Why conservatives spin fairytales about the gold standard
It's taking fire from the left, because its policies favor Goldman Sachs, Bank of America ... Congress took steps to put the U.S. currency on the gold standard. To replace greenbacks, silver coin and other currency, Congress favored gold-backed bank ...
Fox News Is the Gold Standard of Television Journalism
The United States went off the gold standard in the early 1970s, which is to say that American currency is no longer backed by gold ... So when conservatives say we need to "take back America," I would ask, "Take it back to where, the 1950s?"
BITCOIN: A NEW CURRENCY – OR A NEW SCAM?
A nation’s currency needs a lack of volatility. One reason so many people want a currency that is backed by gold and silver ... for one moment to cut off access to Bitcoin should it become a threat? Please! On June 4, 1963, President John F.
Why the Fed Has Declared War on Your Money
The United States did not even have a national currency ... until President Roosevelt adopted the only major U.S. devaluation in history during the Depression, to $35 an ounce. That prevailed until President Nixon took America off the gold standard ...
The Rise and Fall of the International Gold Standard
“The gold standard (while it lasted ... the bankers by seeking to revive a silver-backed currency,” independent of the Fed. In fact, on June 4, 1963, he issued Executive Order (EO) 11110 giving the president authority to issue currency.