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Lawrence Williams: Are gold and silver bulls clutching at straws?
12:13p ET Thursday, April 5, 2012
Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:
MineWeb's Lawrence Williams today asks whether gold and silver investors are "clutching at straws" but acknowledges the likelihood of market manipulation by central banks and big investment houses as well as naked short positions in the monetary metals. Williams' commentary is headlined "Are the Gold and Silver Bulls Clutching at Straws?" and it's posted at MineWeb here:
CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.
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