The Future of the International Monetary System

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“THE FUTURE OF THE INTERNATIONAL MONETARY SYSTEM” James Rickards is the editor of Strategic Intelligence, a financial newsletter, and director of the James Rickards Project, an inquiry into the complex dynamics of geopolitics and global capital. He is a portfolio manager, lawyer, and economist, and has held senior positions at Citibank, Long-Term Capital Management, and […]

ICON Synopsis, Guandolo event Sept 15, 2015

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On 9/15/15, John Guandolo was ICON speaker for a second time.  The prior time was in April 2014, and the national and international events in the interval have been stunning.  ICON President Janie Wagstaff provided an abbreviated reminder of his background in the Holyland court case, his blog site “Understanding the Threat”, counterterrorism education regarding […]

Our Republican Form of Government Wins

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Our two-party system, our republican form of government, is successful because it is premised on contrasting ideas that offer the American people clear choices.  The idea that wins the majority of the people (or elected representatives) to its side, wins.  The system falls apart not when differing ideas exist and are debated vigorously, but rather when the […]

Our Review: Roy Beck and US Immigration

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On Oct 28, 2014, Roy Beck of NUMBERSUSA spoke to ICON on current major issues regarding our immigration policies.  During the talk, he made the following major points: Current immigration policies are encouraging mass immigration. This is primarily  responsible for the government’s recent projections that by 2060 there will be solid urban development from Atlanta […]