War is a horrible thing. Just ask anyone that has ever been in the middle of it. And in this day and age governments around the world possess weapons of such incalculable power that war should be unthinkable. In future wars, we could literally see millions of people killed on a single day. Nobody should want that or look forward to that. Unfortunately, the next major regional war in the Middle East appears to be closer than ever. But nobody should want it to actually happen. During the next major regional war in the Middle East we will likely see death on a scale that is unprecedented. It won’t be like the wars of 1967 or 1973. It will likely be a fight to the death where nothing is held back. You see, the truth is that most Americans have no idea what is really going on in the Middle East. There are ancient grudges and ancient hatreds that go back for thousands of years. There is no “peace plan” that is going to suddenly make everything okay. The Middle East is a simmering volcano of hate and resentment that could erupt at any moment. [Read more...]
A major conflict between the region’s two largest economies would not only impose a harsh dilemma on U.S. diplomats, but also have a significant impact on the entire global economy. It is in every nation’s best interest that the Chinese and Japanese settle their territorial dispute over the Senkaku Islands peacefully.
Full MUST WATCH 5 minute war-game scenario & economic impact analysis of a war between Japan & China is below: [Read more...]
Jim Rickards, author of “Currency Wars”, speaks with Jim Puplava on Financial Sense Newshour to discuss the new age of global financial warfare and its potential outcome on savers and investors around the world. Rickards states that we are experiencing the start of traditional war games using financial warfare only, and that the global currency wars will continue to escalate as Currency War 3 has just begun.
Rickards’ interview is below: [Read more...]