Featured Voices http://www.peakprosperity.com/featuredvoices/newest?title=&uid=&created= en Robb Wolf: The Science Behind Healthy Diet & Fitness http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/94192/robb-wolf-science-behind-healthy-diet-fitness ]]><p>There is a pretty clear path for those looking to pursue better health. Pretty much anyone can do it (Chris and I both did), and it doesn&#39;t cost a lot of money nor make you feel miserably deprived of life&#39;s joys. In fact, you&#39;ll look, feel, and actually&nbsp;<em>be</em>&nbsp;much better.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/94192/robb-wolf-science-behind-healthy-diet-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/94192/robb-wolf-science-behind-healthy-diet-fitness#comments Podcast Crossfit fitness nutrition paleo diet Robb Wolf Sebastopol http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94192 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:39:26 +0000 Adam Taggart 94192 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Marc Faber: The Global Economy Is Entering An Epic Slump http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/94073/marc-faber-global-economy-entering-epic-slump ]]><p>Famed investor and author of the Gloom, Doom, Boom Report, Marc Faber, returns to the podcast this week to discuss the slowdown in the global economy, signs of which he claims are multiplying fast all around the world.</p> <p>He predicts the next year is going to be an especially bruising one for investors, and recommends a combination of diversification and defense for those with financial capital to protect.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/94073/marc-faber-global-economy-entering-epic-slump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/94073/marc-faber-global-economy-entering-epic-slump#comments Podcast Asia central banks China Fed Federal Reserve gold Marc Faber Markets oil slump stock markets stocks http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94073 Sun, 23 Aug 2015 22:32:24 +0000 Adam Taggart 94073 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Gretchen Morgenson: Wall Street Really Does Enjoy a Different Set of Rules Than the Rest of Us http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93972/gretchen-morgenson-wall-street-really-does-enjoy-different-set-rules-rest-us ]]><p>Gretchen&nbsp;Morgenson&nbsp;has earned a Pulitzer-winning career from exposing abuse and conflicts of interest on Wall Street. In this interview, she confirms that there is indeed a second set of rules enjoyed by our elite financial institutions, largely unfettered by the constraints that apply to the rest of us.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93972/gretchen-morgenson-wall-street-really-does-enjoy-different-set-rules-rest-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93972/gretchen-morgenson-wall-street-really-does-enjoy-different-set-rules-rest-us#comments Podcast banks Federal Reserve fraud Gretchen Morgenson http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/93972 Sun, 16 Aug 2015 14:43:38 +0000 Adam Taggart 93972 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Paul Ehrlich: The Population Bomb http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93685/paul-ehrlich-population-bomb ]]><p>In 1968, Paul Ehrlich released his ground-breaking book&nbsp;<a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0345021711/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0345021711&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=peakprosp-20&amp;linkId=TJ6DFOUC6HJGRZID" target="_blank">The Population Bomb</a>, which awoke the national consciousness to the collision-course world population growth is on with our planet&#39;s finite resources. His work was reinforced several years later by the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/193149858X/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=193149858X&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=peakprosp-20&amp;linkId=RPHNXZ3SEBLPUMAA" target="_blank">Limits To Growth report</a>&nbsp;issued by the Club of Rome.</p> <p>Fast-forward almost 50 years later, and Ehrlich&#39;s book reads more like a &#39;how to&#39; manual. Nearly all the predictions it made are coming to pass, if they haven&#39;t already.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93685/paul-ehrlich-population-bomb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93685/paul-ehrlich-population-bomb#comments Podcast Paul Ehrlich population http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/93685 Sun, 02 Aug 2015 15:35:26 +0000 Adam Taggart 93685 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Olivier Garrett: Buying Gold & Silver http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93453/olivier-garrett-buying-gold-silver ]]><p>With financial markets becoming increasingly volatile (the Shanghai Composite&#39;s loss of over $2 trillion in the past month, anyone?), along with growing global economic instability and currency risks, we think it time to reiterate more loudly our core belief that&nbsp;<em>everyone</em>&nbsp;should own some precious metals.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93453/olivier-garrett-buying-gold-silver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93453/olivier-garrett-buying-gold-silver#comments Podcast bullion gold Hard Assets Alliance Olivier Garrett precious metals silver http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/93453 Sun, 12 Jul 2015 16:34:06 +0000 Adam Taggart 93453 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Bill McKibben: The Planet's Future Depends On Distributed Systems http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93428/bill-mckibben-planets-future-depends-distributed-systems ]]><p>To environmental&nbsp;activist Bill&nbsp;McKibben, it&#39;s all about math. The planet has warmed 1 degree Celsius over the past few decades and is on track to rise another 4 to 5 before the end of the century. An increase of this magnitude is simply too much for the ecosystems we depend on to adapt to that quickly.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93428/bill-mckibben-planets-future-depends-distributed-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93428/bill-mckibben-planets-future-depends-distributed-systems#comments Podcast Agriculture Bill McKibben climate Climate Change energy Food http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/93428 Sun, 05 Jul 2015 19:03:15 +0000 Adam Taggart 93428 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Joel Salatin: The Pursuit Of Food Freedom http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93299/joel-salatin-pursuit-food-freedom ]]><p>Sustainable farming activist Joel&nbsp;Salatin&nbsp;and author of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0963810952/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0963810952&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=peakprosp-20&amp;linkId=VF2JWRBC5NEN7HCX" target="_blank">Everything I Want To Do Is Illegal</a>&nbsp;returns this week to talk about the importance of a basic human right: to eat what we believe is best for us.</p> <p>In&nbsp;<a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/79360/joel-salatin-we-are-solution-as-well-as-problem" target="_blank">past podcasts</a>, he&#39;s described the challenges facing farmers who want to grow organically. This week, he sheds light on the additional challenges consumers face in getting access to quality produce and meats.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93299/joel-salatin-pursuit-food-freedom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93299/joel-salatin-pursuit-food-freedom#comments Podcast Agriculture Farming Food GMO Joel Salatin Organic sustainable farming http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/93299 Sun, 28 Jun 2015 16:54:55 +0000 Adam Taggart 93299 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Jim Rogers: Turmoil Is Coming http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93027/jim-rogers-turmoil-coming ]]><p>Two years since his last interview with us, investor Jim Rogers returns and notes that the risks he warned of last time have only gotten worse. In this week&#39;s podcast, Jim shares his rational for predicting:</p> <ul> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">increased wealth confiscation by the central planners</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">a pending major financial market collapse</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">gold&#39;s return as the preferred safe haven investment</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">more oil price weakness, followed by a trend reversal</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">Russia&#39;s rebound</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">a China bubble reckoning</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">agriculture&#39;s long-term value</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93027/jim-rogers-turmoil-coming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93027/jim-rogers-turmoil-coming#comments Podcast China commodities crash economy financial markets gold Greece investing Japan Jim Rogers Markets oil Russia stock market US Dollar http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/93027 Sat, 20 Jun 2015 17:11:57 +0000 Adam Taggart 93027 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Former CIA Director: We're Not Doing Nearly Enough To Protect Against The EMP Threat http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/92943/former-cia-director-were-not-doing-nearly-enough-protect-against-emp-threat ]]><p>On Monday we&nbsp;<a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/92855/sounding-alarm-countrys-vulnerability-emp" target="_blank">covered the release</a>&nbsp;of an open letter written to President Obama, issued by a committee of notable political, security and defense experts &nbsp;-- which includes past and present members of Congress, ambassadors, CIA directors, and others -- on the country&#39;s concerning level of vulnerability to a natural or man-made Electro-Magnetic Pulse (EMP).</p> <p>This week, we&#39;ve been fortunate enough to get several of the authors of that open letter to join us and explain in depth what they conclude needs to be done to protect against the&nbsp;EMP&nbsp;risk: former CIA Director and current Ambassador James&nbsp;Woolsey, Executive Director of the&nbsp;EMP&nbsp;Task Force Dr Peter Pry, and security industry entrepreneur Jen&nbsp;Bawden.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/92943/former-cia-director-were-not-doing-nearly-enough-protect-against-emp-threat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/92943/former-cia-director-were-not-doing-nearly-enough-protect-against-emp-threat#comments Podcast CIA electrical grid Electro-Magnetic Pulse EMP FERC Homeland security James Woolsey Jen Bawden NERC Peter Pry http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/92943 Sun, 07 Jun 2015 15:33:51 +0000 Adam Taggart 92943 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Charles Eisenstein: Crafting A New Narrative http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/92834/charles-eisenstein-crafting-new-narrative ]]><p>Much has been written here at PeakProsperity.com of late about the need for society to adopt a new narrative to live by. One deeply-ingrained with sustainability and stewardship -- else our current fixation with consumption and exploitation of nature&#39;s finite resources will meet a very predictable and unpleasant end.</p> <p>So, for those that agree a new operating story is needed: <em>Where do we start?</em></p> <p>This week, author Charles Eisenstein joins Chris and Becca to discuss their upcoming participation in The New Story festival, a gathering specifically focused on sparking momentum behind this important movement. More details on the event, which takes place in Bethany CT on June 12-13th, can <a href="http://www.learn.edu/index.php/news/entry/new-story.html" target="_blank">be found here</a>.</p> <p>Click the play button below to listen to Chris&#39; interview with Charles Eisenstein and Becca Martenson (45m:51s)</p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/92834/charles-eisenstein-crafting-new-narrative#comments Podcast Becca Martenson Charles Eisenstein Chris Martenson Graduate Institute narratives story telling http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/92834 Mon, 01 Jun 2015 15:54:21 +0000 Adam Taggart 92834 at http://www.peakprosperity.com