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Just Why Does Wall Street So Hate ‘The New Silk Road’ and Lyndon LaRouche?

Lyndon LaRouche at his 95th Birthday, joined by his wife Helga, and EIR Correspondent Hussein Askary. (photo EIRNS)   DOWNLOAD PDF Another crash is looming over the Wall Street-City of London financial system, and the warnings of it are coming … Continue reading

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Glass-Steagall Reality Challenges Fed ‘Symposium’

The third of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve symposia on “Ending Too Big To Fail” was planned for two densely academic panels on bank capitalization levels, by scholars of the Peterson Institute in Washington, but became a debate on Glass-Steagall, due … Continue reading

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Yellen Looks Down into Trap Door of Deflationary Collapse

Fed Chair Janet Yellen replied to Sen. Bob Corker in testimony Feb. 11 that the Federal Reserve was again studying the possibility of adopting a negative Fed Funds rate, as the central banks of Japan, Europe, and several individual European … Continue reading

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LaRouche on Bankrutcy of the Fed, the Total FDR Approach

In response to a briefing on the response of several economists to the Fed’s non-action and their lying justification of that non-action, Lyndon LaRouche responded, in paraphrase: I have always warned about this. The Federal Reserve system and Wall Street … Continue reading

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Federal Reserve Makes an Error Based on a Lie

Behind the froth of the stock markets’ very negative reaction to the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee’s Sept. 17 “flinch,” as it’s called, there is a relatively more fundamental problem, noted by serious economists. The Fed, and specifically Chair Janet … Continue reading

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U.S. Congress- Democrats Defeat Another Attempted Wall Street Scam

Dems Defeat Another Attempted Wall Street Scam Democrats succeeded in stopping yet another Wall Street scam Jan. 7, when the new Republican leadership in the House tried to ram through a bill, HR 37, to postpone for another two years … Continue reading

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You Call That a Stress Test? Euro Banks in Cardiac Arrest Will Be Pronounced Healthy

If your cardiologist tried a stunt like this— calling you into his office for a cardiac stress test, in which he told you not to bother riding the stationary bike, but just sit there while he listened to your ailing … Continue reading

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Former BIS Chief Economist: Banking System Threat “Worse Than 2007”

Former BIS chief economist William White sees a bank crash coming, in an interview published today by the Swiss financial paper Finanz und Wirtschaft, and headlined “I see the same price bubbles as in 2007”. White, an American economist now … Continue reading

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Fed Papers Pose Bail-in — ‘And How!’ — as Solution to TBTF

The Federal Reserve released on March 25 a series of papers written by its researchers at the New York and Minneapolis Federal Reserve Banks. Most publicized in the media is a paper by a New York Fed research team, which … Continue reading

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Fed Fakes Stress Tests, Banks Still Fail Them Without Glass-Steagall

The Federal Reserve did its best to fake its latest stress tests of the major banks, issuing releases which had the financial press last Friday announcing But by the time all the results dribbled out by Tuesday Mar. 25, it … Continue reading

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