This isn’t some trader’s “fat finger” accidentally overloading the sell button and pressing “sell.” This is unadulterated BIS/ECB/BoE/Fed sponsored market intervention:

Former CIA analyst Paul Pillar, author of two recent articles for National Interest and Consortium News, ISIS Attack Exposes Anti-Iran Propaganda and Trump Fans the Mideast Fires of Hate, explores the origin of US antagonism towards Iran and false labeling of it as the “leading state sponsor of terrorism”in the years following the World Trade Center attack despite Teheran’s efforts to join the US in fighting terrorism, citing GW Bush’s speech declaring Iran part of an “axis of terror” with No. Korea and Iraq, despite the fact that the latter was its enemy.

 

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blamed the United States for instability in the Middle East and said Washington’s fight against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) was “a lie”. “You [the United States] and your agents are the source of instability in the Middle East… Who created Islamic State? America… America’s claim of…

Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, Keith Neumeyer. Keith has worked in the investment community since 1984, he’s the founding president of First Quantum Minerals, he’s President & CEO of First Majestic Silver and he’s Chairman of First Mining Finance.

Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, former CFO and long time corporate executive, Gordon T Long (link) to make sense of where markets will trend as the Fed and other central bankers continue with balance sheet normalization propaganda.

30+ year participants in precious metals are dumping their exposure and chasing bitcoin and other crypto currencies.  Meanwhile, the May 25th Comex expiration for the June contract was addressed in the last week with a large batch of new short interest contract issuance to meet rising demand so as to keep a lid on gold’s upside.  But a funny thing happened.  The cartel has failed to push gold down.  This is an extremely positive development.  

In the following outstanding interview my colleague Jason Barack asks Mr. Murphy probing questions.   This is listening time well spent.  – Eric Dubin

Neocons and the pro-war mainstream media have nothing to lose when the wars they promote go terribly wrong. This is unique in history. After the predictable disaster, they return to their air conditioned Washington and New York offices while millions suffer and die. That is why why they are able to continue. In the words of today’s Liberty Report guest Nassim Nicholas Taleb, they have no “skin in the game.” The famous author of The Black Swan also lets us in on his thinking about the current state of the US economy and the actions of the Federal Reserve. Access this special Liberty Report, below:

Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed first time guest, the former Presidential Candidate in 2008 and 2012, author, long time US Congressman and the face of the liberty movement in the US, Dr. Ron Paul.

Gold and silver have been sold down pretty hard since April 18th. But the structure of the weekly Commitment of Traders report, which shows the long and short positions of the various trader classifications (banks, hedgers, hedge funds, other large investment funds, retail) had been flashing a short term sell signal for the last few weeks.