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  • TELEMARKETERS WILL BE ABLE TO CALL YOUR CELL
    From multiple sources
    Jan. 23, 2006

    Starting February 5th (2006) telemarketers will be able to call your cell phone to sell goods and services at your expense.

    If you do not want your cell phone to be called or placed on the list, call 1-888-382-1222 from each of your cell phones. This will place that phone on the list for the next 5 years.

    Please pass this on to your friends and family.


  • FLUORIDE POISONING
    Submitted by Webmaster
    Jan. 11, 2006


  • WINDOWS PCS FACE 'HUGE' VIRUS THREAT
    Kevin Allison
    Submitted by Sartre
    Jan. 3, 2006


  • MICROSOFT PREPARING PATCH FOR WINDOWS FLAW
    Allison Linn
    Submitted by Bob Taft
    Jan. 3, 2006


  • RADICAL NEW TIRE DESIGN BY MICHELIN
    Submmitted By Webmaster
    Dec. 26, 2005


  • BUTTER VS. MARGARINE
    Donnie Darelik
    Dec. 17, 2005


  • HOMESCHOOLERS: GET $300 IN FREE CURRICULUM TODAY!
    From WorldNetDaily.com
    Aug. 30, 2005


  • WHAT'S BEHIND THE TRADE DEFICIT NUMBERS?
    Antony P. Mueller
    July 1, 2005


  • LEGENDARY FUNDS MANAGER PREDICTS UTTER GLOBAL COLLAPSE STEMMING FROM BURSTING OF PROPERTY BUBBLE BLAMES BUSH-CHENEY "REGIME"
    June 22, 2005


  • BEING STOOPED AND SHACKLED
    Charleston Voice
    June 20, 2005


  • MAJOR FRAUDS OF THE U.S. MONETARY SYSTEM
    From Gold-Eagle
    May 16, 2005

  • US REAL WAGES FALL AT FASTEST RATE IN 4 YEARS
    Christopher Swann
    May 11, 2005


  • GEN. LONGSTREET WARS FOR GOLD
    Thomas J. DiLorenzo
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    May 9, 2005


  • FUEL:
    BIODIESEL: FROM BACKYARD TO BIG TIME
    From W.G.E.N.
    May 8, 2005

    Folks, I am going to keep at this Bio-Diesel topic until I see it become a household (garagehold?) word. It is so insane to keep paying the prices for gasoline when we have a READY and AVAILABLE NOW resource in America to fuel our vehicles and economy. Granted - this will only work for those engines that use diesel right now but think of what a real dent bio-diesel would put into the cry for MORE OIL!!! If we had Bio Diesel READILY available nationwide think of how the price for it would go down and think of how that will reduce the price for our TRUCKERS who deliver most all our goods in America. This SHOULD then reduce the cost in goods at the retail end as well. How many engines operate on diesel to produce power (ENRON???) - THINK!!!! this could open up a whole new industry in America for AMERICANS.

    Using soybeans will mean an increase in market for our AMERICAN farmers and it is a renewable product - not needing eons to turn into a fossil fuel. It is CLEANER (The Greeners should be pushing this in the same manner they push no logging to save the spotted (and tasty) owl).

    Imagine the savings in government owned vehicle costs if all states set up bio-diesel stations for state vehicles. Willie Nelson runs his RV on it and has started up a great move in Texas with his operations.

    Jackie Juntti
    WGEN
    Website


  • INTERNATIONAL FORECASTER
    From Robert Chapman
    May 3, 2005

    Two Senators, Susan Collins and Evan Bayh, are touting the Stopping Overseas Subsidies Act, which would allow American firms to get countervailing duties to make up for Chinese subsidies, including a subsidized exchange rate. By declaring China a market economy for the purposes of subsidies, and a non-market economy for the purpose of anti-dumping, is against WTO rules.

    Now Congress is hearing our call. Congress is saying we do not care; we are going to break WTO rules. Mr. Bayh is holding up the confirmation of Rob Portman, the Ohio Congressman whom George Bush has nominated as US Trade Representative, until his bill is voted on. Finally, Duncan Hunter, a conservative Republican Congressman, and Tim Ryan, a Democrat, have submitted a law that allows American companies to use "exchange rate manipulation" as a reason for demanding protection for America's trade laws. The Congressional China Currency Action Coalition has filed a Section 301 petition asking the Bush Administration to file a formal case to the WTO complaining about the yuan.

    We are asking nothing less than what was done 20 years ago - at that time with Japan. A rising deficit brought voluntary export restraints on Japanese steel and cars. Reagan also abandoned our laissez-faire attitude to currency markets, and through the Plaza Agreement, engineered a sharp drop in the dollar.

    Today's complaints come from America's small and medium sized business because all the transnational corporations are the culprits. The super capitalists are happy screwing the American public. This is not 1985 when the trade deficit was 3.5% of GDP. Today it is 6.3% of GDP and growing larger and our debt is astronomical. Another fact complicating American options is China is a major creditor. If we set up trade tariffs and barriers China might start selling $650 billion in Treasuries. If they do they will take 30% plus losses. China did not create the problem, the elitists did. The barriers have to go up, the Treasuries sold, and the dollar sent lower. There is no way out. If the yuan is revalued by 35%, China will stop buying US Treasuries and agencies, which will push US interest rates upward. As this transpires, interest rates will rise in the US. The best result of all this is that any protectionist measures will break WTO agreements and that is great. We should not be in the WTO anyway.

    There is no need for it as there is no need for NAFTA. The Administration is selling free trade and opening up the country to more textile imports along with sugar and vegetables under CAFTA and, at the same time is keeping China out. That means, if China is out so is CAFTA. This is how stupid the Administration is. We want trade barriers to save American jobs and an end to free trade and globalization. Let the world sell the dollar - let it fall. It will fall eventually anyway. The economy has to be purged and this is a great start.


  • THINK ABOUT IT !
    From DonStacey
    Apr. 29, 2005

    If you could travel back in time to the birth of Christ, the beginning of the Gregorian calendar, and could set aside $1,350,000 ($1.35 million) every day of every week, every day of every month, and every day of every year right up to today - you still wouldn't have enough to pay off the trillion dollars George W. Bush has run up the national debt in the last eighteen months.

    U.S. National Debt Clock
    The United States Debt Outstanding
    The Debt To the Penny
    Cost of the War in Iraq
    Interest on National Debt

    A BILLION

    The next time you hear a politician use the phrase "billion dollars" casually, think about whether you want that politician spending your tax dollars.

    • A billion is a difficult number to comprehend, but one advertising agency did a good job of putting that figure intoperspective:
    • A billion seconds ago, it was 1959.
    • A billion minutes ago, Jesus was alive.
    • A billion hours ago, our ancestors were living in the Stone Age.
    • A billion dollars ago was only 8 hours and 20 minutes, at the rate Washington spends it.

  • THE SARBANES-OXLEY BILL: A SHIELD TO PROTECT CORPORATE SCOUNDRELS

    Charleston Voice
    Apr. 16, 2005


  • INTERNATIONAL FORECASTER
    THINK ABOUT IT !
    From Robert Chapman
    Apr. 14, 2005

    A stealth revolution is taking place and its name is off-shoring. Manufacturing has moved to China and Mexico and now white-collar jobs are moving to India and the Philippines. This year millions of Americans and Europeans are going to lose their jobs. The number of white-collar jobs is huge and getting bigger.

    The magnitude of this displacement just cannot be imagined and it is being hidden by transnational corporations for fear of a backlash. Western governments are complacent. Ten years from now the US, UK and Europe will be devastated. Third world societies also, because their elitist leadership sold them out.

    In the last three years the US has lost 100,000 plus software-writing jobs to India alone. By the end of 2005, 10% of US information technology vendors and service providers will have moved offshore.

    Another 400,000 back-office jobs have already moved offshore and five million are expected to move by 2015.

    Sixty percent of all software jobs will be gone. These people will not be able to get jobs of equal financial stature. No job in America or Europe is safe, even stockbrokers and investment bankers are doomed. Together China and India graduate four million college graduates a year and their grades are better than those of our graduates.

    We already have 13.5% unemployment, of which 8% is long and long-long term. Don't Americans get it? Our leadership is deliberately destroying our country and our culture. They are ripping our hearts out.

    Forty-four percent of all corporate profits in the US come from the financial sector with only 10% coming from the manufacturing sector. That 10% is down from 40% twenty-five years ago. Retailing makes up another 10%. This distribution of income greatly degraded the quality of current corporate profits in the US.


  • AMERICANS HAVE IN EFFECT GOTTEN AN ACROSS-THE-BOARD PAY CUT!

    Nicholas Riccardi
    Times Staff Writer
    Submitted by Don Stacey
    Apr. 13, 2005


  • THE INTERNATIONAL FORECASTER, APRIL 2005
    From International Forecaster
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Apr. 10, 2005


  • DON'T COUNT ON WASHINGTON TO PROTECT US FROM LOOMING BANKING CRISIS
    Dr. Edwin Vieira, Jr., Ph.D., J.D.
    Apr. 5, 2005

  • US TO LAUNCH PROBE INTO CHINA IMPORTS
    From Al Jazeera
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Apr. 5, 2005

    Hasn't anyone told this dolt in the White House that he's already let the cows out of the barn by standing by, and even encouraging the export of US jobs? Besides, the imports from China are coming through US multi-national corporations. American companies are doing just fine, except the American worker is not part of the equation. He's history. Oh, he can come back alright. Hyperinflation and US$ devaluation could keep him quite busy making products for export. Of course his own standard of living will plummet as he is welcomed into serfdom of the NWO. Anyone with half a brain can see Jorge Boosh is political grandstanding. How are tariffs to protect American jobs when those jobs have already left, and our manufacturing infrastructure, mothballed or rusting. What a dishonest man. He better be careful though, as protective tariffs can lead to wars - - and more warmaking we couldn't handle.

    America will launch trade cases against China to determine whether quotas should be re-imposed to protect textile and clothing manufacturers against a surge in Chinese imports, the Bush administration said on Monday.....


  • CALIFORNIA LAW ON ID THEFT SEEN AS MODEL
    Kathleen Hunter,
    Stateline.org Staff Writer
    Apr. 4, 2005

  • THE INVISIBLE HAND (OF THE U.S. GOVERNMENT) IN FINANCIAL MARKETS
    Robert Bell
    Submitted by Don Stacey
    Apr. 3, 2005


  • COMMENTARY: THE STOCK MARKET, THE HOUSING MARKET AND THE ECONOMY
    Steve
    Submitted by Don Stacey
    Apr. 1, 2005

  • WANT LOWER GAS PRICES? HERE IS HOW...
    From Phillip Hollsworth
    Submitted by Don Stacey
    Apr. 1, 2005


  • IS YOUR FAMILY PREPARED FOR TERRORISM?
    Family Life USA Staff Member (father of 3)
    Submitted by Mackenzie
    Mar. 31, 2005


  • PANICS, DEPRESSIONS, AND ECONOMIC CRISES PRIOR TO 1930
    From Charleston Voice
    Mar. 25, 2005

    Three major depressions, so defined because of the depth and duration of the collapse have occurred in American history: 1837, 1893, and 1929. Some historians add to the list the downturns in 1857, 1873, and 1907.

    (Note how each was triggered by some seemingly innocuous event, a bond default, a foreign financial debacle, a bank failure, stock market decline, broker insolvency; one consistency with each - no exceptions - each triggered a flight to gold

    CV

    Americans ran to withdraw their money from the failing banks in this poster called "The War of Wealth"

    c23a.jpg - 58193 Bytes

    CREDIT:
    "The War of Wealth: The Run on the Bank." 1895. Theatrical poster for a melodrama by Charles Turner Dazey. Theatrical Poster Collection, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress.


  • The Tipping Point
    Ian Gordon
    From Charleston Voice
    Mar. 25, 2005

    "...Harley Davidson is now worth more than General Motors..."


  • BORROWERS SHOULD GO FOR BROKE
    Rick Ackerman
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Mar. 22, 2005


  • US GOVT DEBT INCREASES $50 BILLION IN THE LAST 2 WEEKS
    Michael Cloud
    Submitted by Don Stacey
    Mar. 17, 2005


  • ARE MONETARY AND BANKING CRISES INEVITABLE IN THE NEAR FUTURE?
    From Charleston Voice
    Mar. 17, 2005

  • DUBAI STUDY ENDORSES GATA'S FINDINGS ON GOLD MARKET RIGGING, WARNS OIL PRODUCERS
    Bill Murphy
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Mar. 3, 2005


  • THE DERIVATIVES THREAT
    Robert Chapman / International Forecaster
    Submitted by Don Stacey
    Feb. 26, 2005

    As of 9/30/04, JP Morgan Chase had $43 trillion in derivatives, which is about four times US GDP; Citigroup has $17.5 trillion and Bank of America $17.1 trillion. Other trillion dollar players are Wachovia and HSBC, Hong Kong Shanghai Bank Corp. Twenty-five banks held $86.9 trillion in derivatives. The collateralization for these derivatives was only $804 billion. For those unfamiliar with derivatives, they are a form of insurance. Eighty-seven percent of all derivatives were interest rate bets, followed by foreign exchange bets of 9%. In the past three years, banks' derivatives holding increased by 25% and they have doubled since 2000. Since the end of 2000 derivatives have soared $44 trillion or 108%, while assets have grown only $2 trillion or 32% to $8.2 trillion, loans have grown $1.1 trillion, or 28%, to $4.8 trillion and equity capital has grown $292 billion, or 55% to $821 billion. Thus, derivatives are now ten times assets, 17 times loans, and 103 times equity capital. The real danger of this massive bookmaking operation is that it is entirely unregulated. It is a Ponzi scheme. When the economy heads down and the stock, bond and real estate markets follow, the derivative house of cards will collapse. An additional danger for banks is that they are setting aside less and less capital for loan loss reserves and as the economy comes unglued their losses will mount more quickly. At the big banks, charge-offs for bad loans have exceeded provisions for the seventh quarter in a row and the overall level of loan-loss reserves declined for the fourth time in five quarters. The big banks only covered 93% of their write-offs, pocketing the difference as profits, which they were not. Fifty-eight percent of recent growth in equity capital was in good will, which is worthless.

    As you can see, any sharp correction in the economy could easily take the banking system down. It is purely a scam built on derivatives that could very well become worthless in a crisis. We have been decrying the use of derivatives since the early 1990s, but we have been only one of a few voices in the wilderness. Derivatives pose an enormous risk to the welfare of the world financial system, because of the unscrupulous quest for banking profits at all costs. Even the investment community is clueless to what is going on in derivatives because the system remains totally secret and unregulated.

    Derivatives are a terrible risk to the financial system and almost everyone outside the banking and brokerage industry do not know what they are or that they even exist. Not only banks sell derivatives, they are sold by brokerage houses, investment banks, and insurance companies. You have not heard about them and derivatives are the world's biggest industry, worth more than $200 trillion. It is a vast betting and bookmaking network for corporate gamblers used as a means to exponentially increase profits. Once markets begin their descent, these derivatives will come unraveled causing a paralysis of the entire banking system. Derivatives will be the icing on the cake. They will exacerbate financial turmoil, unemployment increases will be compounded and pensions will evaporate.

    Of course, Bush and Blair will try to blame a terrorist, someone who caused it all with an Arabic name who is involved in New York or London. Derivatives are truly financial weapons of mass destruction. Our message is clear; we are in terrible financial danger. The only way you can protect your financial assets is to be in gold and silver related assets. If you are not, you will be financially doomed.


  • US DEFICITS RISK CRASH: TREASURY
    David Uren
    Roy Eccleston
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Feb. 25, 2005


  • THE ANGUISH OF CENTRAL BANKING 2005
    Antony P. Mueller
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Feb. 23, 2005


  • THINK ABOUT IT!
    Richard Russell
    Submitted by Don Stacey
    Feb. 16, 2005


  • THE GOLD WARS AND DO WE HAVE ANY?
    From Charleston Voice
    Feb. 9, 2005

    If you have been viewing The History Channel segments on Gold, you can't help be wondering if our nation's Gold Reserve is where they say it is and is of the amount and purity they tell us it is. If our Gold Reserve has, indeed, been depleted as is now coming to be widely believed, we are in the most dire condition ever since even before the founding of this Republic. For without gold as an assurance behind our paper promises, we will have deceived and cheated the people of those nations that have traded with us, and accepted our paper currency as trustworthy believing we still had the largest monetary gold reserves in the world. As you've learned: Nations die when they are without gold. We must begin now to demand of Congress a full and independent audit of our country's gold.


  • COMPANIES WHICH PROMOTE ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION
    From Charleston Voice
    Feb. 9, 2005

  • CHINA'S MAN IN AMERICA
    William F. Jasper
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Feb. 8, 2005

    And you thought Greenspan didn't have a Boss!
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  • FULL STEAM AHEAD ON SOCIAL SECURITY REFORM!
    Paul M. Weyrich
    Feb. 7, 2005

  • GIANT IN DECLINE
    From Charleston Voice
    Feb. 5, 2005

    Okay. Now you want to read something r e a l l y Scary?


  • THINK ABOUT IT !
    From Don Stacey
    Feb. 5, 2005

    “Whoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry and commerce…And when you realize that the entire system is very easily controlled, one way or another, by a few very powerful men at the the top, you will not have to be told how periods of inflation and depression originate”
    - 20th US president James Garfield, 1881 speech, weeks before he was shot by a gunman.


  • AMERICA'S WORST NIGHTMARE! THREE GREAT ECONOMISTS AMERICANS DON'T WANT TO HEAR ABOUT!
    Investment Rarities Inc.
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Feb. 5, 2005


  • HOW SAFE IS ONLINE BANKING?
    Ian Katz
    Submitted by Don Stacey
    Feb. 5, 2005


  • WAR EMPOWERS THE WORST
    Thomas DiLorenzo
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Feb 4, 2005

  • GE HALTS NEW BUSINESS ORDERS IN IRAN
    John Christoffersen
    The Associated Press
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Feb. 3, 2005


  • THE SECRET LIST OF ID THEFT VICTIMS
    Bob Sullivan
    Submitted by Charleston Voice
    Jan. 27, 2005


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