Posts

Showing posts from February, 2018

The Creature from Jekyll Island: a second look at the Federal Reserve

The Creature from Jekyll Island: a second look at the Federal Reserve                                                                                                                               Date: January 30, 2018 The non-fiction summer  reading book that I choose is mentioned in the title, in fact it is the title.
The book itself is focused around the subject of the Federal Reserve System (the Federal Reserve is the current US national bank, in fact it is the fourth since the creation of the US) and how the Federal Reserve has, in essence, gained control of the government and the people and all assets in between. This book was recommended to me by my Father, he stated it would be important for me to uderstand why things are the way they are. The importance of this book and others similar to it are underestimated. Though the material of this book can be difficult to read and understand, I believe every student should read this book, as it exposes them to t…