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All the Cards Are on the Table

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  February 19, 2019

How long will it be found necessary to pay City men so entirely out of proportion to what other servants of society commonly receive for performing social services not less useful or difficult? – JohnRead More

We Need Better Ideas Than These…

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  February 5, 2019

Well, God give them wisdom that have it; and those that are fools, let them use their talents.Read More

A “Comprehensive” View of America’s Economy

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  February 1, 2019

The man who lies to himself and listens to his own lie comes to a point that he cannot distinguish the truth within him, or around him, and so loses all respect for himself andRead More

Comfort Woman for the War Party

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  January 28, 2019

Freedom of the press, if it means anything at all, means the freedom to criticize and oppose. – George Orwell, “The Prevention of Literature” (1946) They call The New York Times “The Old Gray Lady.Read More

The “Free Market” Is Dead

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  January 17, 2019

To seek to organize society is just as crazy as it would be to tear a living plant to bits in order to make a new one out of the dead parts.Read More

What Will the Donald Do Next…

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  January 1, 2019

Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.Read More

So, Three Wise Men and an Ignoramus Are Talking About the Fed

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  December 28, 2018

Fella says today, ‘Depression is over. I seen a jackrabbit, an’ they wasn't nobody after him.’ An’ another fella says, ‘That aint the reason. Can’t afford to kill jackrabbits no more.Read More

The Fed Did It… All of It

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  December 12, 2018

Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedies.Read More

The World Champion of America

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  November 5, 2018

Was it the first expression of what evolved into “Cold War Logic” after World War II? Hard to say whether that’s true. It is historical fact, however, that President Franklin D.Read More

“Hope,” “Change,” the Donald, and the Fed

Federal Reserve By David Stockman.  |  October 30, 2018

“If the Fed backs off and starts talking a little more Dovish, I think we’re going to be right back to our 2,800 to 2,900 target range that we’ve had for the S&P 500.Read More