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Competing Currencies: Freedom from the Dollar Monopoly

By Sam Aydlette Currently, the U.S. Government restricts your economic transactions, as labor, goods, services, and all other commodities must be bought and sold according to their current dollar value.  Simply put, legal tender laws have created a government-sponsored monopoly over what is considered money; other options that once functioned as money, such as gold […]


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Throwing Promises Off The Cliff

By Maria Stavrou Stories about the impending ‘fiscal cliff’ have been dominating the news lately, with lawmakers on both sides of the aisle accusing those on the other of being unwilling to compromise to reach a solution in order to avert it. Central to this controversy has been Grover Norquist, the president of Americans for […]


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Inflation is Theft!

By Sam Aydlette Many people are convinced that the Federal Reserve System is necessary for the continued prosperity of the United States.  Yet few understand how the Federal Reserve operates.  There are many misconceptions about both the role that the Federal Reserve plays and the consequences that result from its actions. The Government borrows money […]


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“The Establishment’s Stench”

The latest from C4L President John Tate: The political establishment in BOTH parties in Washington, D.C. is doubling down, and the stench from their smoky backroom deals is getting stronger every day. Earlier this year, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke announced a program of PERMANENT “Quantitative Easing” – a move virtually sure to help finish […]


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Stifling Dissent: GOP Establishment Declares War

Following a decision to strip committee assignments from Reps. Justin Amash, Tim Huelskamp, Walter Jones, and Dave Schweikert, it’s clear there is no leadership in the House GOP. Don’t get me wrong, the positions are still occupied. John Boehner is still Speaker, Eric Cantor is still Majority Leader and Kevin McCarthy is still the Majority […]


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