Unseen footage from BaseEcho Iraq
Sunday, April 01, 2012
Actor George Clooney gets hit by a sign as he gets it all wrong on Sudan; was he arrested for getting his facts wrong? Brazil gets heavy with US multi-national oil company, Chevron, whilst talking to other emerging powers at the BRICS meeting in New Delhi.We also talk to Jason Pack, president of Libya-Analysis.com and a researcher of Libyan history at St. Catharine's College, Cambridge.These and much more are all reviewed in this edition of Double Standards with Afshin Rattansi. Source
The report puts forward the argument that the benefits of the gold standard calling it a system of stability without major cyclical effects independent of government manipulation; devoid of inflationary fiduciary issue, international crisis and creates a long term balance of payments.
“I think that unless we see legislation, somewhere, that is rational and recognizes that gold and silver are really different forms of money, and that this whole scheme of paper is unworkable, then the world is going to go down in flames. The only thing that would last will be people’s savings of gold and silver.”
I think the first thing to do would be to insert silver coins into the monetary system. That would be a healthy thing to do. I was very happy to see Ron Paul pull out a silver coin. To me it’s like he was facing the vampire Ben Bernanke with a silver coin, instead of a silver bullet.” Full interview/Source
“But what kind of a world that will be? I think it will be a very nasty world. In spite of having gold and silver, that may not be enough to save you. They’re good things to have, but what we actually need to do is save our civilization and not go down in flames.
My uncle's name was Peter R. Kellerman. He was a partner at Cantor Fitzgerald. He died on 911 and I saw the building go down. I'm a real person. You do yourself a disservice to think you know anything about 911 and not watch this video.
David Cameron's mission to privatise all that we once owned continues with Bernard Gray's hushed plan to privatise the MoD.
There will not be many of us unable to see that the handing over our national defence to corparations with foreign interests is national suicide. That is unless you are Bernard Gray, the Chief of Defence Materiel at the Defence Equipment and Support branch of the Ministry.