Tuesday, September 28, 2021
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Lehman Brothers filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection six years ago this month. The event has become famous as the spark that ignited the global financial crisis. Since that date, millions have lost their jobs and livelihoods, and countless others have seen their futures evaporate before their eyes, sometimes...

Unalienable….Right?

Yeah this isn't short and sweet. So when confronting people about the controlling nature of Medicare and Social Security as government benefits, whether entitlements or not, I've often been told “those are not government entitlements” only to be further rebuked with “they're not entitlements because I pay for them from...
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How many times have you heard President Obama express concern for the middle class? More than you can count, I’m sure. If you are in the middle class, Obama’s frequent mentions of you should make you very worried. A key part of Obama’s modus operandi is his habitual use of verbal...
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OpenMarket.org is the staff blog of the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), and every week they publish their "Week in Regulation" update.CEI's Battered Business Bureau: The Week In RegulationThis week in the world of regulation: Last week, 88 new final rules were published, up from 32 the previous...
Michael Snyder | Economics Collapse Blog The biggest and most important bank in the biggest and most important country in Europe continues to implode right in front of our eyes.  If you follow my work regularly, you probably already know that I issued a major alarm about Deutsche Bank last...
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The higher financial markets rise, the harder they fall.  By any objective measurement, the stock market is currently well into bubble territory.  Anyone should be able to see this – all you have to do is look at the charts.  Sadly, most of us never seem to learn from...
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Most people that discuss the "economic collapse" focus on what is coming in the future.  And without a doubt, we are on the verge of some incredibly hard times.  But what often gets neglected is the immense permanent damage that has been done to the U.S. economy by the...
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No, the economy is most definitely not "recovering".  Despite what you may hear from the politicians and from the mainstream media, the truth is that the U.S. economy is in far worse shape than it was prior to the last recession.  In fact, we are still pretty much where...
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The marriage rate in the United States has fallen to the lowest level ever recorded.  So why is this happening?  Well, the truth is that there are a lot of reasons why so many young people are choosing not to get married today.  One big reason is money.  Young...