Radio Episodes
9/10/2019 preparing-for-a-world-run-amok

Preparing for a World Run Amok

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
John Rubino and Michael Oliver return. Your host will talk about some of his favorite gold and silver exploration stocks at a time when exploration stocks are starting to make investors wealthy. Listen Now

9/3/2019 can-the-american-empire-survive-a-failing-economy

Can the American Empire Survive a Failing Economy?

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David Stockman, Daniel McAdams and Michael Oliver return. The mark of a true prophet is one whose warnings unfold as predicted. Dating back to his days in the Reagan administration, David avoided political correctness to warn of future doom if America continued to live beyond its means. Listen Now

8/20/2019 frank-holmes-on-gold-and-markets-in-general

Frank Holmes on Gold and Markets in General

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Frank Holmes, Eric Coffin and Michael Oliver return. Forced by the U.S. to abandon gold-backed money after Aug. 15, 1971, the world has embarked 100 percentage on the use of fantasy money created out of thin air rather than the tried and proven gold-backed monetary system. Listen Now

8/13/2019 myths-about-gold-as-an-investment-medium

Myths about Gold as an Investment Medium

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James Turk, Peter Tallman and Michael Oliver return. Mainstream investment pros are starting to buy gold to “hedge” their equity portfolios. But most investment pros hate gold given their training in Keynesian economics. Listen Now

7/30/2019 what-will-trigger-the-next-financial-collapse

What Will Trigger the Next Financial Collapse?

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Doug Noland, Quinton Hennigh and Michael Oliver return. The handwriting is on the wall. “THERE WILL BE ANOTHER MARKET DISASTER STRAIGHT AHEAD!” The fear is that another stock market crash may trigger an even more disastrous financial market meltdown than in 2008. Listen Now

7/23/2019 the-deep-state-who-really-runs-america

The Deep State: Who Really Runs America?

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Craig Huey visits for the first time. Michael Oliver will provide his latest thoughts on the most important financial markets and yours truly will talk about some the most exciting gold exploration stocks in his personal portfolio and in his newsletter, J Taylor’s Gold, Energy and Tech Stocks. Listen Now

7/16/2019 preserving-wealth-after-the-next-financial-crisis

Preserving Wealth After The Next Financial Crisis

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James Rickards, Peter Tallman and Michael Oliver return. It’s not a matter of “if” but “when” the next financial crisis will hit. History suggests the next crisis will be bigger and more devastating than the last one because the Keynesian economic pathology that has been destroying price recognition of capital and thereby capitalism itself has not been eradicated. Listen Now

7/9/2019 the-impact-of-financial-wars-on-gold

The Impact of Financial Wars on Gold

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Alasdair Macleod, Shawn Khunkhun and Michael Oliver return. The financial war between America and China is escalating dangerously into a war to secure global financial resources. Listen Now

6/25/2019 currency-wars-rocket-fuel-for-gold

Currency Wars - Rocket Fuel For Gold!

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John Rubino and Michael Oliver Return. Hubert Parent-Bouchard of Radisson Mining Resources appears for the first time. European Central Bank ECB President Mario Draghi has been forcing the dollar higher by his “all it takes” strategy to generate European growth. But that policy has ramped up currency wars by giving the Euro zone an advantage in international trade. Listen Now

6/18/2019 are-we-now-moving-toward-a-gold-standard

Are We Now Moving Toward a Gold Standard?

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Ronald Peter Stöferle, Quinton Hennigh and Michael Oliver return. Peter and his colleague have published the annual “In Gold We Trust” report. It suggests that a world awash in debt is sitting on the edge of a disastrous financial abyss. Listen Now

6/4/2019 will-modern-monetary-theory-mmt-ignite-gold

Will Modern Monetary Theory MMT Ignite Gold?

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Richard Maybury, Ivan Bebec and Michael Oliver return. Following the 2008-09 financial crisis, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke began to implement the Modern Monetary Theory MMT resulting in zero and negative interest rates. Listen Now

5/28/2019 the-dollar-is-a-us-problem

The Dollar is a U.S. Problem

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Dan Oliver, Dr. Quinton Hennigh and Michael Oliver return as guests. The dollar system was founded at Bretton Woods and rests on three pillars: American military supremacy, American financial hegemony, and American economic prowess. Listen Now

5/14/2019 making-money-with-sprott

Making Money with Sprott

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Peter Grosskopf, CEO of Sprott Inc. visits for the first time. Gwen Preston and Michael Oliver return. Listen Now

4/30/2019 how-can-we-thrive-against-zirp-and-nirp

How Can We Thrive Against ZIRP and NIRP?

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David McAlvany, Chen Lin and Michael Oliver are this week’s guests. Poor souls who become addicted to drugs or alcohol most often find the immediate pain of withdrawal far too great to discontinue their pathological behavior. Listen Now

4/16/2019 why-do-central-bank-counterfeiters-like-gold

Why Do Central Bank Counterfeiters Like Gold?

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Danielle DiMartino Booth, Ivan Bebek and Michael Oliver return. Monetary counterfeiting is theft. But by way of force, central bankers do the same thing legally to the detriment of workers who produce goods and services in earning spending power. Listen Now

4/9/2019 preparing-for-gold-as-currencies-crumble

Preparing for Gold as Currencies Crumble

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Alasdair Macleod, Peter Tallman and Michael Oliver return. The global economic outlook is deteriorating. Government borrowing in the deficit countries will therefore escalate. Listen Now

4/2/2019 with-qt-ending-what-now-for-gold

With QT Ending, What Now For Gold?

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John Rubino, John Anderson and Michael Oliver return. J. Powell’s pivot from QT gave Wall Street crybabies the candy they screamed for as equities peered over the abyss in late 2018 into the next stock market crash. Listen Now

3/26/2019 basel-iii-and-gold-rocket-fuel-added-for-golds-next-takeoff

Basel III and Gold. Rocket Fuel Added for Golds Next Takeoff

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Andrew Maguire, Chris Taylor and Michael Oliver return. FOX Business, Bloomberg and CNBC haven’t mentioned a huge change in the accounting of gold for banks by the end of this month but it’s a very big deal! Gold will become a Tier 1 asset valued at 100 percent for banks. Listen Now

3/19/2019 worshiping-the-state-how-liberalism-became-our-state-religion

Worshiping the State - How Liberalism Became Our State Religion

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Dr. Benjamin Wiker visits for the first time. Michael Oliver and Bob Moriarty return. The U.S. Constitution prohibits the U.S. Government from establishing or funding a religion, but Dr. Wiker explains why that is exactly what the U.S. government does when it funds all manner of liberal policies of the political left in America. Listen Now

3/12/2019 will-america-face-an-economic-recession-in-2019

Will America Face an Economic Recession in 2019?

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Danielle DiMartino Booth, Michael Oliver and Robert Moriarty return. Danielle who always provides insightful commentary regarding the Federal Reserve and its monetary policy, especially during times when the Fed decisions and announcements are made... Listen Now

3/5/2019 a-return-to-the-gold-standard-is-that-possible

A Return to the Gold Standard? Is that Possible?

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Alasdair Macleod and Michael Oliver Return. Bill Pincus appears for the first time. Alasdair says that a return to a gold standard is the only way nations can contain the interest cost of servicing debt. Listen Now