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The Doomsday Scenario for the Stock and Housing Bubbles

The Doomsday Scenario for the stock and housing bubbles is simple: the Fed’s magic fails. When dropping interest rates to zero and flooding the financial sector with loose money fail to ignite the economy and reflate the deflating bubbles, punters will … Continue reading

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Americans Call their Government America’s Top Problem

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org On February 18th, Gallup bannered “Record High Name Government as Most Important Problem” and reported that, out of a list of 47 national “problems,” the top ten that were selected (and the percentage of … Continue reading

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How America’s Dictatorship Works

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org Trump could not have become America’s President if he had not won the “vote” of his nation’s second-largest political donor in 2016, casinos-owner Sheldon Adelson. In publicly recorded donations, as of 25 December 2018, … Continue reading

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Why Venezuela’s People Are Suffering

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org INTRODUCTION The case that will be documented here is that Venezuela’s people are suffering from a tragic national situation which actually cannot be reversed by anything that’s within the power of Venezuela’s Government to … Continue reading

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What the Venezuelan Constitution Says About Changing the President

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org Venezuela’s Constitution simply does not permit what U.S. President Trump is demanding, which is overthrowing and replacing the elected Venezuelan President by the second-in-line-of succession. What Trump demands is comparable in Venezuela to, in … Continue reading

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