Money, Banking, The Fed, IMF
Money, Banking, The Federal Reserve, The IMF...
created 13/04/2006 - 01:05, updated 08/07/2007 - 08:34 by cybe
Written and narrated by G. Edward Griffin
created 22/01/2006 - 12:53, updated 22/01/2006 - 12:55 by cybe
In its attempt to establish a world empire dominating every nation on the planet, the U. S. has exhausted its ability to finance the expansion and the country now faces imminent financial collapse. From all indications, it looks like 2006 will spell the end for America. http://i.am/jah/greeneco.htm
Consider these five important points:
created 22/01/2006 - 12:43, updated 22/01/2006 - 12:46 by cybe
by Krassimir Petrov, Ph.D.
Austrian Macro Economist/Investment Strategist
Commissioned by: J. Douglas Bowey and Associates
January 20, 2006
Originally published on www.lemetropolecafe.com
The American Empire depends on the U.S. dollar. The proposed Iranian Oil Bourse
will accelerate the fall of the U.S. dollar and hence the fall of the American Empire.
I. Economics of Empires
A nation-state taxes its own citizens, while an empire taxes other nation-states. The history of empires, from Greek and Roman, to Ottoman and British, teaches that the economic foundation of every single empire is the taxation of other nations or of their subjects. The imperial ability to tax has always rested on a better and stronger economy, and as a consequence, a better and stronger military that peacefully or militarily enforced the tax. One part of those taxes went to improve the living standards of the empire and the other part went to reinforce the military dominance necessary to enforce those taxes.
created 15/01/2006 - 19:05, updated 15/01/2006 - 19:18 by cybe
Muckracker Report TeamLiberty.net November 10th 2005
Oil, that bubbling crude, Black Gold, Texas Tea; no matter which country's buying or selling it, all oil purchases around the globe are made with U. S. dollars only. The greenback is the international currency of oil-sales, all oil-sales the world over. Since the dollar is the money needed to purchase oil, every country around the globe must hold U. S. dollars. By having to earn or borrow U. S. currency to purchase oil, the value of the dollar is artificially supported because of the demand for oil. Supporting the value of the dollar is vital to the economy of the United States.
created 06/11/2005 - 17:44, updated 06/11/2005 - 17:45 by cybe
Translated from a Finnish article, which in turn has been written off "Dagens Nyheter", a Swedish publication.
Sweden is threatened by acute lack of cash. The Swedish workers' union for transporters stopped all shipments on Thursday because of continued robberies. The union demands police protection for their deliveries.
The banks have requested people to use cards. Also big department stores recommend their customers to pay with cards.
The banks wish to remind that cash withdrawals should be avoided.
"This is not only because of yesterday's robbery. This is a continuous matter of security. If your bank card is stolen, you can always secure your money by shutting down the card. . Stolen cash is gone forever", the deputy PR chief of Handelsbanken, Johan Lagerström, says in Dagens Nyheter magasine.
On Friday noon the banks had not yet seen signs about hoarding cash.. Many banks have however made preparations for the weekend because of the stopped shipments of cash. In addition, bank card requests will be processed faster than usual. "We shall process the requests for cards all weekend. A card requested today will be ready by Monday", promises Lagerström.
Masked robbers blew up a Securitas (company) cash delivery vehicle in Stora Höga on Thursday, north from Göteborg city and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Over 30 cash shipments have been robbed on either roads or from security companies' warehouses in Sweden this year.
<END of magazine article.
keywords: cashless society, control, chip, implant
created 06/11/2005 - 11:25, updated 06/11/2005 - 11:27 by cybe
The below is correct and the ONLY solution is to enforce The Plan against the traitorous N. W. O. Zion-Nazi bankster mass-murder, inside-job perpetrators of OKC, 911 and the phoney War on Terror:- http://i.am/jah/plan.htm
Time is running out:- http://i.am/jah/signs.htm
We Don't Need Them
by Joe Carpenter
November 2, 2005
But the proles, if only they could somehow become conscious of their own strength, would have no reason to conspire. They needed only to rise up and shake themselves, like a horse shaking off flies. If they chose, they could blow the party to pieces tomorrow morning. Surely, sooner or later, it must occur to them to do it? And yet --
-- George Orwell, 1984
I've never understood the idea of speaking truth to power. The truth, surely, is that in almost all countries of the world, political and economic systems are designed to benefit only the rich and powerful, at the expense of those with less money and power. This is how the world works, and I see no reason to think that the powerful don't already understand that. After all, they designed it; they maintain it.
They steal our money, sacrifice our children in their wars, send the poorest and most victimized among us off to jail for petty mistakes, and crush those of us who might present a real threat to the arrangement. They know we don't like it. They don't care. They don't need to care. They also control most of our avenues of dissent. It's a very simple, very elegant design.
Meanwhile, we get angry and toddle off to tell the truth to the powerful. We have been telling them the truth for centuries. We travel to their great palaces by the hundreds of thousands, to express our anger and despair. We shout and sing and stomp and whine. We threaten. We plead. Sometimes we're beaten up, or sent to jail. It's a tradition of great courage and personal sacrifice, no doubt.
created 10/09/2005 - 18:39, updated 11/09/2005 - 10:51 by cybe
The World Bank - IMF is owned and controlled by NM Rothschild and 30 to 40 of the wealthiest people in the world. For over 150 years they have planned to take the world over through money. The former chief economist of the World Bank, Joe Stiglitz, was fired recently. He pointed out to top executives that every country the IMF/World Bank got involved in ended up with a crashed economy, a destroyed government, and sometimes in flames with riots. Jim Wolfensen, the president of the World Bank would not comment on his dismissal.
Before Joe Stiglitz was fired he took a large stack of secret documents out of the World Bank. These secret documents from the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund reveal that the IMF required nations:
1. to sign secret agreements of 111 items
2. in which they agreed to sell off their key assets - water, electric, gas, etc.
3. in which they agreed to take economic steps which are really devastating to the nations involved
4. in which they pay off the politicians billions of dollars to Swiss bank accounts to do this transfer of a countries fixed assets
If they do not agree to these steps they are cut-off from all international borrowing. Today if can't borrow money in the international marketplace, no one can survive, whether you are people or corporations or countries. If that does not work they overthrow the government and plant lies about the former government and/or even rewrite history.
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BONDED SLAVES OR FREEMEN AND WOMEN: What do these words signify? And what are they doing on my Birth Certificate? http://i.am/jah/syst.htm
By Anita Karczewski
What do these Words Signify? And What are they Doing on My Birth Certificate??
I was recently putting some important papers in order and ran across my Birth Certificates. I have three Birth Certificates.
I was Born on January 13, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois.
Birth certificate one was issued by Roseland Community Hospital, the Chicago hospital in which I was born in 1938. It is written in ink in upper case and lower case script, contains the name of the attending physician and the hospital superintendent (two different handwritings, and a gold seal with the name of the hospital along with the word "corporate" with a number embossed on it. I am unable to decipher the number.
Birth certificate two was issued by the City of Chicago where I was born. It reads "Notification of Birth Registration" in upper and lower case printed letters This birth certificate has a file number and a gold seal which has "Board of Health" and "City of Chicago" embossed on it and two tiny pink pieces of ribbon sticking out from under the seal. All information on it is filled out in upper and lower case typewriting.
The third birth certificate was issued by the State of Illinois and reads "CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION OF BIRTH", all in upper case
(capital letters). It also contains a file number but no seal of any kind. All the information regarding my birth is typed in all upper case lettters. At the bottom of the certificate is what appears to be an embellishment. Upon examining this "embellishment" with a magnifying glass, I was stunned to find that it also contains the words "Columbian Bank Note". What does this signify? Should I attempt to "cash in" this Birth Certificate, would I then redeem my status as a living, breathing, flesh-and-blood natural Sovereign Child of God in the eyes of our government?
I am well aware that much has been said regarding the 1933 bankruptcy of our nation and that the Registration of Birth Certificates with our government did not occur till then, The Family Bible was the "official record of births, deaths, marriages" up till then, and each family kept its own records therein.." I have heard, but not yet seen proof, that our government pledges its citizens
(through Registration of Birth) as Collateral to secure loans from various sources (other nations, World Bank, etc.). Have I just come across confirmation of this practise through my own Birth Certificate? Can I "cash in" this Bank Note? Should I do so, would I then gain the monitary amount I have been used as collateral for? What would be the proper procedure for doing so?
Perhaps those of you who are my age and younger will want to check out your own Birth Certificates to discover what our government has used us for and has never told us about. I do not consider myself to be "Chattel" to be traded by my government, and I doubt very much that any of you are willing "Chatttel" too.
Isn't it about time we find out what has really been going on in this nation since 1933, and how our government views us? Are we really merely "Human Resources" -- property to be pledged and used for government's nefarious purposes?? Or shall we just keep on "whistleing in the dark" and "hoping" that our government would not do such a thing to us and really has our best interests at heart??
Are we SLAVES (chattel)?? Or are we Sovereign Children of God??
********************* FOOLPROOF PLAN FOR TAKING BACK OUR COUNTRY*********************
JULY 15, 2005: DAY 165
The ONLY solution is to enforce The Plan against the traitorous N. W. O. Zionist bankster mass-murder, inside-job perpetrators of 911 and the phoney War on Terror:- http://i.am/jah/plan.htm
Time is running out:- http://i.am/jah/signs.htm
------ End of Forwarded Message
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Accounts Receivable Tax
Building Permit Tax
Capital Gains Tax
CDL license Tax (drivers license)
Corporate Income Tax
Court Fines (indirect taxes)
Dog License Tax
Federal Income Tax
Federal Unemployment Tax FUTA)
Fishing License Tax
Food License Tax
Fuel permit tax
Gasoline Tax (42 cents per gallon)
Hunting License Tax
Inheritance Tax Interest expense (tax on the money)
Inventory tax IRS Interest Charges (tax on top of tax)
IRS Penalties (tax on top of tax)
Local Income Tax
Marriage License Tax
Personal Property Tax
Real Estate Tax
Septic Permit Tax
Service Charge Taxes
Social Security Tax
Road Usage Taxes (Truckers)
Recreational Vehicle Tax
Road Toll Booth Taxes
State Income Tax
State Unemployment Tax (SUTA)
Telephone federal excise tax
Telephone federal universal service fee tax
Telephone federal, state and local surcharge taxes
Telephone mi nimbus usage surcharge tax
Telephone recurring and non-recurring charges tax
Telephone state and local tax
Telephone usage charge tax
Toll Bridge Taxes
Toll Tunnel Taxes
Traffic Fines (indirect taxation)
Trailer Registration Tax
Vehicle License Registration Tax
Vehicle Sales Tax
Watercraft Registration Tax
Well Permit Tax
Workers Compensation Tax
Not one of these taxes existed 100 years ago and our nation was the most
prosperous in the world, had absolutely no national debt, had the largest
middle class in the world and Mom stayed home to raise the kids.
What the hell happened ?!
The ONLY solution is to enforce The Plan against the traitorous N.W.O.
Zionist mass-murder, inside-job perpetrators of 911 and the phoney War on
From: Hank Roelofs
<hr_cim [at] qld [dot] chariot [dot] net [dot] au>
Date: Thu, 7 Jul 2005 18:23:34 +1000
800 years ago, a man finding three months work could feed, clothe, and shelter his family for the entire year. Today we call that: "The Dark Ages!" Today, a man and his wife both holding down a full time job, are one payday from living under a bridge. We call this: "The Age of Enlightenment? You're right, something is definitely wrong!
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by Michel Chossudovsky
July 5, 2005 GlobalResearch. ca
Live 8, "the greatest concert" ever aired live, has been presented to World public opinion as an "awareness campaign" in solidarity with Africa. Its stated objective was to put pressure on the Group of Eight leaders (G8) to increase foreign aid flows and cancel the debt of the World's poorest countries.
In the words of its promoter Bob Geldof, Live 8 has provided a "unique opportunity" to save a continent from a humanitarian disaster.
The Live 8 concerts organized in the eight major industrial countries
(as well as in South Africa), however, were not intended to raise money for the World's poorest countries.
In fact quite the opposite.
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What do sweatshop workers in Bangladesh have in common with the people who work in your local supermarket? More than you might think, writes George Galloway, Respect MP
The only way to make poverty history is to make the G8 history. I don’t mean simply the annual jamboree for the leaders of the world’s richest and most powerful states. I mean the whole nexus of exploitation and privilege that the G8 and its attendant institutions represent.
They are a gigantic siphon sucking up vast quantities of wealth from the poor — whether they live in the poorest countries or in the G8 states themselves. The G8 is not the solution — it is the problem.
Some of the most dangerous men in the world are in Gleneagles Hotel this week. They are responsible not only for the renewed and terrifying drive to war that characterises the start of the 21st century. They also preside over a system that is itself the biggest killer in the world.
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By John Pilger [click here for more of his material on this site]
The front page of the London Observer on 12 June announced, "55 billion dollar Africa debt deal 'a victory for millions'." The "victory for millions" is a quotation of Bob Geldof, who said, "Tomorrow 280 million Africans will wake up for the first time in their lives without owing you or me a penny...". The nonsense of this would be breathtaking if the reader's breath had not already been extracted by the unrelenting sophistry of Geldof, Bono, B-liar, the Observer et al.
Africa's imperial plunder and tragedy have been turned into a circus for the benefit of the so-called G8 leaders due in Scotland next month and those of us willing to be distracted by the barkers of the circus: the establishment media and its "celebrities". The illusion of an anti establishment crusade led by pop stars - a cultivated, controlling image of rebellion - serves to dilute a great political movement of anger. In summit after summit, not a single significant "promise" of the G8 has been kept, and the "victory for millions" is no different. It is a fraud - actually a setback to reducing poverty in Africa. Entirely conditional on vicious, discredited economic programmes imposed by the World Bank and the IMF, the "package" will ensure that the "chosen" countries slip deeper into poverty.
created 29/06/2005 - 17:58, updated 29/06/2005 - 18:00 by cybe
with commentary by Roland
Following is an excerpt from the complete post below.
"...Prison for profit........ it's not just baloney and white bread. More later and thanks for keeping up your daily news. Paul was released from CCP
(ankle bracelet) in Albuquerque and allowed to drive up to Hot Sulphur where he spent another 3 days in jail (my time over the summer has been 5 days in May, 18 days in June-July, 15 days in August and on house arrest, bond from May 24 to June 25, and ankle bracelet from mid-July to August 5,
04). Thankfully, Paul with all his transplant medications, diabetes medications, was in from May
19-24, 04. The rest of the time he was on bond or ankle bracelet house arrest. I doubt he'd have survived a prolonged transport situation. The alleged crime? "Influencing a public office" and "filing a false document." This is what they called our UCC1 financing statement sent when we informed public officials there would be a fee for using our copyrighted property (PAUL SCHMALTZ and PATRICIA SCHMALTZ), which they did anyway...."
Please note what the author says about what happened to them when they tried using the UCC1/strawman approach to dealing with the system and what they have concluded.
If you test the system with all these "patriot" theories/schemes/remedies.., you will come to understand.., THERE IS NO REMEDY IN THE SYSTEM.., BY DESIGN. Government IS force and it is all that it understands. It does not matter if you have right and even their law on your side. It is about control [over you] and ALLEGIANCE.
Hope you read "THE PLAN" @ http://i.am/jah/plan.htm
OWNERS OF THE PRISON SYSTEM IN AMERICA
Profiteering off the prisoners / Prime stockholders in Correction Corp. of America / Funding Streams Exposed / Corporate Public Private Scheme Exploiting, Criminalizing Vulnerable People
Research and excerpts from LETTERS FROM JAIL
From: %20lynnsch [at] spinn [dot] net">Lynn Schmaltz
I had many opportunities to educate women on the monetary system of jail. The moment an order is written, whether it's a warrant or a traffic ticket, or whatever, the money machine is activated. Every prisoner has a monetary value to our government whether its local, county, state or federal. Bonds are written based on the person's name and social security number and are sold through a brokerage firm such as AG Edwards or Merrill Lynch who has the contract to sell all the prison bonds for the city, county, state or federal prisons. Over 50% of the money market bonds right now are purchased in Japan or China. I've been told by researchers that Walmart and, used to be, Kmart also purchase these bonds, Walmart mostly doing so by emptying out bank accounts at night. Both companies are fronts for enormous money machines.
The way the bond works is that a monetary value is placed on the alleged crime and then factored the way banks factor their money. In other words if a person is convicted of a felony the "value" would be $4 million. The county/city/ state then multiplies it by ten, so the bond that goes out for sale with the prisoner's name and social security number is a short-term "promissory" note. It's offered at $40 million. Perhaps an investor will offer 40% of the $40 million, or $16 million. Once this "promissory note" of the face value of $40 million reaches the banks it is then multiplied again by 200 to
300% and sold as bank securities. For those of you who wonder why the US has more people in prison per capita than any other nation on earth, you'll begin to understand how we can have a weakening economy and still fund wars overseas. It' s all based on prisoners.... in other words, prison for profit.
Knowing all this and knowing that a prisoner can have a "net worth" of say, $10,000 per day in the money markets, helped me explain to many bewildered women why they were in jail. We were only merchandise in a warehouse. The storage was pretty cheap; one woman while in jail researched the cost of feeding prisoners per day which ranged from 74 cents to $2.72 per prisoner per day.
From: "Lynn Schmaltz" Sent: Friday, September 24,
2004 8:46 AM Subject: Re: Paine Webber
"OWNERS OF THE PRISON SYSTEM IN AMERICA"
*Owners of the Prison Systems in America* CORRECTION CORP OF AMERICA headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee owns all private prison systems in AMERICA and are selling the commercial paper. How it Works: A bid bond is done on Form 24, which comes out of the GSA Office (General Services Administration which is out of GAO (General Accounting Office} which is under the Comptroller General. This Blake Bond Bid Bond is promulgated at the time the social security card is issued. When you are arrested the bond is filled out and they issue a Performance Bond, which is done from Form 25, and then they do a Payment Bond, which is a Form
The Bonds are being underwritten by the Banks. This is where the PAINE WEBBER GROUP comes in. The Plaintiff in all criminal tax cases in the USA is the PAINE WEBBER GROUP as the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. The PAINE WEBBER GROUP is a group of international businesses. The PAINE WEBBER GROUP is providing the Securities for the prisons and is selling the Bonds, and the Banks, The ABA (AMERICAN BANKING ASSOCIATION) like LEHMEN BROTHERS, in New York City, are the underwriters on the Bonds. The Banks
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The ONLY solution is to enforce The Plan against the traitorous N.W.O. Zionist mass-murder, inside-job perpetrators of 911 and the phoney War on Terror:- http://i.am/jah/plan.htm
Time is running out:- http://i.am/jah/signs.htm
There were no weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. We are past being able to pretend otherwise, no matter what comfort might be found in the deception. The United States has invaded and conquered a foreign nation under false pretexts. President Bush and his cronies lied us all into a war.
But that is not why we are damned.
The culmination of decades of accumulated overspending by the government has created an aggregate debt for the United States federal and state governments of $14 trillion dollars. That’s fourteen million million dollars. Or, to put it in a more personal scale, more than $48,000 for every single living human being in the United States, plus the accumulating interest.
The interest on that government debt now exceeds all the personal income tax collected by that government. That means that the government isn’t keeping up with the interest on the debt, let alone able to pay down the principle. Even before the wars started with lies, the US Government was sinking deeper into debt by one third of a trillion dollars every year. With Bush’s war, the debt is increasing at another half trillion every year just at the Federal level. And because the federal Government, struggling with payments on past debts, is sending less money back to the states, the states are sinking deeper into debt as well.
But that is not why we are damned.
created 19/04/2005 - 05:07, updated 19/04/2005 - 05:09 by cybe
According to official
government statistics, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) - the mostly
widely used measure of inflation - is running a very low 2.2% a year.
But if inflation is so low,
why is the price of everything you buy going up so fast?
How do you reconcile 2%
inflation with 10% to 20% annual increases in housing prices . . . 25%
to 40% increases in heating bills during the past winter . . .and
double-digit increases in the price of nearly everything you consume,
from gasoline, to food, to movie tickets?