"Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard." H. L. Mencken The resignation of Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman over the terms of the ceasefire with Palestinians in Gaza has thrown Israeli politics into real turmoil. Depending on whose analysis of this situation you … Continue reading Is the Gaza Ceasefire the End for Netanyahu?
The only words that were left out of Theresa May's announcement of achieving Cabinet approval over her Brexit deal were Mission Accomplished. Theresa May was put in charge of the U.K. to betray Brexit from the beginning. She always represented the interests of the European Union and those in British Parliament that backed remaining in the … Continue reading May Forces Brexit Betrayal to its Crisis Point
The latest bi-weekly Market Report is up on Patreon discussing Theresa May's cabinet-level approval of her Brexit deal. May was put in charge to shepherd Brexit to the satisfaction of the Remainers and the EU and it looks like she is going for broke to achieve that goal. How this is affecting capital markets, especially gold, … Continue reading Market Report – Brexit Betrayed? Will May Survive?
"Nothing Ever Ends, Adrian" — Dr. Manhattan, Watchmen (Subscribe to the newsletter here) With the mid-term elections behind us some things are very clear. There are deep, irreconcilable differences in the U.S. political system that will play out over the next few years. And what is really clear in these first few days is that … Continue reading November Issue of Gold Goats ‘n Guns Newsletter Released
The latest market report focuses on what happens now that Jeff Sessions has been removed as an obstacle to Trump fighting back against the coming Democrat-led House and the inevitable burying of DoJ and CIA malfeasance by incoming House Intel Cmte. Chair Adam Schiff among other things. To gain access to twice weekly market reports … Continue reading Market Report 11-10-2018
Finally the mid-terms are behind us. There was no Blue Wave nor was there as I hoped, a Red Tide. There was, in fact, a split decision that leaves the country in a slightly better but still deeply divided state. It will take a little time to fully digest what happened here but one thing … Continue reading The Mid-Terms Were All About Trump
Today's Market Report focuses on, what else?, the mid-terms. How does this 'split decision' affect things. What does it mean for Trumpism? Where do we go from here? For those interested in signing up for the private blog and twice weekly Market Reports, join my Patreon and pledge at least $4/month.