An insiders view on how bankers, corporations, and lawyers took over the United States Government and became the “Rulers of America” during the Gilded Age. Written with true authority by a man who had a front row seat for it all, R. F. Pettigrew was the first senator from the state of South Dakota, and he made no friends during his time in the US Congress. These are his memoirs.
In this episode – Continued reading of Triumphant Plutocracy by Richard Franklin Pettigrew, including Chapter IV: Money. Congress Violates The Constitution By Giving Away the Power To Issue Money. Peter Cooper and “Greenbackers.” The Supply and Demand Theory of Money. Free Coinage of Silver. The Gold Standard as a Tool of the British Empire. The English Domination of International Financial Conferences. Subjugating Less Developed Countries By Lending Them Money. The “Global Economy” Existed 100+ Years Ago. An Explanation of the Business Cycle. The March Toward Serfdom: Farm Tenancy. Sherman, Knox, and the Demonetization of Silver. The Hazard, Panic, and Bankers Circulars. The Federal Reserve System, The “New York Bankers Club.” Pettigrew’s Prediction: Bankers Will Exploit Latin America and Asia. Reconstruction Loans to Europe After the Great War. Pettigrew in 1922: Another Panic Is Being Created! Central Banking the Creation of Lord Overstone and the Rothschilds. Federal Reserve Has Enslaved the People of the United States.
Here is the chart from the book that shows the “Globally Connected Economy” existed back as early as the 1810’s: