Casey Daily Dispatch

Doug Casey on the Russian Bear

(Interviewed by Louis James, Editor, International Speculator) L: Doug, I’m in Belarus this week, a pit stop to help some of my students with their various business ideas. I’m struggling with my Russian, but getting along. And that has me thinking about Russia’s role on the global economic stage. I know this is something you’ve […]

Doug Casey on Anarchy

(Interviewed by Louis James, Editor, International Speculator) L: Doug, you keep saying you’re an anarchist. I suspect most of our readers know that doesn’t mean you like to wear black army boots and throw Molotov cocktails at McDonald’s restaurants during WTO protests, but I’m not sure how many really know what it is you do […]

Doug Casey: Making Terrorism Your Friend

Terrorism is becoming a major force in the world, as evidenced by Clinton actually referring to the use of nuclear, biological, and chemical devices in the U.S. I've thought their use against U.S. targets was an inevitability for years. But with the U.S. government launching its own terror strikes against Third World targets, the inevitable is starting to look imminent. Let's put it this way: Living in Washington, New York or other population centers is not terribly prudent.

Doug Casey on All Things Fun (ATF)

(Interviewed by Louis James, Editor, International Speculator) L: Doug, among the many things you find perverse in our world, I’ve heard you say that one of the most perverse is that the U.S. government has created a bureau to regulate and suppress three of your favorite things in life. Doug: Ah, yes. Alcohol, tobacco, and […]

Code of the Gunfighter

Dear Reader, Professional gunfighters, including police officers and front-line soldiers, train themselves not only to use their weapons accurately but to be mentally willing to use them. It’s one thing to pack a gun but an entirely different thing to yank it out of its holster and take a human life. A favored method for […]

Doug Casey: Profit from the Euro-Crash

(Interviewed by Louis James, Editor, International Speculator) A Skype window opens on my computer screen. I see Doug on his ranch in New Zealand. He looks serious. Doug: Lobo, there’s a Greek fire burning in the Eurozone, and people should take immediate action, or they’re going to get burned. L: I gather you’ve seen the […]

Doug Casey: A Major Turning Point

(Interviewed by Louis James, Editor, International Speculator) L: Doug, a hot topic of conversation this week is the man who flew his airplane into the IRS building in Austin, Texas. What do you make of it? Is the guy a hero for the downtrodden taxpayer? Or a terrorist? Or just some lone lunatic? Doug: First, […]