Jerome Powell is Wrong: The Gold Standard Could Help to Solve Most of The Dire Economic Problems in a Changing World

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell just arrogantly dismissed the potential that a restored gold standard could offer to Americans and those whose economic interests are indelibly linked with American productivity and solvency. But far from just helping ordinary American workers, savers and entrepreneurs, a gold standard could help the world […]

How Europe Lost Its Rhythm

There are far too many in western societies who claim that traditional European classical music is “boring”. A related complaint is that European classical music has simplistic and unadventurous rhythmic characteristics. The most unfortunate element regarding these accusations is the fact that if one is forming one’s judgement based on […]

Pakistan is Marking 21 Years of its Nuclear Deterrent – if Only a Fence Was Built on The Durand Line at The Same Time

Many in Pakistan are celebrating the 21st anniversary of the development and successful first test of the country’s nuclear deterrent. These nuclear weapons have largely helped to prevent a major 1971 style war in south Asia due to the peace keeping phenomenon known as mutually assured destruction. But while a […]