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  • Antioxidants

    So Do You Even Need Antioxidants?

    Nate Rifkin

    by Nate Rifkin
    On Jun 29, 2015

    Turns out your body actually makes a couple…

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  • Water

    Water, Water, Everywhere. But Not a Drop to Drink

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 26, 2015

    Water. Everyone's thinking about it. Everyone's drinking it. But what's in it, really? And how do you make sure yours is clean? Chris Campbell investigates...

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    Warning: Bottled Water Recall

    Nate Rifkin

    by Nate Rifkin
    On Jun 26, 2015

    Check you fridge for these recalled products.

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  • Naked Samurai: Lessons On Home Protection

    Naked Samurai: Lessons On Home Protection

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 25, 2015

    How the naked samurai caught a home intruder off guard. Plus, tips on how to protect your home and family from one former CIA Officer. Read on...

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    Falling in Love With Sleep

    Brad Lemley

    by Brad Lemley
    On Jun 18, 2015

    I’ve read many — likely too many — scholarly papers and popular articles about “optimizing” sleep, “maximizing” sleep, and wringing “efficiency” out of limited sleep hours. It’s the key, these articles contend, to a happy, productive, turbocharged waking life. Read on...

     

  • The Kansas-City Shuffle: Gun Owners Beware

    The Kansas-City Shuffle: Gun Owners Beware

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 24, 2015

    Is Jade Helm just another "Kansas City Shuffle"? If you haven't heard of the latest gun grab effort, you have to see this. Read on...

  • TapWaterLWD

    The Super Antioxidant Revealed

    Nate Rifkin

    by Nate Rifkin
    On Jun 24, 2015

    Exactly how to get this powerful hydrogen-rich water

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  • Jade Helm: Field Guide for the Perplexed (Part 2)

    Jade Helm: Field Guide for the Perplexed (Part 2)

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 23, 2015

    Conspiracy theories... strange training exercises... cyberwar? It's all part of what's called JADE HELM. LFT investigates...

  • Jade Helm: Guide for the Perplexed

    Jade Helm: Guide for the Perplexed

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 22, 2015

    Jade Helm is upon us. Confused? Perplexed? Nervous? You're not the only one. Chris Campbell investigates...

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    Five Proven Benefits of Coconut Oil

    Kris Gunnars

    by Kris Gunnars
    On Jun 18, 2015

    A Once-Shunned Dietary Fat Makes a Well-Deserved Comeback

    Coconut oil is one of the few foods that can be classified as a “superfood.”

    Its unique combination of fatty acids can have profound positive effects on your health, including fat loss, better brain function, and various other amazing benefits. Read on...

     

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    Exclusive: Behind the Scenes of “House of Cards”

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 19, 2015

    Chris Campbell reports in from behind the scenes of "House of Cards." And he lets a few secrets slip. Don't miss it. Read on...

  • drinkingwater

    The Best Kind of Water to Drink

    Nate Rifkin

    by Nate Rifkin
    On Jun 19, 2015

    Can this kind of water make you younger?

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  • HouseofCards

    The “House of Cards” is Upon Us

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 18, 2015

    LFT attends Jim Rickards' "House of Cards" symposium. Also, learn three ways to stop sabotaging your investments. Read on...

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    China’s Golden Master Plan

    James Rickards

    by James Rickards
    On Jun 9, 2015

    Why Most Gold Bugs and Bloggers Are Dead Wrong

    One of the most persistent story lines among gold bugs and market participants who foresee the collapse of the dollar goes something like this:

    China and many emerging markets including the other BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) are looking for a way out of the global fiat currency system. Read on...

     

  • Rickards, Yellen & Mao Zedong’s Wrecking Ball

    Rickards, Yellen & Mao Zedong’s Wrecking Ball

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 17, 2015

    Jim Rickards explains six ways the Fed is destroying the economy. On Rickards' House of Cards Symposium. And more!

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    How Hypothyroidism Can Be Misdiagnosed

    Laissez Faire Contributors

    by Laissez Faire Contributors
    On Jun 17, 2015

    Millions of people are diagnosed with hypothyroidism each year. And most of them have to take medication for years, if not the rest of their life. But there is a simple mineral deficiency that mimics a lot of the symptoms of hypothyroidism. It’s a lot easier to correct, and you won’t need to take medication if that’s actually what’s causing your hypothyroidism symptoms.

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  • You Are Freer Than You Think (to Retire)

    You Are Freer Than You Think (to Retire)

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 16, 2015

    You are freer than you think. And this is especially true when it comes to your retirement. Read on...

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  • “Rat Park” and the Vietnam War

    “Rat Park” and the Vietnam War

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 15, 2015

    Two "experiments"... Rat Park and the Vietnam War... tell us everything we need to know about the drug war. Read on...

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    Inane Ramblings of a Stock Market Investor

    Doug Hill

    by Doug Hill
    On Jun 9, 2015

    A Note From The Club Director

    Your club director looks around and then leans forward to get a clear picture of the chart in front of him.

    “How did we get… here?”

    On the rare occasion that we look at market indexes, we shake our head in amazement, hoping the rapid back-and-forth movement will correct our vision. Read on...

     

  • WaterFilter

    Holy Water!

    Jasmine Lemaster

    by Jasmine LeMaster
    On Jun 15, 2015

    You all wrote in with some great tips and recommendations for water filtration. In fact, the inbox is overflowing.

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  • AgingLWD

    Can We Stop Aging?

    Nate Rifkin

    by Nate Rifkin
    On Jun 12, 2015

    Could free radicals be like a zombie apocalypse for your body?

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  • Psychedelics and the War on Drugs

    Psychedelics and the War on Drugs

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 11, 2015

    There's a mental health crisis occurring in America. And the cures are in the least expected of places: psychedelics. Chris Campbell investigates...

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    Never Wait on Hold Again

    Luke McGrath

    by Luke McGrath
    On Jun 9, 2015

    We’ve all been there: Your Internet stops working. You need to cancel a credit card. You discover a mysterious and costly call on your latest phone bill…

    So you do what you have to do. You pucker up — and dial customer service.

    Having done this many times before, you know a real, live human being is not going to answer your call. Read on...

     

  • The Field Guide to Civil Disobedience (Part Two)

    The Field Guide to Civil Disobedience (Part Two)

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 10, 2015

    Want smaller government? There's a way. Two words: Civil Disobedience. Chris Campbell shows you how. Read on...

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    Don’t Drink the Water

    Jasmine Lemaster

    by Jasmine LeMaster
    On Jun 10, 2015

    There’s something in your water that could be harming your health

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  • The Big Fat Worm Has Turned

    The Big Fat Worm Has Turned

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 9, 2015

    Mankind has slowly changed its destiny and fortune for the better. Chris Campbell shows how the "worm is turning" for humans, despite appearances. Read on...

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  • Fast Track: A Lamb in the Paws of the Wolf

    Fast Track: A Lamb in the Paws of the Wolf

    Chris Campbell

    by Chris Campbell
    On Jun 8, 2015

    LFT visits Capitol Hill in search of the elusive TPP. Gets less than it bargained for. Chris Campbell explains. Read on...

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    Seven Stocks to Own When Nature Strikes

    Ryan Cole

    by Ryan Cole
    On Jun 8, 2015

    My publisher didn’t want me to write this issue.

    “It’s too controversial. No matter what you say, you’re going to alienate half your readers!”

    He has a great point. What I’m going to talk about elicits strong knee-jerk reactions. Read on...

     

  • Supplements

    Bad News About Supplement Research

    Nate Rifkin

    by Nate Rifkin
    On Jun 8, 2015

    How we spot the lies about supplements

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  • The Forgotten Depression: A Study in Laissez-faire

    The Forgotten Depression: A Study in Laissez-faire

    Brian Maher

    by Brian Maher
    On Jun 5, 2015

    The year is 1921. America is little more than two years removed from triumph on the Western Front. Warren Gamaliel Harding is its czar. And it is sunk in depression…

  • Financial Tyranny: The Dawn of a New Totalitarianism

    Financial Tyranny: The Dawn of a New Totalitarianism

    Brian Maher

    by Brian Maher
    On Jun 4, 2015

    This scheme makes money a hot potato burning the hands of anyone holding it more than three seconds. It destroys savers. And it destroys the formation of capital that is the seed corn of future growth. It turns every principle of sound economics on its ear. It is not economics, in fact. It is anti-economics. Any economist proposing it should be stripped of his title.

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    Double Your Money Every Three Years By Making Dreams Come True

    Ryan Cole

    by Ryan Cole
    On May 15, 2015

    The American dream is dead.

    Not for everyone. If you’re reading this now, not for you. For some of us, it’s still possible to get ahead, have the perfect family and the house with the white picket fence — the whole shebang.

    But for more and more people, the American dream is a pipe dream. Read on...

     

  • Rebuilding Liberty Without Permission

    Rebuilding Liberty Without Permission

    Brian Maher

    by Brian Maher
    On Jun 3, 2015

    Murray’s thesis is as simple and ringing as it is disturbing: the government has grown far too large to control. And neither the political process nor the Constitution can contain it anymore. Today’s American is more subject than citizen; he’s no longer the sovereign of his circumstances. The unaccountable, unelected regulatory state is his new master.

  • MedicalService

    Just How Messed up Is Our Medical System?

    Jasmine Lemaster

    by Jasmine LeMaster
    On Jun 3, 2015

    Just how messed up is our medical system? You won’t believe how many people die from FDA-approved drugs.

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  • Doctor’s Orders – Don’t Listen

    Doctor’s Orders – Don’t Listen

    Nate Rifkin

    by Nate Rifkin
    On Jun 2, 2015

    I have mad love for doctors…within a certain context. If an infection is involved or surgery must be performed, fine. But if they start telling me to eat a low-fat diet with plenty of grains for my health, or there’s nothing wrong with artificial sweeteners, the best they’re going to get from me is a barely-polite nod.

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