1. Important Note to Readers: Things Are About to Change Around Here, Big Time

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    17/01/2017 by Don Quijones

    As this fledgling year settles in, there is good news and bad for followers of RGBS. I figured that you — like me — would prefer to hear the bad news first.

  2. The Sinister Agenda Behind the Washington War On Cash

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    23/01/2017 by Don Quijones

    It is eerily reminiscent of a statement attributed to then US Secretary of State, Henry Kissinger in the 1970’s. He reportedly stated, “If you control oil, you control entire nations; if you control food, you control the people; if you control money, you control the entire world.”

  3. How the NYT Plays with History

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    22/01/2017 by Don Quijones

    While this crisis in American journalism has grown more severe in recent years, the pattern is not entirely new. It is reflected in how the mainstream media has missed many of the most significant news stories of modern history and has, more often than not, been an obstacle to getting at the truth.

  4. Spain’s Banks Openly Flout the Law Like Never Before

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    22/01/2017 by Don Quijones

    “We probably have the best mortgage system in the world,” explained Francisco González, Executive Chairman of Spain’s second largest bank, BBVA, seemingly with a straight face!

  5. Trump and the Media: The Ins and Outs of a Complex Relationship

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    21/01/2017 by Don Quijones

    By shamelessly tapping in to the deep wells of popular atavism, the elite have managed the extraordinary trick of escaping the wrath their appalling profiteering and extreme levels of wealth should bring.

  6. Brazilians Stunned By Death Of Supreme Court Justice Ahead Of “Explosive Testimony”

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    20/01/2017 by Don Quijones

    While the death of the judge will likely not derail the country’s biggest ever graft probe, it will delay it, “handing valuable breathing space to President Michel Temer” who many have accused of being even more corrupt than his predecessor.

  7. Top Chinese Economic Adviser Preparing for Trade War with Trump

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    19/01/2017 by Don Quijones

    “Chinese trade experts with government ties have already hinted that if the Trump administration imposes barriers on Chinese goods, they are ready to retaliate through steps like switching aircraft contracts from Boeing to Airbus, diverting food import contracts to rival countries like Brazil and possibly making it more difficult for Apple to sell iPhones in China.”

  8. A Foreign Nation Did Interfere in a US Election: in 1980

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    19/01/2017 by Don Quijones

    Although the media today is rife with reports of so-called «treasonous» contacts between Donald Trump advisers and officials of the Russian government, the media was not to be found anywhere in October 1980 when the Central Intelligence Agency, working with the Reagan campaign, secretly negotiated an «arms-for-no-hostages» deal with the Ayatollah Khomeini’s regime in Iran