Articles by Charles Hugh Smith

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Prying Open the Overton Window

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10/22/2019

What We’ve Lost

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10/21/2019

Economic Decay Leads to Social and Political Decay

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10/18/2019

The Ultimate Heresy: Technology Can’t Fix What’s Broken

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10/15/2019

America 2019: Even the Wealthy Are Poorer in Everything That Matters

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10/12/2019

Will the Clintons Destroy the Democratic Party?

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10/11/2019

What’s Holding Up the Market?

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10/8/2019

Could Pricey Urban Meccas Become Crime-Ridden Ghost Towns?

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10/3/2019

Pets Are Now as Unaffordable As College, Housing, and Healthcare

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9/28/2019

Financial Storm Clouds Gather

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9/25/2019

Automation and the Crisis of Work

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9/23/2019

Markets That Live by the Fed, Die by the Fed

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9/20/2019

The Black Swan Is a Drone

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9/17/2019

What a Relief that the U.S. and Global Economies Are Booming.

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9/16/2019

The Inevitable Bursting of Our Bubble Economy

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9/13/2019

How Deep Is the Rot in America’s Institutions?

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9/10/2019

These Are Not Signs of a Healthy Market

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9/7/2019

Will Everything Change in 2020-2025 or Will Nothing Change?

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9/6/2019

Dear Trump Advisors: Prop the Market Up Now and Lose in 2020

Or Let the Market Crash and Win in 2020. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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8/31/2019

The Fantasy of Central Bank ‘Growth’ Is Finally Imploding

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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8/29/2019

The Benefits of a Profoundly Shattering Recession

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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8/27/2019

Is the US Becoming a Third World Nation?

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8/24/2019

A Wobbling Stock Market

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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8/20/2019

The Road to Hell Is Paved With Virtue-Signaling

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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8/16/2019

Who Protected Epstein for Decades, and Why?

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8/15/2019

The Internal War in the Deep State Claims Its High Profile Casualty:

Jeffrey Epstein. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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8/13/2019

Main Street Small Business on the Precipice

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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8/1/2019

Why Is What Was Once Affordable to Many

Now Only Affordable to the Wealthy? Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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7/30/2019

Once ‘Prosperity’ Falters

The Legitimacy of the Status Quo Evaporates. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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7/27/2019

It’s Not Just the News That’s Fake

Everything’s Fake, says Charles Hugh Smith.

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7/26/2019

Our Ruling Elites Have No Idea

How Much We Want to See Them All in Prison Jumpsuits. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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7/23/2019

The Three Ds of Doom

Debt, Default, Depression. Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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7/19/2019

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?

Article by Charles Hugh Smith.

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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”

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6/29/2019

Could a Cryptocurrency Become a Global Reserve Currency?

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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