29 dead in a little over a week. Nearly 200 gone this year. The White House is stepping up its campaign of drone attacks in Yemen, with four strikes in eight days. And not even the slaying of 10 civilians over the weekend seems to have slowed the pace in the United States’ secretive, undeclared war.
We discuss the house price riots in Hong Kong which could be the trigger for the next Minsky moment in the global financial ponzi scheme. We also discuss the Conservative Party in the UK pushing young people into the debt pyramid by offering a 20% ‘discount’ on property and penalizing young people who don’t go into debt in order to go to university but who choose to work instead. In the second half, Max interviews Susanne Tarkowski Tempelhof, founder and CEO of BitNation (where the motto is ‘Blockchains, Not Borders)’ about sovereignty, love and divorce on the blockchain. Max Keiser
Excellent JULY 2014 insight into the Kissinger Petrodollar, though not insightful on the Rothschild scheme about The “State” of Israel and the changing winds with Saudi Arabia. I believe his take on the Euro was back around 2003, because today it is dying fast. To date in The Middle East, the ISIS facade is their attempt for war. That said, the info on the mechanics of the petrodollar is worth the listen.
The idea of background checks for firearm purchases seems to sound sensible, but the reality is much different from the appearance.
In truth, expecting firearm background checks to stop criminals is like trying to catch a few particular salmon during spawning season by placing a rock in the middle of the stream and watching for the specific fish to jump over the rock.
specious: adjective: superficially plausible, but actually wrong.
“a specious argument” ~ misleading in appearance, especially misleadingly attractive. – merriam-webster.com