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    by Published on 06-29-2015 09:10 AM

    Watch Monday. This will reverberate.
    Despite a tweet from Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis that his government "opposed the very concept" of any controls, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said later Sunday that he had forced the country's central bank to recommend a bank holiday and capital controls.

    The Athens stock exchange will also be closed as the government tries to manage the financial fallout of the disagreement with the European Union and the International Monetary Fund. Greece's banks, kept afloat by emergency funding from the European Central Bank, are on the front line as Athens moves towards defaulting on a 1.6 billion euros payment due to the International Monetary Fund on Tuesday. Continued...
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    Libertarian National Chair Nicholas Sarwark Announces Move to New Hampshire

    Thread Starter: jct74

    read more: https://freekeene.com/2019/07/14/libertarian-national-chair-nicholas-sarwark-announces-move-to-new-hampshire/

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    Stop Socialism Memes

    Thread Starter: truthspeaker

    Hey everyone, I know it's been a couple years. I wanted to do a little pre-planning with everyone BEFORE the primary season starts. Our biggest challenge isn't the GOP frontrunner--it's the corrosive mark socialism makes. This is a brainstorming thread. What I propose is that we bookmark this thread and grow it. Every reply to this thread may be a commonly said remark by a socialist...

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    Rand Paul: Omar deserves 'rebuke over trying to say we have a rotten country’

    Thread Starter: Warlord

    https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/washington-secrets/rand-paul-omar-deserves-rebuke-over-trying-to-say-we-have-a-rotten-country Is Rand the best US senator or what?

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    Rand releases immigration bill

    Thread Starter: Warlord

    Analysis here : https://www.cato.org/blog/sen-pauls-believe-act-raises-skilled-migration-without-tradeoffs

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    Conservatives Against Liberty

    Thread Starter: PAF

    Written by Ron Paul Monday July 15, 2019 Ron Paul Institute Recently several prominent social and populist conservatives have attacked libertarianism. These conservatives, some of whom are allies in the fight against our hyper-interventionist foreign policy, blame libertarianism for a variety of social and economic ills. The conservative attack on libertarianism — like the attack...

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    Breakthrough? Taliban Talks With Kabul Government Bear Fruit

    Thread Starter: Brian4Liberty

    Breakthrough? Taliban Talks With Kabul Government Bear Fruit

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    Stock Market Bubble Expands: Collusion Between Trump and Powell?

    Thread Starter: Brian4Liberty

    Stock Market Bubble Expands: Collusion Between Trump and Powell?

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    Moral Panic Over Sex Work

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    An Idiot's Guide To Destroying Your Country In Six Easy Steps

    Thread Starter: DamianTV

    https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-07-14/idiots-guide-destroying-your-country-six-easy-steps https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2019/07/14/an-idiots-guide-to-destroying-your-country-in-six-easy-steps/ Full article at link.

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    [Split] Andrew Yang

    Thread Starter: juleswin

    We need an Andrew Yang and Tulsi Gabbard ticket. Those 2 would make a very dangerous combo which is why I doubt the dem establishment would ever let it happen.

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    Clintons mass-booed at Billy Joel concert

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    Trump & Democrats Near Agreement on DACA

    Thread Starter: EBounding

    Bah ha ha ha ha! Trump, Democrats Near Agreement on DACA, Border Security Pelosi, Schumer say in statement that deal doesn’t include funding for border wall

    Last Post By: enhanced_deficit Today, 12:47 PM Go to last post

    Coulter turns on MAGA's Labor Sec Acosta in Epstein case; cites ‘Blackmail Material’

    Thread Starter: enhanced_deficit

    Coulter who has crossed the line in the past (she recently called sitting MAGA POTUS 'idiot') is at it again, this time going after MAGA's Labor Sec. Acosta and ADL honored prosecutor Krischer using crude language. https://www.breitbart.com/radio/2019/07/10/ann-coulter-jeffrey-epstein-seems-to-have-blackmail-material-with-sexual-proclivities-of-all-these-powerful-men/

    Last Post By: enhanced_deficit Today, 12:29 PM Go to last post

    Don Jr and MAGA's favorite ambassador faces calls for expulsion in Germany

    Thread Starter: enhanced_deficit

    This could be a potential setback for MAGA's global campaigns for Iran sanctions, ending criminalization of homosexuality and combating anti-semitism: Trump’s Favorite Ambassador Makes a Very Trumpian Splash in Berlin Like the president, Richard Grenell, U.S. envoy to Germany, has a direct and confrontational style—and he makes liberal use of Twitter

    Last Post By: enhanced_deficit Today, 12:20 PM Go to last post

    Ann Coulter: Trump by the Numbers

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    Rand and Trump

    Thread Starter: kona

    1150111908617445376 Love seeing these two together. Are Rand and Trump closer than Ron and Reagan were? Sure seems like it.

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    Conservative leader on Trump: 'He's a fraud and has betrayed us twice now'

    Thread Starter: enhanced_deficit

    Silverlining here may be that Trump support among democrats should increase after his recent statements: 'Gun-grabber-in-chief': Conservatives turn on Trump as threat to confiscate guns prompts Second Amendment-related outrage 'He's a fraud and has betrayed us twice now' Thursday 1 March 2018 Donald Trump has sparked fury...

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    In Gold We Trust Report 2019

    Thread Starter: Paul799

    "Since 2007, the annual In Gold We Trust report is THE authoritative report on gold investing, and is required reading for anyone interested in the precious metal market. As a team, Ronald-Peter Stöferle and Mark Valek analyze the state of the global financial markets, monetary dynamics and their influence on gold price developments like no other. Ronald-Peter Stöferle is a partner of...

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    Bitcoin Cracks $5000

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    Kellogg’s Shrinks Size Yet Again

    Thread Starter: Brian4Liberty

    Cereal boxes are getting so thin, it will be hard for them to actually stand up before long. They have been shrinking the size for years. Recently the size of a standard box of Raisin Bran shrunk yet again. This probably applies to all of their cereals. Monetary inflation leads to price (per ounce) inflation...

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    Money laundering $2.1 trillion a year

    Thread Starter: Firestarter

    I’ve found information on another interesting money laundering scandal and thought this is a good moment to compile money laundering stories in one thread. In 2017, an estimated $2.1 trillion was laundered by the banks (annually). I’m beginning to see a pattern. Corrupt politicians, attorneys and judges never punish the top management of the banks and fine them only a small percentage of the...

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    EXPOSED: The real creator of Bitcoin is likely the NSA as One World Currency

    Thread Starter: Swordsmyth

    Bitcoin has surged to all time highs, urging us to compose this article on a hot trending topic that we’ve wanted to compose for a long time. Our parent company, Elite E Services, is primarily a FX development company – so we get asked about Bitcoin quite a bit. Life is a deteriorating asset so let’s get right down to it. Who created Bitcoin, and why? Before we get started just a quick...

    Last Post By: jmdrake 07-13-2019, 07:51 PM Go to last post

    Trump Surprises G20 With Huawei Concession: U.S. Companies Can Sell To Huawei

    Thread Starter: Zippyjuan

    https://www.forbes.com/sites/davidphelan/2019/06/29/trump-surprises-g20-with-huawei-concession-u-s-companies-can-sell-to-huawei/#118f75731e21 He also agreed (for now) to put off any new sanctions against China- existing sanctions will remain in place.

    Last Post By: Swordsmyth 07-13-2019, 06:04 PM Go to last post
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    How to Actually Remove Pesticides From Your Fruit

    Thread Starter: davidsalata

    How to Actually Remove Pesticides From Your Fruit Assuming that you should be worried about them in the first place

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    Would Epstein Be A Criminal Under Libertarian Law, Part II

    Thread Starter: PAF

    by Walter Block Previously, I wrote this comment on that question. Several people sent me comments about this. I append them below, along with my reactions to them. Would Epstein Be A Criminal Under Libertarian Law, Part II Previously, I wrote this comment on that question.

    Last Post By: PAF Yesterday, 06:02 PM Go to last post

    Community as the Solution to Poverty

    Thread Starter: Todd

    This was posted on a site I frequent. Great article. I think Christians (especially the progressive type) conflate what the Bible actually calls Christians to do....or they favor public over private charity.

    Last Post By: ThePaleoLibertarian Yesterday, 12:09 PM Go to last post

    A new system of government

    Thread Starter: Swordsmyth

    TER What I am going to propose here is meant for a Federation like the US, I would make some changes to it for a single nation or at the state level. ALL power with the exception of a few powers that need to be limited should be vested in a Steward who is basically an elected monarch who can be removed by the Electoral College or impeached for crimes by Congress. The Steward's term...

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    Already Anarchy!

    Thread Starter: Proph

    I sent this to Being Libertarian, but they take too long to publish -- if they ever decide to publish this at all. I'm posting this here, though -- sans formatting -- because I think it's important and needs to be said/heard/seen: Also, there's no need to wait with the internet!

    Last Post By: Proph 07-12-2019, 05:09 PM Go to last post
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