Tag Archives: News

  • Blog

    1971: The Year That Changed Everything

    The trajectory of nearly every facet of our way of life shifted massively
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, September 25, 2020, 9:38 AM

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    The year 1971 saw the trajectories of nearly every major trend relative to our way of life shift massively.

    This week’s guest experts, Ben Prentice and Collin, founders of WTFHappenedIn1971.com, explain how virtually all of these changes are a direct or indirect result of the monetary system “breaking” that year with the Nixon Shock and the end of the Bretton Woods System.

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  • Podcast

    Charles Hugh Smith: What Would A Better System Look Like?

    Introducing the 'Hacker's Teleology'
    by Adam Taggart

    Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 8:03 AM

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    Writer, philosopher and long-time contributor to PeakProsperity.com, Charles Hugh Smith, returns to the podcast to explain the new socio-economic model he has just introduced to the world through his new book A Hacker’s Teleology: Sharing the Wealth of Our Shrinking Planet.

    The main mission behind Peak Prosperity is to focus on new, more regenerative and sustainable models that will better serve humanity than the old models which are currently falling apart. Charles posits a new way of living that is a) achievable with existing resources and technology, and b) much more equitable and resistant to abuse.

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  • Blog

    Collapse Is A Process, Not An Event

    How does one ‘get ahead’ during hard times?
    by Chris Martenson

    Friday, September 18, 2020, 9:01 PM

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    We’re entering a period of time when the major systems that have supported humanity are going to fail.

    Or, put more accurately: they are already failing.

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  • Blog

    Market Update: DC/Wall Street Insider Predicts Coming Shock

    The Fed is recklessly driving us towards an unavoidable reckoning
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, September 18, 2020, 10:08 AM

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    When asked what the biggest risks facing the economy are, David Stockman, lifelong Capital Hill and Wall Street insider, says “That’s easy. There are three: The Fed, The Fed and the Fed.”

    After decades of misguided policy and chronically missing its targets, Stockman thinks the Federal Reserve is truly barreling off the rails now, hurtling our market economy towards disaster.

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  • Blog

    Get Ready! Here’s Why Resilience Is More Important Than Ever

    If we don't get our story right, things will only get worse
    by Adam Taggart

    Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 7:27 AM

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    After 8 months of reporting only on the coronavirus pandemic, it’s high time to pivot and look at the other major trends that will shape the next several decades of our lives, as many of them will have just as much impact — or more — than covid-19.

    In this video, Chris makes the argument for pursuing *resilience* vs growth — both in our individual lives as well as a society.

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  • Blog

    Market Update: How Much Lower?

    Lance Roberts explains why risk remains to the downside
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, September 11, 2020, 9:04 AM

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    Was last week the top? Are we headed down further, perhaps much further, going forward?

    This week’s guest expert, Lance Roberts of RIA Advisors predicts that, while no one knows what will happen in the immediate short term, longer term risk in today’s markets remains squarely to the downside.

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  • Blog

    Top Conclusions After 8 Months Of Reporting On Covid-19

    What have we learned producing all of these coronavirus videos?
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, September 11, 2020, 7:06 AM

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    After eight months of intensive coverage of the covid-19 pandemic, it’s time for Chris to start focusing these twice-weekly videos on other subjects just as important to our future well-being.

    But before he does, what have we learned over the course of these coronavirus videos?

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  • Blog

    Vitamin D Is A Powerful Bullet Against Covid-19

    Recent studies show we all should be taking it
    by Adam Taggart

    Wednesday, September 9, 2020, 3:18 PM

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    Several recent studies show that Vitamin D is a powerful weapon in preventing and treating covid-19. We all should be taking it.

    It’s now been clinically proven that people deficient in Vitamin D are statistically more likely to contract the coronavirus if exposed. And similarly, those with greater Vitamin D levels are statistically less likely to get it.

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  • Podcast

    Ken McElroy: The Coming Real Estate Crash Of 2021

    Covid-19 is accelerating a bust cycle that was already in the cards
    by Adam Taggart

    Monday, September 7, 2020, 6:45 PM

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    The crazy stock market rally since the March lows has received all the media headlines, but what about real estate? What impact is the coronavirus having on that market?

    One of the most successful real estate investors we know, Ken McElroy, says that covid-19 is accelerating and exacerbating a bust cycle that was already in the making. He predicts massive upheaval in 2021:

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  • Blog

    Losing Hope? Focus On Gaining Life Instead.

    As our "leaders" fail us, we can seize control of our own destiny
    by Chris Martenson

    Friday, September 4, 2020, 8:54 PM

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    This is the story that I really want to tell.

    It’s a story of infinite exponential growth on a finite planet.

    It’s a tale rooted in energy; in many ways it’s really the story of Life.

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