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5 U.S. Banks Each Have More Than $40 Trillion In Exposure To Derivatives [The Economic Collapse] Sep 24, 2014

Get a Grounding in Reality-Based Economics [Hawaii Political Info] by Paul Craig Roberts, Jul 29, 2012

Hearing on Fed's Assistance to Europe   chaired by Ron Paul (video, 1 hr 39 min) [Hawaii Political Info] March 27, 2012

Fast Explanation of Quantitative Easing (QE) (video, 2 min 31 sec) [Hawaii Political Info] Oct 19, 2011

The Case against the Fed (free on-line book [74 pp.] by Murray Rothbard)

Lew Rockwell, founder of the Ludwig von Mises Institute, on the deep problems in our economy that are not being addressed by Obama, McCain and the mainstream media

Greenspan: Crisis is Worst He's Ever Seen

Iraq or the Economy? by Congressman Ron Paul (R-TX)

Who Is To Blame for Rising Gas Prices? by Daniel Brackins

Ron Paul Says Abolish the Fed
Ron Paul says that, for the sake of the American economy, the Fed should be abolished. Faiz Shakir, research director of the Center for American Progress, takes the opposite side and insists that the Fed keeps our economy stable and prevents disasters.
(Video, 5 min 26 sec)

Treasury Proposes Unprecedented Changes
Its 3/31/08 proposals are the broadest overhaul of financial oversight since the Great Depression.

Financial Crisis May Be Worst Since WWII
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan wrote this week (3/22/08) that "the current financial crisis in the U.S. is likely to be judged as the most wrenching" since the end of World War II.

Full-length videos:

#1 choice Aaron Russo on Crisis in American Freedom (1 hr 9 min 23 sec)

#2 choice America: From Freedom to Fascism (1 hr 51 min 11 sec)

Book TV: Milton Friedman on F. A. Hayek
The late Milton Friedman, economics Nobel Prize winner, who is generally considered one of the two most influential economists of the last hundred years, along with John Maynard Keynes, is interviewed in this one-hour video.

The Crash of 1929
(53 min 30 sec)

The Creature from Jekyll Island
G. Edward Griffin explains the Federal Reserve System and its history
(42 min 15 sec)

FIAT EMPIRE Why the Federal Reserve Violates the U.S. Constitution
((58 min 53 sec))

Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers
(1 hr 15 min 40 sec)

Maxed Out
Banks and credit card companies set up their customers for a fall, James Scurlock says
(1 hr 26 min 58 sec)

Money as Debt (47 min 7 sec)

Money, Banking and the Federal Reserve (42 min 8 sec)

The Money Masters: How International Bankers Gained Control of America (3 hrs 35 min 19 sec)

Who Killed the Electric Car?
(Video, 1 hr 32 min 25 sec)

Bailout links:

House AIG hearings, Part 1, Oct 7, 2008 (2 hrs 39min 5 sec)

House AIG hearings, Part 2, Oct 7, 2008 (2 hrs 27 min 11 sec)