'Gold Bullion Or Cash' has been launched today. It is an interesting and informative video made to educate people about gold bullion and why gold is safer than cash in the long term. 'Gold Bullion Or Cash' is a well produced, high quality, educational short video about paper money and gold.
Contributing editor to Money Week, Dominic Frisby, has just released an excellent video - ‘Gold: Independent Money’. A picture paints a thousand words and a video hundreds of thousands of words and this is a very informative video about our modern monetary system, fiat currencies and gold. It shows how fiat money has led to wars, massive debt, social inequality, economic bubbles, rampant consumerism, and environmental destruction.
The President of the World Bank, Robert Zoellick, called for a new post Bretton-Woods currency system involving gold, in November 2010. Zoellick said that gold was worthy of consideration as a reference point for modern currencies and as an indicator to help set foreign exchange rates.
GoldCore has just launched an interesting and informative video – 'GoldNomics' – in order to help further educate the public internationally about gold. * 'GoldNomics' conveys gold's historical and continuing importance * Gold's extreme rarity, liquidity & safe haven status explained * Video uses music, images, facts and quotations to show how gold is a proven store of value throughout history and an important diversification today
Rep. Alan Grayson talks to the Federal Reserve Inspector General Elizabeth Coleman of the Federal Reserve, asking her questions regarding trillions of dollars that came from the Fed's expanded balance sheet and what the losses on its $2 trillion portfolio are. The Inspector General does not have the answers Grayson is looking for.
MDC activist Sam Chakaipa returns to his village in rural Zimbabwe to find his friends and neighbours starving to death, reduced to panning gold powder from the rivers to exchange for food at an exorbitant rate. The Guardian via Youtube:
It wouldn't be suprising if you had never heard of backwardation. Though many commodities markets are frequently in backwardation, especially for seasonal or perishable/soft commodities, it has only happened twice in history in precious metals.
I.O.U.S.A. is a documentary film released earlier this year, and nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival. The film focuses on the shape and impact of the United States national debt and features Robert Bixby, director of the Concord Coalition, and David Walker, the current U.S.
Rollover is the story of faded Hollywood siren Jane Fonda who inherits a multi-million dollar company after her powerful bank president husband is murdered. While trying to find her dead love's killer, she runs his corporation with the help of charming banker Kris Kristofferson in the weeks before a worldwide currency and financial collapse. It was the 1981 movie Jane Fonda "got made" after her exploration of the dangers of nuclear power in the "China Syndrome" back in 1979. She was driving to tell the story of real money - gold and how people throughout the world value gold as real money while most Americans and people in western societies don't understand gold and have forgotten its importance and value. The plot line is about wealthy Arab investors not rolling over their certificates of deposits (CDs) in American banks and buying gold in order to hedge themselves against a fall in the dollar and paper currencies ... and what the loss of those foreign investments means to the financial establishment in New York and the international financial and monetary system. Rollover: Financial Apocalypse This movie was a "financial thriller" and there are not many of these movies made. Movies need bank financing, and banks usually won't finance anything that makes them look bad or stupid. They show "It’s a Wonderful Life" with Jimmy Stewart on TV only once a year now because it shows "run on the bank" at the Bailey Savings and Loan - not something the financial establishment wants Americans to even think about.
In a very interesting video about the gold market today, Stephen Flood of Gold and Silver Investments is interviewed by Javier Blas of the FT .
Government bailouts of the financial system will destroy the dollar, euro and sterling because of hyperinflation, Martin Hennecke, senior manager of private clients at Tyche told CNBC. But Todd Everts, president & CEO of Wall Street Global, disagreed. "The privatization of the banks is the first step down the road to hyperinflation," Hennecke said Monday.
Snippet from CBS's 60 minutes special on the the problems facing Wall Street. Worth watching as it focuses on some of the less-mentioned causes of the financial crisis, including the role of Credit-Default-Swaps, which were sold alongside the subprime mortgage securities (CDOs) as a way to minimise risk.
This fascinating, frightening and compelling video details the plundering of Austrian, Czech, Polish and other national gold reserves and the theft of German and european citizen's (especially the Jews) gold for the Reichsbank. . Gold was moved to a secret potassium mine in Merkers in Thuringia in the very heart of Germany. .
Gold & Silver Investments very own David Russell appeared on CNN on Friday:
Few are aware that America may be on the brink of a financial meltdown. I.O.U.S.A. explores the country's shocking current fiscal condition and ways to avoid a national economic disaster.
From Wikipedia: Bank runs first appeared as part of cycles of credit expansion and its subsequent contraction. In the 16th century onwards, English goldsmiths issuing promissory notes suffered severe failures due to bad harvests plummeting parts of the country into famine and unrest.