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The IMF wants you to pay 71% income tax

by Simon Black The IMF just dropped another bombshell. After it recently suggested a “one-off capital levy” – a one-time tax on private wealth as an exceptional measure to restore debt sustainability across insolvent countries – it has now called … Continue reading

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41 IMF BAILOUTS AND COUNTING – HOW LONG BEFORE THE ENTIRE SYSTEM COLLAPSES?

Broke nations are bailing out other broke nations with borrowed money.  Round and round we go – where we stop nobody knows.  As of April, 41 different countries had active financial “arrangements” with the IMF.  Sometimes they are called “bailouts” and sometimes they … Continue reading

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IMF Says Another Greek Bailout Necessary

Just six short months ago (before GGBs rallied 119% and the Athens Stock Index 53%), the EU and IMF agreed on Greek Debt/GDP targets, pronounced the nation “fixed”, and went on winter vacation. Well, surprise, the hockey-stick of expected GDP has … Continue reading

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It’s Always about the Gold

Although the amount of gold redistributed from Cyprus to Germany/IMF  (as outlined in the article below ) is not large in the grand scheme, it is indicative of the plan being implemented for other countries. Italy should be up next … Continue reading

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A Financial ‘Night of the Long Knives’ is Upon Us

A financial “Night of the Long Knives” against savers is being played out in the European Parliament right now – and it is not the last bit of damage to be done…only the next.  At this point, the veil has … Continue reading

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Scandal At The IMF: Senior Economist Resigns, Says “Ashamed To Have Had Any Association With Fund At All”

The rats everywhere are now jumping furiously off the titanic, but few had taken the time to write a letter explaining in detail just how cracked and broken the hull really was. This has now changed, with the departure of … Continue reading

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Occupy DC vs IMF Police Enforcement When Push Comes to Shove (Washington Circle Hotel)

Anyone else getting a bad feeling about May 1st? David DeGerolamo Occupy DC vs IMF Police Enforcement When Push Comes to Shove (Washington Circle Hotel) From YouTube: When the Occupy DC protesters went to visit the IMF folks at the … Continue reading

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US backs new IMF loan to Greece: Geithner

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner on Sunday threw Washington’s support behind the new austerity measures agreed by Greece and said the US backed the idea of a new IMF loan for Athens. “We welcome the program of economic reforms agreed … Continue reading

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The Pieces Are Starting to Come Together

Although it is not widely publicized, the common bond between George Soros and Hillary Clinton is their progressive agenda to form a New World Order (NWO). She is very proud to be a “progressive” American:   As the players are … Continue reading

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Greek police union wants to arrest EU/IMF officials

Update: The Greek Government heads for a reshuffle as five cabinet members resign over tough austerity measures required to secure a €130bn bailout package, while PM Lucas Papademos warns that default would be “uncontrolled chaos”. The Socialist response for fiscal … Continue reading

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Ben Bernanke: Who’s Lying Now?

Ben Bernanke does not know that the United States share of the IMF is 17.70%? Although he was correct when he said the Tim Geithner is the US governor to the IMF, he neglected to mention that he is the … Continue reading

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Tim Geithner Has Given America’s Treasure Away: the Secret European Bailout

Chart from Zerohedge This chart shows how Tim Geithner is supporting the bailout of the European Union without any Congressional oversight. How much money has already been transferred? $614.4 billion in the past eight weeks. Remember the first stimulus giveaway … Continue reading

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Japan Will Help Bailout the European Union – Is Anyone Asking How?

Japan is preparing to “lend” money to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to help bailout the European Union. With want? The full faith and credit of Japan? Japan’s debt to GDP ratio is over 200%. Their economy was in shambles … Continue reading

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The Impotent GOP Response to the IMF Redistribution of America’s Wealth – Updated 12/4/11

Update 12/4/11 The Latest Rumor: Fed To Fund IMF, Bypassing Congressional Refusal Of European Bailout The following article from the Hill outlines an attempt by “conservatives” to prevent a bailout of the European Union by the IMF. The United States … Continue reading

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How the Precautionary and Liquidity Line Will Collapse the United States

The International Monetary Fund has “enhanced” emergency lending windows in an announcement today (the decision was made on November 21, 2011). This decision allows a member country to now fund 500% of its obligated quota. As explained below, this one … Continue reading

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