Articles by Charles Hugh Smith

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The Explosive Crisis of the Deep State

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7/16/2019

‘Alexa, How Do We Subvert Big Tech’s Orwellian Internet-of-Things Surveillance?’

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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7/13/2019

When Everything From Bat Guano to Quatloos Is Soaring

Speculative Euphoria Has Reached an Extreme, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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7/9/2019

What’s Left To Monetize?

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7/6/2019

Vested Interests in Charge = Guaranteed Failure

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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7/5/2019

America’s Concealed Crisis

Fifty Years of Economic Decline, 1969 to 2019. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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7/3/2019

Following in Rome’s Footsteps: Moral Decay, Rising Inequality

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7/1/2019

No, Autos Are Not “Cheaper Now”

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/29/2019

Could a Cryptocurrency Become a Global Reserve Currency?

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/28/2019

The Human Cost of ‘Recovery’

We’re Burning Out, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/25/2019

The Lessons of Rome

Charles Hugh Smith on Our Neofeudal Oligarchy.

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6/24/2019

Dear Central Bankers: Prepare To Be Swept Away

in the Next Wave of Populism, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/21/2019

How Much of Your ‘Wealth’ Is Hostage to Bubbles

And Impossible Promises? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/18/2019

Misplaced Pride

Most of the “Middle Class” Is Actually Working Class, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/15/2019

The Self-Destructive Trajectory

Of Overly Successful Empires, by Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/13/2019

What Would It Take

To Spark a Rural/Small-Town Revival? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/10/2019

The Tech Bubble

Is it bursting? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/8/2019

A Quiet Revolution Is Brewing

But a scary one. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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6/4/2019

Forget ‘Money’

What Will Matter Are Water, Energy, Soil, and Food—and a Shared National Purpose, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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5/28/2019

Superbugs and the Ultimate Economic Weapon: Food

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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5/25/2019

The Normalization and Institutionalization

Of Fraud. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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5/20/2019

Downward Mobility Matters More

Than Liberal-Conservative Labels, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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5/18/2019

The Economy Has Fundamentally Changed in the 21st Century

And Not for the Better. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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5/16/2019

Burnout Nation

Charles Hugh Smith on the US.

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5/15/2019

Unrealistically Great Expectations

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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5/11/2019

Good Riddance

To a “Nothing-Burger” Trade Deal, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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5/7/2019

The Accelerating Decay of the Middle Class

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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5/3/2019

The Erosion

Of Everyday Life. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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5/1/2019

There Are Two Little Problems

With “Taxing the Rich” To Pay for “Free Everything,” says Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/30/2019

This Is the End of the Cycle

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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4/29/2019

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