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This is the first professional animated presentation of one key aspect of the Douglas or British Social Credit case (not to be confused with Chinese 'Social Credit'): the folly of 'favourable' trade balances under the existing financial system, where physical loss and inefficiency are financially rewarded.
Introducing the first-ever animated presentation of the Douglas Social Credit economic diagnosis and remedial proposals. Please spread wide and far!
Monday, 04 December 2017 19:29

A Review of "Lives of Our Own"

Lives of Our Own – Social Credit, Catholicism and a Distributist Social Order, recently authored and published by Canadian Ph.D. Professor Oliver Heydorn...
Friday, 20 January 2017 19:49

The Centenary of Social Credit (1917-2017)

Today, January 20th, 2017 — besides being the Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States — is the 138th birthday of Major Clifford Hugh Douglas, the founder of Social Credit.
Sunday, 22 November 2015 20:53

A Review of Social Credit Economics

The following review of Oliver Heydorn's Social Credit Economics by Brent Ranalli will be published in the next edition of Basic Income Studies. It is already available on-line
Finally, the mainstream media is covering constitutional lawyer Rocco Galati's case against the Bank of Canada. In essence, the Bank of Canada, which, unlike many other central banks, is a public institution, has a mandate to provide the federal, provincial, and municipal governments with interest-free loans for various capital projects.
Tuesday, 03 February 2015 00:59

The Case to "Reinstate" the Bank of Canada

There is a very interesting legal case that is playing out in Canada at the moment. William Krehm, Anne Emmett, and Comer (The Committee for Monetary and Economic Reform) filed a lawsuit on December 12th, 2011, in Federal Court to try to force a restoration of the Bank of Canada to its mandated purposes.
Thursday, 29 January 2015 00:56

A Social Credit Post on henrymakow.com

Just yesterday, Henry Makow posted the most succinct explanation of the economic aspects of Social Credit that I have written to date.
Friday, 16 January 2015 00:52

Monopoly - A Short Film

Georgiana (Gigi) Pinwill from Australia has just initiated a very exciting and promising project. She has prepared a script entitled "Monopoly" for a short film, which will hopefully serve as the starting point for a longer, feature-length production.
Saturday, 20 December 2014 00:48

LifeSite News and Social Credit

LifeSite News, which receives millions of hits every year, has picked up my blog entry on the importance of establishing a financial system that is actually supportive of life and families
Monday, 01 December 2014 22:21

The Mike Bower Initiative

In the past few months, Michael Bower from the United States has generously donated a significant amount of money in order to purchase author copies of Social Credit Economics and to have them mailed to various important individuals in the fields of politics, economics, and journalism.
Friday, 21 November 2014 11:33

El Crédito Social - Hispanismo.org

Quite recently, Martin Ant has translated a number of blog entries from this website into Spanish and has made them available on Hispanismo.org.
Monday, 17 November 2014 11:31

David Gleicher's Blog Entries

There are a number of professional economists who have commented favourably on some of C.H. Douglas' main ideas.
Monday, 27 October 2014 11:11

America's Puritanical Obsession with Work

A few months ago, Abby Martin from Russia Today criticized the unhealthy obsession with work that characterizes American culture. The average American between 25-54 who has at least one child spends nine hours every day working
Monday, 15 September 2014 22:58

Global Debt Clock

Some readers may already be familiar with the U.S. debt clock, The Economist also publishes a global debt clock which deals exclusively with national public debts...
Friday, 05 September 2014 11:04

Humans Need Not Apply

The following video, entitled "Humans Need not Apply", has received over 2 million hits on youtube. It explains how the development of intelligent machines (computers, robots, etc.) now threatens many of the occupations that traditionally relied on brain-power
Wednesday, 13 August 2014 07:07

Tax Freedom Day - Canada

Once again this year, the Canadian Fraser Institute has dutifully calculated “Tax Freedom Day”: “The Fraser Institute annually calculates Tax Freedom Day in order to provide a comprehensive and easily understood indicator of the overall tax burden faced by the average Canadian family.
Saturday, 09 August 2014 06:22

Re: "The Costliest Money Mistakes"

According to the latest edition of the “Money Minute”, the Royal Bank of Canada has discovered that 75% of Canadians struggle with consumer debt and that, on average, they owe 16,000 dollars per head (not including mortgage debt)
The New Zealand "Democrats for Social Credit" Party is celebrating its 60th anniversary this coming weekend

Latest Articles

  • A Favourable Balance of Trade? - New Animated Video
    This is the first professional animated presentation of one key aspect of the Douglas or British Social Credit case (not to be confused with Chinese 'Social Credit'): the folly of 'favourable' trade balances under the existing financial system, where physical loss and inefficiency are financially rewarded.
    Written on Friday, 27 September 2019 04:04 Read more...
  • Problems with Taxes
    Relying on bank credit, indirectly through taxation or directly via borrowing, to fund a Universal Basic Income (UBI) scheme is untenable. A fundamental reform of the financial system is the only viable means to ensure a future in which sustainable purchasing power is in the hands of the Canadian consumer. There is no need to take from Peter to give to Paul. Not one penny of anyone’s income would need to be redistributed. There is enough for everyone to have an income, a UBI, under a corrected financial system as advocated by Douglas Social Credit.
    Written on Tuesday, 16 July 2019 14:59 Read more...
  • Living Beyond Your Means
    We are often told that people should not ‘live beyond their means’, that is, that no individual person, nor any corporate entity like a business or a government, should spend more money during a given period than they take in as income or as revenue. Doing so is judged to be profligate, irresponsible, and only setting oneself up for pain in the long run. For countless centuries, if not millennia, the balanced ‘budget’ has been regarded as the sine qua non of fiscal prudence and ‘sound’ finance. And yet, if we look at our economies over any given period of time, it is quite normal for individual consumers, considered in the aggregate, to spend more than they receive in income, for governments at all levels to spend more than they take in viataxes, and even for businesses, considered again as a whole, to spend more money (thanks to long-term capital…
    Written on Monday, 15 July 2019 13:21 Read more...