Fed News Friday: The Fed Steals for the 1%

Posted March 27th, 2012 by MuslimNonarchist

This week at the Huffington Post columnist Tom Mullen published a piece titled, “How the Fed Steals for the 1%.”

Read more »

Greece develops cashless, Euro-free currency in tight economy

Posted March 16th, 2012 by abexman

determination to ‘move beyond anger to creativity’ is driving a strong barter economy in some places

Read more »

Rand is not RON, we need to watch him. But he does good here.

Posted March 15th, 2012 by Bill Berry

Rand Paul might be better than I give him credit for

Read more »

Moody's: Greece Has Defaulted

Posted March 10th, 2012 by ZEUSLGN

Moody's Investors Service considers Greece to have defaulted per its default definitions. The announcement comes despite Athens reaching a deal with private creditors for a bond exchange that will shave €107 billion from its €350 billion debt. The agency pointed out that even though 85.8% of the holders of Greek-law bonds had signed to the deal, the exercise of collective action clauses that Athens is applying to its bonds will force the remaining bondholders to participate.

Read more »

Seventeen Years of Boom and Bust

Posted March 10th, 2012 by iamodd999

The Federal Reserve must bear responsibility for our current recession. The seeds for this recession were planted in 1995 and led to unsustainable booms and busts. Then to high unemployment, increased consumer prices, failed companies and increased debt.

Read more »

Sean Rosenthal destroys Keynesian economist Paul Krugman

Sean Rosenthal dismantles Keynesian economist Paul Krugman's ridiculous comments regarding the British 'austerity' measures.

Read more »

Wyoming House Plans For Total Political or Economic Collapse of USA

Posted February 26th, 2012 by beermeliberty

The Wyoming House advanced a bill to discuss what they would do in the case of a complete economic or political collapse in the US. Some call it crazy, I call it being prepared...

Read more »

Is Apple's Move To Monitor Factories Conditions Enough?

Posted February 15th, 2012 by iamodd999

Now that Apple has announced that an outside organization, the Fair Labor Association, will audit the working conditions at most of the plants that build Apple products, will the growing protests over the exploitative practices at those plants start to die down?

Read more »

No Volcker To Squash Gold Bugs This Time Around

Posted February 8th, 2012 by iamodd999

The price of gold shot up yesterday. Reports said investors were betting on another round of “quantitative easing,” a.k.a. money printing. But are gold buyers making a big mistake? Is history repeating itself? The New York Times suggests it is:As it was in 1980, could it be again in 2012? The 1980 presidential election was fought by a Democratic incumbent weakened by a poor economy amid worries that the United States had lost its ability to compete in the world. No, history is not repeating itself. The NYT is wrong…about everything. Well, almost everything.

Read more »

Is MegaUpload Tycoon Kim Dotcom part of the 1%?

Posted February 5th, 2012 by MuslimNonarchist

Most Occupy activists are big fans of WikiLeaks and Anonymous. Pirates like Kim Dotcom are heroes to them. But Kim Dotcom made $42 million last year from MegaUpload, easily within the top 1%. I think it’s time these activists began to engage in more nuanced thinking when it comes to politics and economics.

Read more »

Air Times & Contact

LIVE 7 Days a Week!
Mon-Sun: 7pm-10pm Eastern

Call toll-free:

You can also Skype us.

Join our Email List

Stay up to date with the latest about Free Talk Live, and receive our Weekly Digest email - the most popular stories for the week from our front page and also the week's audio highlights!

See our past emails.

Free Talk Live 2.5

Welcome Free Talk Live 2.5! Now, with Reddit!
You'll need a Reddit account before you can vote on and submit show prep. (That is different from your FTL/AMP account.)

The content here is the same as you will see on the FTL Subreddit. Please submit bug reports on the appropriate BBS subforum.

Enjoy the new site and thanks for submitting your content!


Who's online

There are currently 1 user and 0 guests online.

Online users

  • badoky
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Liberty Stickers
Mark Warden - New Hampshire Realtor
Free Talk Live Image
Watch the Ridley Report
Free State Project
shiny badges
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Midas Resources
Be your own bank
Advertise Market Promote with AMP
Free Keene - NH Liberty Activism
Quantum Vibe from Bighead Press
Join the Shire Society
Free Talk Live Image
Freedom's Phoenix
stitcher smartradio
FTL on AudioNow
bitcoin not bombs
Liberty on the Rocks
Free Talk Live Image