How Elites and Media Minimize Dissent and Bury Truth

“We tolerate no dissent. That part of the Constitution is gone, along with the rest of it.” Over the last several years I have watched the rise of an important new intellect on the American scene. Ron Unz, publisher of The American Conservative, has demonstrated time and again the extraordinary ability to reexamine settled issues […]

The Financial Press–A Disinformation Machine

In America Everything is Hype for a Buck Dave Kranzler of Golden Returns Capital declares the April payroll jobs report that was released on May 3 by the Bureau of Labor Statistics to be “fictitious.” Statistician John Williams (shadowstats.com) says both the jobs report and unemployment rate are “nonsense.” I agree with both. But don’t […]

Recovery for the 7 Percent

“From the end of the recession in 2009 through 2011 (the last year for which Census Bureau wealth data are available), the 8 million households in the U.S. with a net worth above $836,033 saw their aggregate wealth rise by an estimated $5.6 trillion, while the 111 million households with a net worth at or […]