Eagle: The Criminal Insanity of Government Regulation

This Trend Tells You Everything You Need To Know About America’s Future Last week the government published over 2,000 pages of new rules, many of which border on absurdity. To give you an idea, USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service proposed a rule about minimum and maximum diameters of potatoes that are sold in the State of …

Eagle: French Civil War Inevitable?

Surging “Intercommunity Confrontations” In France Mean “Civil War Is Inevitable”   In France, the global elites made a choice. They decided that the “bad” voters in France were unreasonable people too stupid to see the beauties of a society open to people who often who do not want to assimilate, who want you to assimilate …

Owl & Eagle: Total Breakdown Occurring Now….

System Crash: The Great Systems of the World Are Crashing. Here’s How “Here’s the ugly truth. For the last few decades, institutions, whether political parties, businesses, governments, and so on, have been able to profit from this breakdown. They have been able to grow at the expense of middle classes, by deconstructing social contracts (“offshoring”) …

Eagle: Matt Taibbi on Insider Lunatics

In Response to Trump, Another Dangerous Movement Appears Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone Now, the cover story in The Atlantic magazine features the most aggressive offering yet in an alarming series of intellectual-class jeremiads against the dangers of democracy. In “How American Politics Went Insane,” Brookings Institute Fellow Jonathan Rauch spends many thousands of words arguing …

Eagle: Chris Hedges on Con vs. Con

Con vs. Con By Chris Hedges The battle between a bankrupt liberal class and the left will color the remainder of the presidential race. What is predictable, and sad, is that so many self-identified progressives and their organizations will once again serve as the pawns of neoliberalism. They will practice censorship. Progressive sites in the …

Mongoose: 9/11 Gold Collateral Account Back Story — Black Eagle Trust, Two Books

The back story — much yet to be investigated and made clear to the public. Black Eagle Trust Fund: The 9/11 Attacks and Big Gold — Covert Debt, Covert Theft Collateral-Damage-911-black_eagle_fund_trust Black 9/11: Money, Motive and Technology (Mark H. Gaffney) Solving 9-11: The Deception That Changed the World (Christopher Lee Bollyn)

Eagle: Federal Reserve on the Record – 76 Million Americans Struggling Financially

The United States population on July 4, 2015 was: 321,442,019. Of these, an average of about 95% are US citizens, for a total US citizen population of roughly 305,369,918. The below report from the Federal Reserve says that 76 million Americans are struggling financially and half of all Americans don’t have the savings to pay …

Eagle: Charles Hugh Smith on The Structure of (Assured) Collapse 2016-2019

The Structure of Collapse: 2016-2019 Leaders face a no-win dilemma: any change of course will crash the system, but maintaining the current course will also crash the system. The end-state of unsustainable systems is collapse. Though collapse may appear to be sudden and chaotic, we can discern key structures that guide the processes of collapse. …

Eagle: Dilbert’s 6 Reasons Trump Wins Big…

Tip of the Hat to Tyler Durden. ‘Dilbert’ Creator’s 6 Reasons Why Trump Will “Win In A Landslide” In November Scott Adams – creator of the infamous Dilbert cartoons – believes Donald Trump will win the presidency in a landslide. Trump’s “meticulously plotted domination,” as Adams explains to The Washington Post, stems from his running …

Eagle: Charles Hugh Smith on Minimum Investment to Achieve Social Mobility?

What Is the Minimum Investment Needed to Achieve Social Mobility? For those without an inside track, high social/cultural skills are an essential foundation. Long-time correspondent Bart D. (Australia) posed a profound question: what is the minimum investment (in time, money and effort) needed to ensure one’s children have social mobility, i.e. a cultural/social passport to …

Eagle: Charles Hugh Smith on What Killed the Middle Class (Government Legalization of Banking and Corporate Crime)

What Killed the Middle Class? If the four structural trends highlighted below don’t reverse, the middle class is heading for extinction. Everyone knows the middle class is fading fast. I’ve covered this issue in depth for years, for example: Honey, I Shrunk the Middle Class: Perhaps 1/3 of Households Qualify (December 28, 2015) and What …