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Monthly Archives April 2013

Gold getting more respect as the foundation of a sound monetary system

Posted by Alex Chafuen
April 29, 2013

Ralph Benko writes about increased respect for those who promote an important role for gold in a sound monetary system: “The gold standard, in a new incarnation, quite obviously no longer is a fringe issue.  It has entered the mainstream.  The conservative, libertarian, and Tea Party Republican voter base, and the ethnic and union members […]

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Arizona Legislature Approves Gold and Silver as Money

Posted by Gonzalo Schwarz
April 26, 2013

By Alex Newman As trust in the Federal Reserve System and its fiat dollar continues to plummet worldwide, legislation making gold and silver into legal tender was given final approval by Arizona lawmakers on Monday when the Republican-led state House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly in favor of the bill. With tremendous grassroots support, an earlier […]

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What Is a Dollar?

Posted by Gonzalo Schwarz
April 22, 2013

by EDWIN VIERA Mr. Vieira is an attorney specializing in constitutional law. He is the author of numerous publications on monetary law. This is a condensed version of the monograph “What Is a Dollar?,” distributed by the National Alliance for Constitutional Money. All rights to this condensed version are reserved by the National Alliance for […]

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Private innovation in currencies is a good thing

Posted by Gonzalo Schwarz
April 22, 2013

by Matt Ridley I have a column in the Times on bitcoins and their implications for private money Bitcoins — a form of digital private money — shot up in value from $90 to $260 each after Cypriot bank accounts were raided by the State, then plunged last week before recovering some of their value. […]

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Paul Krugman v. David Stockman: The Great Debate Over Gold Continues

Posted by Gonzalo Schwarz
April 22, 2013

by Ralph Benko Amid an ongoing decline in the price of gold, a major brawl recently broke out in the elite media over … the gold standard. What is this free-for-all all about?  And why does it matter?  It matters because… the gold standard finally has demonstrated that, after a long eclipse, it is being […]

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