The U.S. Dollar: Currency Masquerading as Money

People consider Federal Reserve notes, U.S. dollars, to be real money. This includes their digital equivalent in bank and credit card statements and Treasury-issued base metal coins. As a unit of account, all goods and services, and land and labor are priced in U.S. dollars. Declared legal tender, Federal Reserve notes are the country’s medium of exchange.

$1.5M Hotel Bill for President Obama’s One-Day Visit to Brussels

In late March, President Obama took a week-long trip through Europe which included a stop of less than 24 hours in Brussels, Belgium for meetings with the European Union and NATO. The president stayed at The Hotel, a twenty-seven story hotel in the center of the city. The estimated cost for the president’s stay, including about two weeks for an advance...

Warning: In Albuquerque the Penalty for “Illegal Camping” is Execution by Cop

Nobody seems to play good cop, bad cop anymore. It’s gotten to the point where it’s just bad cop, worse cop. A homeless man camping in the Sandia Foothills in the outskirts of Albuquerque had the misfortune to become the subject of a standoff with the trigger-happy Albuquerque PD. Despite this graphic video of what many are calling a cold-blooded...

Russia Can Turn USA Into Radio-Active Dust According to Russian Journalist!!!

Kremlin-backed journalist issued a stark warning to the United States about Moscow’s nuclear capabilities on Sunday as the White House threatened sanctions over Crimea’s re…ferendum on union with Russia. “Russia is the only country in the world that is realistically capable of turning the United States into radioactive ash,”...

Feinstein Complains Her 4th Amendment Rights Were Violated When She Was Spied On!!!

In a moment of blatant and astounding hypocrisy, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, Senate Intelligence Committee Chair and a staunch supporter of the government spying on, well, pretty much everyone, had a hissy fit this morning because she believes the CIA may have spied on a congressional computer network. Feinstein rambled on for over 40 minutes and had the nerve to say...

Reports of Russian Military Action in Ukraine: Fact and Fiction

As the crisis surrounding Ukraine intensifies hour by hour and the Anglo-American powers posture themselves as defenders of Ukrainian rights – which they themselves have clearly violated with the recent program of destabilization and overthrow of the Ukrainian government – the Russian side moves forward with what it claims is the necessary and proper...