Tag Archives: Money: The Unauthorized Biography

Beat The Banks At Their Own Game: Self-Issued Currency In Action (Part Two)

(Part one, about Michael Tellinger and paying off bank “loans” with self-issued promissory notes, can be found here.) What better day to write and post a story involving Irish banks and Irish ingenuity than St. Patrick’s Day? Readers of this … Continue reading

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Collapse Is Unnecessary Because All Money Is Fake

So Greece has now “defaulted” on its international “obligations,” thereby becoming the first developed nation to challenge the hegemony of the international system of finance—as opposed to the actual economy—by simply not paying.  Russia Today puts it thusly: The International … Continue reading

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FAKE MONEY THEN AND NOW: IRELAND EDITION

Two pieces of information have struck me recently, both concerning Ireland at first glance, but really concerning all of humankind when you really think about it.  Let me discuss the second piece of info first, which is summed up quite … Continue reading

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