EP. 84 The Gold Chronicles: May 2018 podcast with Jim Rickards and Alex Stanczyk

Topics Include:

*Update on gold markets

*New phase of financial warfare with Iran

*Financial system chokepoints

*US Dollar payments system

*SWIFT transfers and third party influence

*How the US uses dollar payments leverage to control non US transaction

*How Inflation turns people against government and increases probability of civil unrest, limits government options

*How the current situation with converging factors in Iran, China, Russia, can lead to a disturbance in the gold markets and dollar payments system