The Next Civil War

The second American Civil War is in the making. While it is not clear when the war will begin, but it could likely occur in our lifetime. The vitriol between the Republican and Democratic Party, inflamed by the profit-driven media, is going to result in protests, riots, and possibly, revolution. One Continue Reading

John Templeton and the Recession of 1937

The Great Recession lasted from 2007 to 2009. It was the most significant economic downturn since the Great Depression. Since 2009, the economy has continued to expand. Unless governments and central banks have cured the world of up-and-down cycles, a fresh recession should not be too far away. It’s time Continue Reading