The wheels are coming off the whole of southern Europe

Thursday, July 11, 2013
By Paul Martin

Europe’s debt-crisis strategy is near collapse. The long-awaited recovery has failed to take wing. Debt ratios across southern Europe are rising at an accelerating pace. Political consent for extreme austerity is breaking down in almost every EMU crisis state. And now the US Federal Reserve has inflicted a full-blown credit shock for good measure.... »

Detroit Goes Under: “There Is No Way Out But Collapse”

Sunday, June 16, 2013
By Paul Martin

Mac Slavo June 16th, 2013 Though most Americans go through their day thinking everything is now returning to normal, the fact of the matter is the situation is anything but stable. With crime rates skyrocketing, home prices dropping to under $500 for a house, and the local government out of solutions, the city... »

Aetna Pulls Out Of California Individual Insurance Market In Response To Obamacare

Sunday, June 16, 2013
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden 06/15/2013 If Obamacare’s stated goal was to broaden the health insurance market, give more options to consumers, and generally lower the cost of health insurance, courtesy of the IRS’ flawless execution of yet another unprecedented government expansion, it may be in for a tough time. Because while on paper every... »

Euthanasia for children nears approval by Belgian Parliament; doctors to mass-euthanize children and Alzheimer’s patients

Thursday, June 13, 2013
By Paul Martin

by Mike Adams Wednesday, June 12, 2013 A proposed law on the verge of approval by the Belgium parliament would allow children to decide for themselves whether they should be euthanized (“killed”) by medical personnel. Currently, Belgian law limits euthanasia to persons 18 and older, but with the rise of autistic children thanks... »

4 ‘Incendiary’ Charts For Trouble In Socialist Paradise

Thursday, May 30, 2013
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden 05/30/2013 Anytime a free market guy rails against central planning and socialism, there is always someone who stands up and says “what about Sweden?” Ah, Sweden… a socialist’s paradise… a place where taxes are among the highest in the world, few people are wealthy, and the government is involved in... »

21 Facts About Rising Government Dependence In America That Will Blow Your Mind

Wednesday, May 29, 2013
By Paul Martin

By Michael May 29th, 2013 Government dependence in the United States has reached a level never seen before. 50 years ago, the federal government handed out about 10 cents for every dollar that American workers earned. Now, the federal government hands out about 35 cents for every dollar that American workers earn. Yes,... »


Wednesday, May 22, 2013
By Paul Martin

By Ron Ewart May 22, 2013 “There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetuated under the shield of law and in the name of justice.” —Charles de Montesquieu, French Political Thinker, 1689 – 1755) For the most part, we try to keep our focus on the plight of rural America, but... »

Guest Post: The Brewing Generational Conflict…The solution is currently “impossible”

Wednesday, May 15, 2013
By Paul Martin

by Charles Hugh-Smith 05/15/2013 The promises made to the 76 million baby Boomers cannot be met. It’s really very simple: promises made when the economy was growing by 4% a year and the next generation was roughly double the size of the generation entering retirement cannot be fulfilled in an economy growing 1.5%... »

Frightening Future of Socialized Healthcare: Nearly One Million Veterans In Backlog; 20,000 Die Each Year Waiting for Medical Care

Friday, May 10, 2013
By Paul Martin

Mac Slavo May 10th, 2013 In coming years the President’s landmark Affordable Care Act will be integrated into the American health care system with the promise of providing free, abundant and complete medical care for every American citizen who needs it. There are those who claim that the new law, passed through Congress... »

United States of Food Stamps: Food stamp usage has grown by 30,000,000 people since 2000. The economics of a food stamp recovery.

Saturday, April 27, 2013
By Paul Martin I was working through a few pages of Excel data regarding food stamp usage and a troubling milestone has now been breached. Since 2000, we have now added over 30,000,000 Americans to the food stamp program now labeled SNAP. What is even more difficult to understand is this number has moved up nearly... »

Support Revolution Radio