When a government is dependent upon bankers for money, they and not the leaders of the government control the situation, since the hand that gives is above the hand that takes. Money has no motherland; financiers are without patriotism and without decency; their sole object is gain. - NapoleonI co-authored another article with Dr. Paul Craig Roberts about the extreme and illegal manipulation of the gold market by the Federal Reserve and why the Fed is manipulating the gold market. The key point in this is that for every US$ the price of gold rises, it takes away power from the U.S. Government.
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The Fed Taper and Gold Market Manipulation
He who controls the gold makes the rules. Have a great weekend and Go Broncos!