Paulson is pressured by G-7 demands to aid dollar, credit markets

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By Rich Miller and Simon Kennedy
Bloomberg News Service
Monday, October 15, 2007

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=aiXgH4EYAOe0&refer=h...

A former Master of the Universe like Henry Paulson doesn't often find himself on the defensive. At international meetings this week in Washington, he will be.

Merv Burak: Who could afford such losses shorting gold?

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12:40a ET Monday, October 15, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Jim Puplava interviews James Turk on the flight to gold

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12:06a ET Monday, October 15, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Ambrose Evans-Pritchard: A scramble for exposure to global inflation

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Hedge Funds Target Currency Pegs

By Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
The Telegraph, London
Monday, October 15, 2007

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/main.jhtml?xml=/money/2007/10/15/ccview...

Establishment's new line: Let dollar fall and it won't spark inflation

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8:48p ET Sunday, October 14, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

An essay by Martin Feldstein, former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers and now a professor at Harvard University, published today in the Financial Times, may represent official thinking in the United States more than the rote and increasingly ridiculous slogan about a "strong dollar."

Peter Grandich: Man your battle stations

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7:55p ET Sunday, October 14, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Longtime GATA supporter Peter Grandich of the Grandich Letter tonight published a long analysis of the financial and metals markets, the bankruptcy of the U.S. government, and the threatening situations around the world. It's headlined "Man Your Battle Stations" and you can find it at the Grandich Internet site here:

Gene Arensberg: Commercials in gold have never been shorter

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7p ET Sunday, October 14, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Big banks ponder creating fund to rescue mortgage-backed securities

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Big Banks Push
$100 Billion Plan
To Avert Crunch

Fund Seeks to Prevent
Mortgage-Debt Selloff;
Advice From Treasury

By Carrick Mollenkamp, Ian McDonald,
and Deborah Solomon

The Wall Street Journal
Saturday, October 13, 2007

Commodities will move out of pricing in dollars, fund manager says

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By Pratima Desai
Reuters
Friday, October 12, 2007

http://www.reuters.com/article/reutersEdge/idUSL1227332920071012

LONDON -- Resource-rich countries will move away from the dollar as a base for the commodities they produce to protect their earnings as the dollar's slide accelerates, UK-based Emergent Asset Management told Reuters.

Mining in South Africa: Deep, dark, and dangerous

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By Michelle Faul
Associated Press
via Mail & Guardian, Johannesburg
Thursday, October 11, 2007

http://www.mg.co.za/articlepage.aspx?area=/breaking_news/breaking_news__...

JOHANNESBURG -- South Africa's gold companies, already mining at the world's deepest depths, are looking to plumb even deeper veins in a new gold rush spurred by record prices.