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Luddy: The Fed's Risky Uncharted Course

The Fed

Blog04/17/2017
The Fed has strayed from its initial charter and is now the primary enabler of federal deficit spending and debt, which is now almost $20 trillion.

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Trump Betrays His Base On The Fed

The FedU.S. Economy

Blog04/13/2017
Trump has made it clear that he understands the Fed’s low-interest-rate policy has very real consequences beyond Wall Street.

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Week in Review: April 8, 2017

The FedWar and Foreign PolicyEntrepreneurshipPolitical Theory

Blog04/07/2017
After months of calling for more trade wars and drug wars, the Trump administration now wants a full-blown war in Syria.

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Audit the Pentagon

The FedStrategy

Blog04/05/2017
No one knows what the Pentagon does with your money — including the Pentagon.

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Auditing the Fed Is Now More Important than Ever

The Fed

Blog04/03/2017
Monetary policy has become unhinged since the most recent financial crisis and the Fed’s balance sheet has exploded to unprecedented levels.

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Week in Review: April 1, 2017

The FedMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

Blog03/31/2017
The late Murray Rothbard thought war and peace was the most important libertarian issue.

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Ending the Federal Reserve from the Bottom Up

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog03/30/2017
Article 1, Section 10 of the US Constitution already provides state governments with tools they need to undermine the central bank's money monopoly.

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Week in Review: March 18, 2017

The FedHealthU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog03/17/2017
The Fed raised interest rates another quarter of a point, selling the narrative that the economy is strong — in spite of its own indicators.

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How the Fed Operates — And Why It's a Problem

The FedMoney and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

Blog03/14/2017
Central bankers often claim their tinkering with the money supply is but a small intervention, but in reality, it sets the boom-bust cycle in motion.

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Can Yellen Keep the Boom Going?

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog03/05/2017
Sometimes, pouring more easy money into a late-stage economic boom can keep it going just a little longer. Can Yellen pull this off?

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