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Ronan Manly: Irish central bank raises doubt about its gold reserves

Section: Daily Dispatches

10:06p ET Monday, December 6, 2021

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Bullion Star researcher Ronan Manly tonight reviews the Irish central bank's habitual secrecy about its gold reserves even after its recent increase of those reserves by a third.

Robert Lambourne: Where should gold go if price suppression policy ever fails?

Section: Daily Dispatches

By Robert Lambourne
Monday, December 6, 2021

From time to time I am fortunate enough to have conversations with Chris Powell of GATA, who discusses his opinions on all matters concerning the gold market. Powell and Bill Murphy have done so much to expose the manipulation of the gold markets by the U.S. monetary authorities, which always seem to be trying to keep the gold price suppressed. This year seems to have been an extreme, almost maniacal example of this policy, which impairs price discovery by the international gold market.

Ted Butler: Signs that the price of silver doesn't reflect the market

Section: Daily Dispatches

By Ted Butler
SilverSeek.com
Friday, December 3, 2021

Sign, sign, everywhere a sign
Blockin' out the scenery, breakin' my mind.
Do this, don't do that -- can't you read the sign?

That was from a teenage song of rebellion some 50 years ago, by The Five Man Electric Band (from Canada), protesting the "no shirt, no shoes, no service" notices appearing in many fast-food joints back in the day. Yes, it was a simpler time.

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A couple stored IRA gold at home and now owe IRS more than $300,000

Section: Daily Dispatches

By Laura Saunders
The Wall Street Journal
Friday, December 3, 2021

It's official: Owners of individual retirement accounts with assets invested in gold and silver coins can't store them in a safe at their home.

So ruled the judge in a recent tax court case, Andrew McNulty et al. v. Commissioner. The decision will cost McNulty and his wife, Donna, dearly -- taxes of nearly $270,000 on about $730,000 of IRA assets, plus penalties likely to exceed $50,000.

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A new documentary on the corruption of the world financial system

Section: Daily Dispatches

12:25p ET Friday, December 3, 2021

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

This week's "Live from the Vault" report with London metals trader Andrew Maguire and Shane Moran of Kinesis Money calls attention to a new documentary film about the corruption of the world financial system, "The Paradigm of Money."

The report interviews the documentary's producer, Peter Antico, and its narrator, Sean Stone, and mentions GATA's work.

The report is an hour long and can be viewed at YouTube here:

Alasdair Macleod: Turk's 'Money and Liberty' explains what the former really is

Section: Daily Dispatches

1:15p ET Thursday, December 2, 2021

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GoldMoney research director Alasdair Macleod today reviews the new book by his colleague James Turk, "Money and Liberty -- In the Pursuit of Happiness and the Theory of Natural Money":

Asante