Articles by Charles Hugh Smith

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America’s Forced Financial Flight

Fleeing Unaffordable and Dysfunctional Cities, by Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/23/2019

How Empires Fall

Charles Hugh Smith on moral decay.

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4/22/2019

No Fix for Recession

Without a Financial Crisis, There’s No Central Bank Policy Fix, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/16/2019

Assange and the Unforgivable Sin

Of Disemboweling Official Narratives, by Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/13/2019

Blind Faith vs. the Bottom Line

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/12/2019

Here’s What It’s Like To Be a Bear

In a Rigged Market. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/8/2019

The Japanification of the World

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/6/2019

Are the Rise of Social Media and the Decline of Social Mobility

Related? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/5/2019

The Fed Guarantees No Recession for 10 Years

Permanent uptrend for stocks and housing, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/2/2019

The ‘Miracle Cure’

Charles Hugh Smith on walking.

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4/1/2019

Apple’s Rotten Core

Charles Hugh Smith is outraged at what’s happening.

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3/30/2019

When Are We Going to Tackle the For-Profit Monopolies

Before they destroy us warns Charles Hugh Smith.

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3/27/2019

While the Nation Fragments Socially

The financial aristocracy rules unimpeded, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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3/25/2019

Politics Has Failed

Now central banks are failing, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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3/23/2019

Which Nations Will Crumble

And which few will prosper in the next 25 years? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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3/22/2019

The Coming Crisis the Fed Can’t Fix: Credit Exhaustion

Charles Hugh Smith on credit exhaustion.

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3/19/2019

A Precarious Revolution

It’s brewing, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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3/16/2019

How States and Empires

Collapse. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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3/14/2019

The Source of Killer Inflation

Charles Hugh Smith on services.

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3/13/2019

What If Politics Can’t Fix What’s Broken?

Charles Hugh Smith on decline and collapse.

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3/11/2019

Trade Isn’t China’s Only Worry

There’s also financial instability, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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3/8/2019

What Killed the Middle Class?

Charles Hugh Smith on the 10 primary drivers.

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3/5/2019

It’s All About Who Reaps the Gains (Asset Bubbles)

And who ears the losses (stagnating wages), says Charles Hugh Smith.

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3/4/2019

The Doomsday Scenario

For the stock and housing bubbles, by Charles Hugh Smith.

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2/28/2019

Now That Housing Bubble #2 Is Bursting…

How low will it go? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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2/27/2019

Homeless Encampments and Luxury Apartments

Charles Hugh Smith on our long strange boom.

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2/22/2019

Let’s Face It

The US Constitution has failed, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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2/21/2019

Credit Exhaustion

It’s global, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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2/19/2019

What Happens When More QE

Fails to reverse the recession? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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2/16/2019

We’re Overdue for a Sell-Everything/No-Fed-Rescue

Recession, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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2/13/2019

The Three Trends That Matter

Charles Hugh Smith on 2019.

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2/12/2019

Telltale Signs

Of recession. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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2/9/2019

Brace for Impact

Charles Hugh Smith on the coming economic crisis.

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2/7/2019

The Alt-Media Has Way More Fun

Than the mainstream media, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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2/2/2019

So If Half of Facebook Accounts Are Fake…

What is Facebook worth? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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1/31/2019

The Ruling Elites Love How Easily We’re Distracted

And turned against each other, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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1/25/2019

Gentrified Urban America

Will be hit hard by the recession, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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1/24/2019

The West’s Descent

Into “Cultural Revolution.” Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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1/21/2019

France’s Ghosts of ‘68

General strike vs. Macron and the technocrat elites. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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1/17/2019

The European Union

Charles Hugh Smith on it’s decline and fall.

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1/15/2019

The Recession Will Be Unevenly Distributed

Some will be devastated, others relatively untouched, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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1/11/2019

The Horrific Crisis of 2025

It will be financial, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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1/4/2019

The Crisis of Capital

It’s increasingly vulnerable to catastrophic losses, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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1/1/2019

How Many of Your Local Taxes and Fees

Are rocketing higher? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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12/29/2018

When Certainty Frays

Capital gets skittish, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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12/28/2018

Good for Powell

And his restoration of price discovery. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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12/26/2018

Why Everything That Needs To Be Fixed

Remains permanently broken, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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12/20/2018

Yellow Vests and the Downward Mobility

Of the middle class. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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12/18/2018

The Conflicting Forces of Modernism

Charles Hugh Smith on Kafka and Kierkegaard.

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12/12/2018

Are We in a Recession Already?

Charles Hugh Smith thinks so.

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12/10/2018