Article 12 – An Analysis of a Scandal: Fast and Furious/Benghazi- Gunrunning- A Question of Treason.

ABSTRACT This article contains three themes. First it gives an analysis of fast and furious the scandal where the Justice Department was selling guns to Mexican cartel gangsters. Second, it provides an update to the Benghazi article previously written and available at  www.jpfinancialeducation.com .   This is where guns were sold to the ...

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Article 9 – Fragmentation of the European Union July 5, 2013

Where is the EU heading? There is a ‘disconnect” between the political elites and the citizens in the Union. The European political elites, who give the impression of being controlled by bankers, are in control of the legislatures. The nations of the EU are being managed to pay the bankers ...

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# 9 – What Has Happened to Gold?

POST # 9     WHAT HAS HAPPENED TO GOLD? Recently Gold has dropped and one wonders what happened?  The inherent value is still there.   The answer lies in the fact that there is a massive margin call occurring.  Bernanke?s speech on a slowing of the QE caused the ...

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Financial Markets – – – How Politics Affects Markets

One needs to understand that politics and markets always interact. Second, great economists such as Ricardo and Adam Smith knew this over a hundred years ago. They never used the term “economics” by itself but always in conjunction with “politics”. For this reason, they called their treatises, “Political Economy”. I ...

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What is the Bonus for Killing Conservatives?

What is the Bonus for Killing Conservatives? This is a real question.  Consider the following – I wrote an article that is posted on my Blog, jpfinancialeducation.com, called, “An Analysis of Four Scandals – IRS, BENGHAZI, SEBELIUS, ASSOCIATED PRESS REPORTERS”.   At the time I did not know the person ...

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An Analysis of 4 Scandals: IRS, Benghazi, Sebelius, Associated Press

 052813_Post 9_Notifying Readers of a New Article A New Article is on the Article Page An Analysis of 4 Scandals: IRS, Benghazi, Sebelius, Associated Press These four scandals are not an ordinary set. This set is the worst scandal since Watergate. They call to question the integrity of the entire ...

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Drop in Gold_ What Happened?

04/22/13The gold market incident on Friday, April 12, 2013, caused gold to drop $80 in 40 minutes which is an historic event. On Monday, margin calls in the futures market caused by stop orders required more settlement. On Monday, news rumors broke out that more countries need to “Sell more ...

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Does FDIC Plan To Use “Bail-Ins” as An Excuse for Depositor Theft?

The Cyprus situation was the first time the term Bail-Ins was used.  Basically, it is renamed Grand Theft.  If you or I took funds from private accounts without the owner’s approval, it would be called Grand Theft.  The bankers and the state needed money in Cyprus, so they concocted this ...

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Why Not Use Public Banking?

Public banking, as used here, refers to banks owned by the people through their Federal or State governments.  Since 1913, the US has had a private central banking system controlled by a banking cartel (mostly European ownership) called the Federal Reserve Bank.  For details on how this came about and ...

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North Korea: A Threat or An Excuse?

I do not believe that North Korea is a threat to America.  On the other hand, it is being used by our government as one.  Why?  My belief is that North Korea provides an excuse / air cover for us to create another war zone to throw men and equipment ...

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