The purpose of this blog is not politics but self-directed education, especially in business, economics, and finance.
A recent YouTube video struck me as a great example of how a person can understand the world and its problems by taking a vigorous effort to learn. The protester in the video below nails the problems our country is facing. He searched for the answers by reading Austrian Economics. No one told him whom to study, he did his own research and thought for himself. I would rather choose him to be an analyst or investor than a PhD. Nobel winning economist anytime.
A protester dares to speak the truth at Occupy Wall Street:
The same protester explaining his position to end the Federal Reserve Banking System at Occupy Wall Street:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6mlOzEMd5g 10 minutes
As he says, “In 1913 this country died when we got rid of sound money.”
Thomas Jefferson warned us two hundred years ago that a private central bank issuing the public currency was a greater menace to the liberties of the people than a standing army.