Browsing All posts tagged under »International Monetary Fund (IMF)«

We’re Number Two

December 15, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ The U.S. was the world’s number one economy prior to World War II, but it took off bigtime after the war and there has not been a day of my long life in which we were not number one—until now. The International Monetary Fund recently released its calculations regarding the world’s economy […]

It’s About The Money, Not The Climate

August 7, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), the Irish poet and dramatist, wrote “Pray don’t talk to me about the weather. Whenever people talk to me about the weather, I always feel quite certain that they mean something else.” These days, when some world leader or politician speaks of the climate—the weather is what is […]

Obama, Wall Street, And The IMF: All Wrong On Carbon Taxes

July 12, 2014 by


By James M Roberts ~ Last month the International Monetary Fund (IMF) recommended that the United States “introduce a broad-based carbon tax.” In the summary of its annual report on the U.S. economy the IMF thus echoes the climate alarmism of the Obama Administration, which has been calling for carbon-cutting policies ever since taking office. […]

IMF – Your Money In Their Slippery Hands

April 22, 2012 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Here they go again: Australia is among the nations contributing to the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) war chest to protect against further financial deterioration in Europe. Overnight the IMF said it had raised more than $US430 billion ($A417 billion) in an effort to assure finance markets that it has sufficient firepower […]

Sorting Out Global Grievances

May 18, 2010 by


By Alan Caruba “Cry havoc and let slip the dogs of war!” – Shakespeare, Julius Caesar Every couple of decades, the world needs to sort out its various grievances. The most common mode of doing this is war and it is a truism of war that those waging it, successfully or not, sooner or later […]

Iceland To Europe: Drop Dead

March 10, 2010 by


By Richard J. Douglas Icelanders have revolted against government hubris, banking greed, and foreign arm-twisting. Americans could learn a thing or two from their Viking neighbors. In a March 7th plebiscite (referendum) watched closely in Europe but below the radar in America, Iceland’s voters overwhelmingly declared that their island nation’s largest bank is emphatically NOT […]

IMF On Climate Change: We Want To Play

March 9, 2010 by


By Nick Loris The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is attempting to do what couldn’t be done at the international climate change conference in Copenhagen last December: Transfer large sums of wealth from developed countries to developing ones in the name of climate change. From BusinessWeek: Dominique Strauss-Kahn, head of the International Monetary Fund, said the […]

Follow The Money

June 10, 2009 by


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Obama Endorses Soros Plan To Loot America

April 6, 2009 by


Cliff Kincaid. At the G 20 summit in London, President Barack Obama won rave reviews from reporters, many of whom clamored like school kids for the chance to ask him a question at his news conference, but the official conference document proves that plans are being made for what can only be described as the […]

A Trillion Dollars Of Smoke And Mirrors

April 4, 2009 by


Terry Miller. News reports indicate that the G-20 pledged an additional $1.1 trillion in financing for the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and other global institutions so that they can help countries cope with the global economic crisis. The details of the proposal are virtually non-existent, i.e. exactly who will be responsible for what […]

Just Whose Money Is It Anyway?

January 27, 2009 by


OBAMA AND PELOSI – THROWING GOOD MONEY AFTER BAD Gregory D Lee President Obama and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi say an $825 billion stimulus package will either “create or save” three million jobs. Republicans did the math and discovered each of the three million jobs will cost taxpayers $275,000. Yikes! The Democrats can […]