Ever wonder where all these ‘technological advancements’ are heading? Hint: NOT humanity.
The NRA, debt, and a faulty economic structure has brought a grim economic future into focus for many millennials. Here’s how they’ve fallen victim to the high cost of living and the whittling away of America’s work force.
In 1971, President Nixon permanently dislodged the USD from the gold standard, ending nearly forty years of global monetary policy in which the USD was equal to a fixed price for gold. In its place, Nixon decided to introduce a floating currency exchange system called Fiat which remains in place today.
There is a lot of hypocrisy in American political history. The Civil War had as much to do with business interests as a desire to end slavery, for example. Or take the Federal Reserve. An entity created to stabilize the consumer economy has created a nation built on debt that only serves the interests of the financial sector.