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Gold or Silver – Which is Better? | Rob Kirby Q&A

  • Published on Jul 11, 2016

    Viewers’ Questions: 
    – Is it better to own physical gold or silver? I know silver is an industrial metal as well as a monetary metal but I hear people talk more about owning gold as a way to protect oneself from the coming financial meltdown. ►0:57 
    – Where is the Silver and Gold coming from to bridge the gap between demand and what is being mined? ►3:13 
    – Is the COMEX behind on deliveries? When do you see gold and silver hitting the circuit breakers to halt trading? ►6:07 
    – In Venezuela, people have resorted to bartering, with food as the premier currency. Do you think that this phenomena could go global after the collapse of the major currencies? If so, do you think gold and/or silver will play a role in bartering? ►10:17 
    – Will the next phase lead to a digital currency and the mark of the beast or do you think we will have a time yet before that where the gold standard is reinstituted in some way? ►11:22 
    – Would it be possible that the US Gov’t would impose a heavy tax on precious metals in the event of a financial collapse? ►13:41 
    – Just over 23 countries have now stopped trading in the US Dollar. The Brexit is actually good for US Dollar as a lot of flight capital moves to US for safety. What is it going to take for the US Dollar to finally be rejected and go away? ►15:41 
    – What will happen to personal debt in Canada when the reset happens? ►19:20 
    – With all the volatility in the market, why haven’t any of these big banks imploded? We always here they are on the verge, but yet nothing has happened. What’s keeping them afloat? ►21:21 
    – If my bank fails, all my stocks in my tax free savings account go down with it. Should I sell my entire portfolio and buy physical now? ►25:08 
    – There seems to be continuous stimulation and pumping up of the markets on a daily basis. Where is this money or numbers on a computer screen coming from and how is it distributed into the market? ►26:43 


July 12, 2016 Posted by | Economics, GeoPolitics, Social Trends | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jeff Berwick: Massive, Terminal Global Currency Devaluation/Debt Jubilee Coming Soon?

  • Published on Jul 9, 2016
    Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, former technology entrepreneur and Founder and Editor in Chief of The Dollar Vigilante, Jeff Berwick. 

    During this 40+ minute interview, Jason starts by asking Jeff why he thinks the economic & political elites are implementing negative interest rates, FACTA and other capital controls and trying to rapidly devalue their currencies?

    Jeff talks about how central banks is a main pillar of communism and how the Keynesians are fascists and are trying to create a new type of brainwashed, broke and destitute serf. Jason and Jeff discuss how much more the global financial system can take of currency devaluation. Jeff thinks there will be some kind of debt jubilee or rapid currency devaluation in the near future that allows the globalists and elites to start over again with inflation and potentially a one world currency. 

    Next, Jason asks Jeff about his travels all over the globe and the people he’s met and how many people in other countries hate government? Jeff says lots of people dislike taxes and government and want government to be minimally in their lives or not at all but many don’t consider themselves Libertarian or Anarcho-Capitalist because they haven’t read the books about it. 

    Jason then asks Jeff about his recent trip to Caracas, Venezuela and why the country is collapsing and experiencing hyperinflation? Jason also asks Jeff why he loves Bitcoin, why Bitcoin means freedom more than government issued fiat currency and about gold and silver during this interview.


July 12, 2016 Posted by | Economics, GeoPolitics, Social Trends | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

DANGER: The World Is Now On The Verge Of The Largest Destruction Of Wealth In History!


  • DANGER: The World Is Now On The Verge Of The Largest Destruction Of Wealth In History
    With the price of gold and silver surging once again, today the man who has become legendary for his predictions on QE, historic moves in currencies, and major global events, warned King World News that we are now on the verge of the largest destruction of wealth the world has ever seen.

    (King World News) Egon von Greyerz:  “Investors worldwide have never faced risk of the magnitude that the world is now exposed to. But sadly, very few are aware of this unprecedented risk. For the ones who understand risk and take the right decisions, it will “lead to fortune.” Only very few will choose that route. Instead, most investors will continue to live in the hope that current trends will go on forever, but sadly these people will end up “in shallows and in miseries.”…

    Egon von Greyerz continues:  “Risk is now staring us all right in our face but as I said, very few people can actually see it. Let’s just be clear what some of these risks are:

    *  No Sovereign state will ever repay their debt
    *  No bank will ever give depositors their money back
    *  Stock markets will fall 90% or more
    *  Property markets will collapse
    *  Currencies will go to ZERO
    *  Geopolitical risks and social unrest

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Global economic, financial and currency collapse approaching rapidly. Click on image for article.

The Illuminist bankster serpents who are causing the coming global collapse are blaming everyone for the problem. Click on image for article.

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July 11, 2016 Posted by | Economics, GeoPolitics, Social Trends | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jim Willie: Dead Pulses And Urgent Systemic Reform


  • Jim Willie: Dead Pulses And Urgent Systemic Reform
    by Jim Willie CB,  
    Several important factors work in a powerful manner to debilitate, to distort, and to wreck the global financial and economic system. It is long past the point of effective remedy. After the Lehman kill event, every conceivable wrong move and policy was made and implemented. The investment in the corrupt elements has been so profound in the last several years, as to make remedy impossible. The official policies have been so errant and heretical, as to make remedy impossible. The distortions with the broken elements have been so dedicated in service to the ruling banker class, as to make remedy impossible. The degree of destruction has been so comprehensive and complete from desperate measures taken to preserve the system, as to make remedy impossible. The only working goal and objective for the ruling banker class is to prolong the inevitable death event, the collapse, the breakdown assured to cause a powerful sequence of events where the financial and economic system is seen as totally wrecked by even the naïve and ignorant unwashed masses. The ruling bankers realize no remedy is possible. They are just trying to steal as many assets and accumulate as much gold as possible before the main bust event.

    By ruling banker class is meant the central bankers who control the critical government offices in the United States and its primary allied states, who assign their henchmen in significant ministry posts and regulatory bodies, and who issue orders to the puppet generals who wage war to obstruct the Eurasian Trade Zone and to disrupt foreign nations as policy. We are witnessing the climax conclusion of failure for the Fascist Business Model which arrived on center stage following the Inside Job of 9/11. The event crystallized the move into power for the NeoCon fascists who favor big bank fraud, who pervert the legislative process, who conclude false cause for war in numerous venues. They have destroyed everything they touch, in every arena they are involved in. Their consistent trait is failure.

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July 11, 2016 Posted by | Economics, GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bill Holter: It’s Over! Global Economic, Currency & Financial Collapse

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Peter Schiff: Massive Quantitative Easing Is Coming, Warns Bubble Will Implode

July 9, 2016 Posted by | Economics, Social Trends | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rob Kirby: Illuminati Globalists’ Rush Towards One World Government, One World Currency, One World Religion … Fiat Money Is Doing Exactly What It Was Designed To Do, Fail




July 9, 2016 Posted by | Economics, GeoPolitics, Social Trends | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brexit is a Signal: Humanity Defying the Elite for Freedom, Against One World Government, One World Currency, One World Religion | Rob Kirby

  • Published on Jun 29, 2016
    Which countries will be next to defy the globalist powers bent on usurping peoples’ legitimate self-rule? How does this battle play out and how will it affect our financial lives and freedom? Will we wake up one morning under the occupation of global forces or with precious metals unavailable at any price?

    In the wake of Britain’s historic vote to exit the European Union, respected proprietary macroeconomic analyst and founder of Canadian firm Kirby Analytics, Rob Kirby, returns to Reluctant Preppers to advise whether the BREXIT vote signals a sea change in the epic battle of Globalists vs. sovereign nations. Don’t miss this gripping expose as Kirby spells out how global trade pacts steal our autonomy, what life under UN domination looks like, and why every individual, family and country needs to know that they can and must stand up to the elite to protect their vital interests and liberty. 

    Globalists are not humanity friendly – have a contempt for humanity
    See writings of Henry Kissinger and others
    One world government, one world currency, one world religion: the worship of state itself, suppression of precious metals.
    We are Reaching a tipping point
    “It’s a big club, and we ain’t in it.”
    Trump is nationalist, anti-globalist: No Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), may rip out NAFTA, 
    Status Quo hates Trump with a passion, he’s in the way of world government.
    Eurozone admitted Italy and Greece against their own Master Treaty Guidelines, when excluding Italy would have prevented the formation of the Euro-zone.
    Secret bailout of Long Term Capital (LTC), based on secret of Italy leasing out its gold, using the freed-up gold and selling it into the market..
    LTC employees sworn to secrecy,
    Jim Rickards knows the price of gold is capped.
    Greece should never have been included in the Euro Zone on their own merit.
    The globalists have had a great run, but their dirty dealings are catching up to them.
    People are waking up, even though the dinosaur press won’t report on it – and their ratings are crumbling.
    Will awakening public sentiment be enough to derail globalism?
    What does globalism early mean to the ordinary person?
    Columns of UN troops and vehicles spotted in 5 states, including North Carolina, West Virginia. 
    Why to tell the UN to go back home where they came from. 
    Issues in the US emanate from Washington DC, which is rotten and corrupt
    Global Trade Deals (NAFTA, TPP, Peace & Prosperity Agreement between Canada/Mexico/US) take away our ability to make our own laws for our elected representatives, moves to unelected corporate boards unaccountable to anyone, merger of state & business, complete fascism, usurping the sovereignty of a country to make & enforce their own laws. Pacts written in secret, we’re told “we have to sign them to find out what’s in them.”


July 6, 2016 Posted by | Economics, EndTimes, GeoPolitics, Social Trends | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The (Illuminati) Globalists Have Revealed How They Will Collapse America

9 Jan 1988 cover, The Economist: Get Ready for a World Currency by 2018! The Rise of the Phoenix world currency from the ashes of national fiat currencies ie. destruction of fiat currencies via hyperinflation. "Phoenix" is of course an occult metaphor. Out of the destruction, the ashes of the old world order, the Luciferian New World Order will rise like a Phoenix!

9 Jan 1988 cover, The Economist: Get Ready for a World Currency by 2018! The Rise of the Phoenix world currency from the ashes of national fiat currencies ie. destruction of fiat currencies via hyperinflation. “Phoenix” is of course an occult metaphor. Out of the destruction, the ashes of the old world order, the Luciferian New World Order will rise like a Phoenix!


  • The Globalists Have Revealed How They Will Collapse America
    by Dave Hodges,  
    The world’s economic tectonic plates are beginning to shift and soon the worlds economic system will soon come tumbling down. Will you be prepared? Have you converted your soon to be worthless cash into precious metals?

    For the past several years, the elite (e.g. George Soros) have been running from the dollar. In fact, they have been running from all domestic currencies. Why? Because they knew what was coming. And what is coming is an economic meltdown like the world has never seen.

    Beside trading and bartering, if the dollar and the Euro were to collapse tomorrow, what currency of exchange would the left standing? The obvious and simple answer would be primarily, gold, and secondarily, silver. Ask yourself this question, if you knew that paper monies all around the world were to collapse, what action would represent your best option? The obvious answer would be to dramatically drive down the price of gold and silver if one had the ability to do so, and then buy as much as gold as one possibly could. Goldman Sachs has the ability to do so by utilizing their ominous shorting strategy. This is exactly what Goldman Sachs did in 2013 when they ordered their brokers to create a state of panic among gold and silver holders and then they offered the unsuspecting precious metals holders a way out, sell short. In 2013, I wrote the following:

    Panic selling
    dominated the market as investors and financial institutions could not dump their holdings of silver and gold fast enough. The market clearly shows signs of mass manipulation by the Globalists.  The best proof that the globalists are manipulating the price of gold comes from “Goldman Sachs (who) reportedly told their clients earlier this month that they recommend initiating a short COMEX gold position.” 

    In other words, the globalists knew at least three years in advance that fiat currencies were going to be collapsed and the key members of the criminal elite better get into previous metals ASAP!

    George Soros knew something dreadful was coming. David Rockefeller knew something big and bad was about to happen. That something big is the imminent collapse of all fiat, paper money currencies around the world. In their secret Bilderberg meetings, the globalists have positively planned the exact date of our financial demise. You can even bet the next “black whatever day” will coincide with an ironic date which will make the globalists chuckle at the planned inception of next false flag event. What is coming is an economic Armageddon.

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July 6, 2016 Posted by | Economics, GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jim Willie: Breakout! Silver Has Begun HISTORIC Run-Up



  • Jim Willie: Breakout! Silver Has Begun HISTORIC Run-Up
    by Jim Willie, Golden Jackass, via  
    The spot prices scream loud. The Silver breakout will be one to behold in the history books. Silver has broken the shackles of the vile banker cabal. Silver has begun its historic run-up. Silver will capture the world’s attention. The equivalent of the 1980 Hunt Brothers breakout in today’s terms would be $200 per oz. The fundamentals for Silver look better than almost every commodity on earth. Silver has declared independence from the control rooms and their paper gimmicks. The Silver imbalance is monstrous.

    Gold has broken the gates down with the British Exit vote, pushing its price over the tough stubborn $1300 resistance line.
    In the following days it has been adding to its gains.But Silver has emerged amidst the political smoke and deceptive din to ride hard through the gate. Silver is on a rampage, and has begun to make the news headlines. Silver has chosen July Fourth as the day to declare INDEPENDENCE from fiat paper money. Silver will be part of the new monetary system and trade payment system. The Jackass has advocated that Silver be 80% of investment portfolio, with Gold at 20%. The silver proof will be easy to see.

    The initial breakout occurred with Gold surpassing the $1300 resistance mark after the British Exit vote in favor of leaving the European Union. It is increasingly recognized as a fascist dictatorship. The second thrust was with Silver surpassing its $18 resistance mark a few days later, when the big contract holders stood for delivery at the COMEX, a giant crime center. The range between 19.0 and 22.5 might not hold for very long. Do not expect much resistance at the 22-23 level, not given the current crisis circumstances. Plenty of washed out positions occurred in late 2013 and the several early months of 2014, which is a long time ago. The Cup & Handle reversal pattern is plain as day, with an 18 top and a 13 bottom, thus a 5-point potential upon breakout. The target at 23 will be easily reached, not in weeks but rather in days. It might take several days or a couple weeks to reach. The stochastic cycle indicator is powerfully positive. Sentiment is exceedingly strong. The monetary crisis is in full bore. Central bankers are viewed as the problem, not the source of solution. The true solution is the newly imposed Gold Standard, in which Silver will participate in a monetary role. The bigger Cup & Handle reversal pattern shows a 35 neckline. With the same 13 bottom, the indicated potential is 22 points, which produces a target of Silver $57 price. It could happen next year, or possibly sooner. Any announcement on international USDollar contract conversion into Gold terms could produce a massive non-linear upward dislocation in price, for both Gold and Silver.

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July 6, 2016 Posted by | Economics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SILVER JUST TOOK OUT $20(Touches $21): “We Are at a Flashpoint in History” — Andy Hoffman

  • Published on Jul 3, 2016
    Silver just took out $20 in Sunday night Globex trading, But that’s not all, silver briefly pierced $21 tonight before settling back to the mid $20’s. Andy Hoffman joins us for a Sunday update and warns, “We are at a flashpoint in history… there is literally a tiny, tiny window left for people to protect themselves before all hell breaks loose.”


July 4, 2016 Posted by | Economics | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Eric Sprott: A Hell of A Run For Silver

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July 2016: European Banking Crisis Imminent! Next Global Banking Crisis Here?

  • Published on Jul 2, 2016
    Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St did a short video documenting why he thinks a European banking crisis is imminent. Jason also outlines a few ideas Europeans can do to protect themselves from bail ins in European banks, waiting in line at a bank run, etc.


July 4, 2016 Posted by | Economics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dr. Jim Willie: Baseball, Hot Dogs, Apple Pie and The Jackass

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  • Baseball, Hot Dogs, Apple Pie and The Jackass
    by Turd Ferguson,  
    On Thursday, our pal Jim Willie stopped by for another holiday weekend podcast. Making it even more special was conducting this program in our A2A format where our Vault subscribers got to ask the majority of the questions. The result is 90 minutes of compelling audio that you’re definitely going to want to hear. This was, as usual, great fun and extremely informative. Jim must have answered about 20 questions from listeners, covering topics as diverse as:

    * The current status of DeutscheBank
    * The impact of Brexit on the euro and NATO
    * Turkey’s “reconciliation” with Russia
    * The coming paradigm shift in the global monetary structure
    * Whether silver be included in any new, asset-backed global currency regime
    * His thoughts on a proper allocation between gold and silver
    * And much, much, much more.

    It’s going to be a long, 3-day weekend and US futures markets won’t re-open until late Monday. So sit back, relax and enjoy yourself some Jackass. I promise you will not be disappointed.


July 2, 2016 Posted by | Economics, GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Central Banks Are Losing Control Of The Gold And Silver Trading

  • Central Banks Are Losing Control Of The Gold And Silver Trading
    by Dave Kranzler,  
    Note:  the current delivery-month for Comex gold is June – I absent-mindely reference July as the current gold delivery month in the podcast above.

    The trading patterns in gold/silver are starting to reflect the real possibility that the Central Banks are losing their ability to use paper gold/silver derivatives a price manipulation device.  Nowhere is this more evident than on the Comex, where the ratio of paper gold/silver futures vs. the amount reported physical gold/silver available for delivery into those paper claims is at historically high levels.

    Elijah Johnson of invited me on to his podcast show to discuss the precious metals market, along several other topics.  Elijah posted the portion of the show in which we specifically discuss Comex gold trading because it coincides with the strong move higher made by the metals this week.

    If the CFTC passed a regulation prohibited the issuance of gold/silver Comex contracts in excess of 120% of the amount of underlying physical gold/silver it would probalby cause a doubling of the price of gold and a quadrupling in the price of silver…


July 2, 2016 Posted by | Economics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment


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