvetsov, likened buying Bitcoin to «entering a minefield» and said the local stock exchange should not list any companies that trade in Bitcoin . A month earlier, on July 18, the Bank of England’s FinTech […]

The economy contracted 0.3 per cent between April and June, or 1.1 per cent on an annual basis, Statistics Canada reported on Aug. Adding to the dismal report, the federal agency delivered preliminary data for July that showed gross domestic product declined 0.4 per cent, a worrisome start to the third quarter. It’s the first quarterly […]

Simply put, if you believe in high inflation, you would put your money in hard assets, like gold, real estate, commodities and certain stocks. And of course, the currency of the country where the inflation is taking place should be avoided. Day after day, the financial news features a parade of smug people pontificating on this issue. After the 2008 […]