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Does the Fed Manipulate the Price of Gold?

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Institute for Political Economy

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts
Institute for Political Economy

 

Hello Everyone!  The question we have for all of you today is…does the Fed manipulate the price of Gold?  Well according to Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, yes they do manipulate the price of gold and he explains how they do it in today’s article posted on his blog, the Institute For Political Economy.  For those of you who have never heard of Dr. Roberts, he is an authority on how the U.S. Treasury, the Federal Reserve Bank, and the overall banking & financial systems operate (he was the Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy and associate editor of the Wall Street Journal.  He was columnist for Business Week, Scripps Howard News Service, and Creators Syndicate. He has had many university appointments. His internet columns have attracted a worldwide following. Roberts’ latest books are The Failure of Laissez Faire Capitalism and Economic Dissolution of the West and How America Was Lost.).  And that’s just a brief introduction to Dr. Roberts background… Read more

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Is America Out of Gold?

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Institute for Political Economy

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts
Institute for Political Economy

 

According to former Reagan administrations Undersecretary of the U.S. Treasury, Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, that is precisely what he is saying.  While Wall Street and soon to be former Federal Reserve Chairman, Ben Bernanke tend to poo-poo anything having to do with gold and any person inquiring about gold and its real values in the marketplace, Dr. Roberts paints a far different picture of the reality of U.S. gold reserves, and the significance this will play in both our economy and the future value of the U.S. Dollar.  We’ve addressed this before in an earlier posting, however we wanted our readers to clearly understand information that is not widely reported on, understood, and sadly not taken seriously by even some of the more educated and experienced public. Read more

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Do You Want To Know…Really?

Federal-Reserve-Building-Washington D.C.

Federal-Reserve-Building-Washington D.C.

 

Good Morning!  So, let me ask you…how can the stock market be at all-time highs, the bond market is just off their all-time highs (it peaked approx. 18 months ago, but still at stratospheric levels), the U.S. Federal Deficit is at all-time record highs, the demand for “physical” gold is booming everywhere in the world except the U.S., yet gold prices have declined from their 2011 highs (approx. $1900 p/oz.) and are currently stagnant?  Do you ever wonder where this QE money is coming from?  Do you ever ask yourself how or why?  Is anyone awake? Read more