Charles Hugh Smith

Regardless of Who’s Elected, Imperial Corruption Rules the Nation

Posted by on Wednesday, November 9th, 2022 in Of Two Minds

But in the meantime, enjoy the political theatrics down on the sand-strewn floor of the Coliseum. While the much-touted differenc...

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The Unintended Consequences of Unintended Consequences

Posted by on Monday, November 7th, 2022 in Of Two Minds

Decades of central bank distortions and regulatory / market-share capture by cartels and monopolies have completely gutted "mark...

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The Era of All-Powerful Central Banks Is Over

Posted by on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2022 in Of Two Minds

Central bank gaming of Finance is the source of instability. The era of all-powerful central banks is over for a simple reason: th...

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Yield Inversions Guarantee Recessions–or Do They?

Posted by on Monday, October 31st, 2022 in Of Two Minds

What's different now? Quite a few fundamentals are consequentially different. The closest thing to a guarantee in finance is the t...

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What Does Liberation Mean in the Real World?

Posted by on Friday, October 28th, 2022 in Of Two Minds

Liberation in the real world is the result of self-reliance and investing in our own well-being. Liberation has many contexts. It ...

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The End of the "Growth" Road

Posted by on Tuesday, October 25th, 2022 in Of Two Minds

Everyone caught by surprise that the infinite road actually has an end will face a bewildering transition. The End of the "Growth"...

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