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Dr. Stephanie Kelton: Modern Money Theory Explained

Dr. Stephanie Kelton: Modern Money Theory Explained | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Media Roots is a citizen journalism project that reports the news from outside of party lines while providing a collaborative forum for conscious citizens, artists and activists to unite.
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Sharing the Tech Threat, II: The Sharing Economy

Sharing the Tech Threat, II: The Sharing Economy | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Yesterday we looked at an article about an Al Jazeera documentary about technology replacing “middle” workers, that is, people in traditional white collar occupations.  We didn’t look at the Al Jazeera documentary, we just went with the premise,...
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Alternatives to the current money & payment system (Share Radio)

Alternatives to the current money & payment system (Share Radio) | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Listen to Fran Boait, Executive Director of Positive Money, explaining the problems with digital money in the current money system, the consequences and alternatives in an interview on Share Radio listen to ‘#InvestmentPerspectives examines the...
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From negative to positive: Money without the debt - Positive Money (BSD)

From negative to positive: Money without the debt - Positive Money (BSD) | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Tweet We need to reform a money system that no longer serves the needs of the public This article appeared originally on the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute’s website It used to be thought that the means of final settlement … Continue...
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After Robots Take Our Jobs, This Is What the Economy Will Look Like

After Robots Take Our Jobs, This Is What the Economy Will Look Like | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
On June 11, 2015, Jack Smith IV writes on MIC:
Imagine a world where robots perform the vast majority of our jobs. Food is factory-farmed by automated machines and delivered to us by fleets of drones and self-driving trucks.
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Could These 3 Simple Changes to Banking Fix the Economy?

Could These 3 Simple Changes to Banking Fix the Economy? | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
If someone told you that a mountain of personal debt could be cleared via 3 simple changes to the way that money and banking works, would you like to know how?
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▶ Secret of Iceland economic miracle: Jail bankers, let banks go bust & no bail-out - YouTube

Iceland is set to become the first Euorpean country to beat its pre-crisis economic output. Back in 2008 the country suffered the biggest banking collapse in...
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▶ Keiser Report: Grexit already happened? (E768) - YouTube

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert discuss leaving the Troika to gloat over the devastation that is Europe. In the second hal...
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TPP: Don Beyer (D-VA) Puts “Free Trade” Above National Sovereignty and Democracy

TPP: Don Beyer (D-VA) Puts “Free Trade” Above National Sovereignty and Democracy | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
TPP: Don Beyer (D-VA) Puts “Free Trade” Above National Sovereignty and Democracy Recently, my wife, Bonnie, sent an e-mail to Don Beyer, our Democratic Representative in the Virginia 8th Congressional District to express her opinion opposing...
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▶ The Confiscation of Bank Deposits and The Derivative Debt: Ellen Brown on GRTV - YouTube

Last month’s G20 Summit in Australia came and went without the protests and riots we’ve come to expect at the summit in recent years. But as author and resea...
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Iceland’s Sovereign Money Proposal: A Response to Bill Mitchell

Iceland’s Sovereign Money Proposal: A Response to Bill Mitchell | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
In a two-part blog post, Bill Mitchell recently used the publication of the Icelandic paper on Sovereign Money to set out his position on the proposals.
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News from the Network, Vol. 8, No. 23

News from the Network, Vol. 8, No. 23 | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
As can be seen from the news items below, things are starting to move in the right direction.  As can be seen from the number of articles that are getting accepted, we are getting more effective at spreading the word about the Just Third Way.  That...
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How the Banking System Affects Democracy - Positive Money

How the Banking System Affects Democracy - Positive Money | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Tweet 1. We’ve given the power to create money to the banks, with no accountability Banks create money when they make loans, which means that they effectively control where...
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Alternatives to the current money & payment system (Share Radio)

Alternatives to the current money & payment system (Share Radio) | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Listen to Fran Boait, Executive Director of Positive Money, explaining the problems with digital money in the current money system, the consequences and alternatives in an interview on Share Radio listen to ‘#InvestmentPerspectives examines the...
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Iceland Jailed Bankers and Rejected Austerity—and It’s Been a Success: Roisin Davis

Iceland Jailed Bankers and Rejected Austerity—and It’s Been a Success: Roisin Davis | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Iceland’s insistence on following a different drummer after the global economic collapse is evidence that a more ethical approach can work.
- 2015/06/11

Via Chuck Sherwood, Senior Associate, TeleDimensions, Inc
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Quantitative Easing vs Sovereign Money Creation (Infographic) - Positive Money (BSD)

Quantitative Easing vs Sovereign Money Creation (Infographic) - Positive Money (BSD) | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Tweet   Download Print at home version     Join the Campaign Please enter your name. Please check your email is valid. not in the UK?
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How the Banking System Affects Democracy - Positive Money

How the Banking System Affects Democracy - Positive Money | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Tweet 1. We’ve given the power to create money to the banks, with no accountability Banks create money when they make loans, which means that they effectively control where newly created money goes to in the economy.
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Lack of money – Understanding our monetary system

Lack of money – Understanding our monetary system | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
The past hundred years have brought us unprecedented development, especially through ever-evolving technology. In consequence never in history have so many people have lived so well. Yet our society and humanity as a whole are facing huge problems.
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▶ Murdoch: Among The Most Corrupt Oligarchs in the World - YouTube

Bill Black Report: The Murdoch empire, including his son James, is riddled with scandals, corruption and bribery, but rest assured that even your grandchildr...
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Sovereign Money - Common Critiques - Positive Money

Sovereign Money - Common Critiques - Positive Money | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Tweet There are a number of common objections and concerns with the proposal to switch to a sovereign money system.
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Episode 05 - The Bigger Picture (Monetary reform)

Listen to our first invited speaker Mr Ronnie Morrison talk eloquently about monetary reform, a key reform in the 2015 Constitutionalists Charter.
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FT: The reality gap in the role of banks - Positive Money

FT: The reality gap in the role of banks - Positive Money | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Tweet It is surprising that there is any debate about how banks work: surely it is crucial to an understanding of the drivers of both the financial system and the economy, reads The Financial Times, 8th June 2015.
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A common misconception: Positive Money does not advocate any centralised decision making with regards to loans

A common misconception: Positive Money does not advocate any centralised decision making with regards to loans | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
In a recent blog post, Richard Murphy makes a number of points about our Sovereign Money proposals.
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“We Are In A Revolutionary Moment”: Chris Hedges Explains Why An Uprising Is Coming — And Soon

“We Are In A Revolutionary Moment”: Chris Hedges Explains Why An Uprising Is Coming — And Soon | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
EnlargeChris Hedges (Credit: Nation Books) On June 4, 2015,  Elias Isquith writes on Salon: In recent years, there’s been a small genre of left-of-center journalism that, followingPresident Obama’s lead, endeavors to prove that things on Planet...
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