The United States continues its downward spiral on every front. According to this article in Investors Business Daily, the US doesn’t even rank in the Top 15 of a list of the 20 most economically free countries:

US Not Even In Top 15 of Freest Economies” – (Link: http://goo.gl/Yz3ED4)

This is yet another confirmation of the evil of human government. When men run things, they tend to run them into the ground. It might be amusing were it not so tragic in its consequences! There is a direct correlation between the level of economic freedom in a country and the per-capita prosperity. Americans are all the poorer for their monstrous federal government’s penchant for overweening regulation and control. Read more

A friend brought this excellent YouTube video to my attention today. In an age when words and numbers seem to have less and less impact on us, perhaps this visual approach will help you feel in a more visceral sense the utterly incredible magnitude of the financial crime that government is perpetrating on us.

Even this incredible video visual aid leaves my head spinning and my mind at a loss…

What is your reaction?

What ever happened to the American Dream?

A House in the Suburbs

A House in the Suburbs

Surely you’ve heard of it… Life, Liberty, the Pursuit of Happiness… in it’s simplest form, 2.4 kids, owning a house in the suburbs, running a prosperous business or working in a profession of your choosing. Building a nest-egg for retirement and having something left over to hand down to your children?

The American Dream is a far cry from the sad reality of today…  a reality in which, typically, both spouses working, retirement age keeps going up. Millions of homes are in foreclosure. Taxes are spiraling out of control… What became of the dream? Read more

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Do you use US dollars? What do you have in your wallet?

If so, the federal government is deliberately and systematically robbing you blind!

Ben Bernanke calls it “quantitative easing.” This is fed-speak for “screwing the people.” Read more