Ellen Brown: Crushing the States, Saving the Banks — Is Donald Trump’s Federal Reserve Still Serving the Deep State?

Crushing the States, Saving the Banks: the Fed’s Generous New Rules CounterPunch, 4 May 2020 Congress seems to be at war with the states. Only $150 billion of its nearly $3 trillion coronavirus relief package – a mere 5% – has been allocated to the 50 states; and they are not allowed to use it …

Ellen Brown: What Donald Trump Does Not Know — Why the Chinese Model is Better and Currency Wars Have No Winners

Neoliberalism Has Met Its Match in China We cannot win a currency war through the use of competitive currency devaluations that trigger a “race to the bottom,” and we cannot win a trade war by installing competitive trade barriers that simply cut us off from the benefits of cooperative trade. More favorable to our interests …

Ellen Brown: How to Pay For It All – An Option the Candidates Missed

How to Pay for It All: An Option the Candidates Missed “Kyouryoku,” the Japanese word for cooperation, is composed of characters that mean “together strength” – “stronger by working together.” This is a recognized principle in Asian culture and it is an approach we would do well to adopt. What US presidential candidates from both parties …