Economics and Investing:

India Bans All Gold Coin Imports, Increases Capital Controls

Carolina Jim recommended an essay by Paul Rosenberg: The Blow That Killed America, 100 Years Ago.

Dire Consequences Await As U.S. Debt Nears A Tipping Point.

Items from The Economatrix:

That Which Is Incapable Of Reforming Itself Disappears

How To Prepare For An Economic Depression

US Consumer Bankruptcies Jump By Most In Three Years; Third-Party Collections At All Time High