Category Archives: World Economics

Things pertaining to the global economy and geopolitics.

Venezuela – how to collapse an economy in 5 easy lessons…

Some comments on how to collapse an economy using Venezuela as the present poster child. Continue reading

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Venezuela: Even Fellow Socialists in S.A. Embarrassed

Other South American States think Maduro is a problem… and that’s saying something. Continue reading

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Mechanical Grape Harvester Day!

Let’s hear a great cheer for Cesar Chavez and the Mechanical Harvester Day! Continue reading

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Egypt – Part 4 Revolution Redux?

Is Egypt warming up for a repeat of the repeat of the repeat of the revolt on food prices and oppression? Continue reading

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Tribal Islam, Tribal “Left”, Moral We

In the global struggle between Socialists and Islamic Jihad, will moderate moral Libertarians (European Liberals) and the Christian West be road kill? Or will we stand up and stop this crap? A rather interesting article on the “issue” is examined with my comments. Continue reading

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European Banks – Does A Dropped Bucket Of Piss Crash, Or Just Evaporate?

Just how bad are European Banks? What will become of the Euro Zone as this progresses? Does DB splat, or evaporate? Continue reading

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Hollywood’s Love Of Fascism

Mussolini was celebrated by Hollywood and by FDR in the early 30s. He even got a cameo in a Hollywood movie of the time (which Title I can’t identify). Lately there has been an attempt to hide these attributes of Fascism and distance it from the origin in Socialism. Further, the particular brand of socialism as half way from Capitalism to Communism has made a return labeled “3rd Way Progressive”. Folks seem to have forgotten who coined the term (Mussolini). Also, some notes on “3rd Way” economics, its roots in Socialism via the Fascist brand of Socialism, and the present attempts at resurrection by the Clintons and Obama. Continue reading

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