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Don Swenson

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Donald B. Swenson: Born January 24, 1943, Roseau, Minnesota. Graduated H.S. 1961, Moorhead High, Minnesota. Graduated College 1968, Moorhead State University, Minnesota. Designated member of Appraisal Institute (MAI), 1974. Employed with Western Life Insurance Company, 1968 – 71; Iowa Securities Company, 1971 – 73; American Appraisal Company, 1974 – 81. Part-time teacher/valuation consultant/bartender, 1979 – 2008 (taught workshops at Waukesha County Technical Institute, Wi. and Madison Area Technical College, Wi.). Retired 2008 (part time teacher/blogger), AZ. Self educated economist/philosopher/theologian:

Kingdom Economics - The new $12.9 billion USS Gerald Ford is being deployed into our Atlantic ocean. Our new President claims this will make our enemies “shake with fear”. President Trump says “American might is second to none and we’re getting bigger and better and stronger every day of my administration”. What does this image and rhetoric create […]

Kingdom Economics - Has America managed their finances in a prudent manner these past 37 years (since 1980)? Let’s look at the numbers which reveal our discipline in managing our financial affairs. You can verify these numbers at: Total Local Debt:             $1.945 trillion        (9.3 fold increase since 1980…or […]

Kingdom Economics - Our elites (on the surface) appear to have good intentions. Their ‘words’ reveal these good intentions. Listen to the video below to hear words of ‘good’ intentions. But do these words of ‘good’ intentions lead to a better, more free, more peaceful, and more prosperous global society? We have witnessed the ‘good’ intentions of those […]

Kingdom Economics - Our global society is now being polarized (divided) between two opposite extremes. At one end of the string is this 2016 ‘Agenda 2030’ (a United Nations mandate program) and this concept called Centralization of power. At the other end of the string is Kingdom Economics (my personal vision) and this concept called Decentralization of power. […]

Kingdom Economics - Let’s face it folks, Capitalism is essentially over and we now must live with Central Planning for all our global electronic markets! All this has evolved from the crisis of 2008. After this crisis our Central Banks initiated this concept called quantitative easing (QE) and they expanded their lending via low-interest rate loans and huge […]

Kingdom Economics - Take a look at the Markets Digest in the Wall Street Journal. The green is everywhere. U.S. index markets are ALL up for the year (except PHLX gold/silver and oil). International stock indexes are 98% up for the year. I witness record asset prices all over our planet. Our Central Banks and their trading facilities […]

Kingdom Economics - The Sunday Arizona Star had an article called “Obama-era plan on standby for possible default”. This article points out that in August of 2011 there was a secret plan between the Fed and the Treasury which was meant to be kept secret for five years. The five years was up recently and the plan is […]

Kingdom Economics - Today’s Wall Street Journal had an article on page B10, saying “Ice to Run Silver-Price Auctions”. Basically, the Intercontinental Exchange (a 100% electronic exchange) will assume control over setting this benchmark price (previously called the Silver Fix). Some may think that this will help with the rigging issue which has suppressed our silver prices for […]

Kingdom Economics - Mr. Mike Maloney has designed a video which covers the essentials of money and its exponential multiplication so that everyone can visualize the process and comprehend the details. After watching this video I decided to offer it to all of my readers of this blog. After viewing the video, please think about the consequences of […]

Kingdom Economics -   The most powerful political group on our planet is the G-20. It’s agenda and policies dictate what these twenty nations (making up over 80% of global GNP) must follow. The recent meeting of this group over in Hamburg has resulted in an agreement which puts the Financial Stability Board ( FSB) in charge of […]

Kingdom Economics - It’s time to wake-up, folks, to a new technology which creates most of our daily prices and also manipulates price discovery for our markets. The word is ‘algorithm’. Now that computers trade all our markets (mostly) this new invention for creating our prices is the ‘algorithm’. What happens is that a special agent called a […]

Kingdom Economics - The United States presents itself to the world as a beacon of liberty, freedom, and a proponent of human rights for everyone. America wants the world to believe that they are ready and willing to stand up for and defend the downtrodden. This mantra of our politicians is ubiquitous as they simultaneously use their philosophy of […]

Kingdom Economics - Let’s think about all the digital currencies now in vogue within all our markets. We have some 800+ cryptocurrencies which are all digital. We have some 150+ official governmental currencies which are now MOSTLY digital (some 95% of all money transactions are done digitally). Today’s Wall Street Journal had an article entitled “Why Bitcoin Is […]

Kingdom Economics -   Today’s Wall Street Journal had an article entitled “Silver Futures Plunge For a Flash Crash Moment”. The issue was the dumping of futures contracts (naked shorts) on the CME electronic exchange (probably the Globex Exchange: Some 5,000 contracts were dumped at the late hour of 7 p.m. EDT. The price of silver dropped […]

Kingdom Economics -   Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook, a multi-billionaire, is now in favor of  ‘Universal Basic Income’ for everyone. Where does the money come from? Today, this is no problem. Our Central Banks can merely type numbers into cyberspace (the computer screen) and magically our money appears as an official currency! Does Mark understand our monetary system? […]

Kingdom Economics - We hold these truths to be self-evident (anyone should be able to discern these truths), “that ALL person’s are created equal”. The statement continues with “that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.” The above was the unanimous declaration of our […]

Kingdom Economics - After 241 years America’s democracy goal has not been achieved or realized. Democracy means rule by the people. What has emerged since our founding is a form of tyranny (under the direction of a Deep State and Central Banking) which is now emerging into global tyranny (for the masses). Agenda 2030 is my view of […]

Kingdom Economics - July 7 and 8, in Hamburg, Germany, the elites who govern our planet will meet in person. The meeting between Vladimir and the Donald could be historic as the issues are dire/conflicting between these two rulers. The situation in Syria, Iraq, Iran, and North Korea are issues which will likely be discussed. The growth and […]

Kingdom Economics - When prices change (at the margin) then this change can create a trend if momentum is allowed to continue. Right now, my sense is that our global economy is slowing ‘at the margin’. This means that we MAY be at a crucial point and a new trend could be starting. My sense is that this […]

Kingdom Economics - The World’s money casino can be visualized below. What is striking is that all the silver in the world is only some 1 billion ounces (say $17 billion dollars @ $17/oz). This reveals why our Deep State wants to suppress the silver price using ‘naked shorts’ on the futures markets. The quantity is so small […]

Kingdom Economics - The current value of this money symbol indicator ($$$) is 21,409…nearly 27% increase in one year. Central banks have kept this index from correcting and from measuring our real wealth! Is this sound economics. Can this continue indefinitely? Markets continue upward (now 98 months) for the DOW index with no major correction. The DOW index […]

Kingdom Economics - The MACRO perspective of a Central Planner starts with a viewing of our world at the global and/or planetary level! Planet Earth is one family of 7.4 billion people (now all interconnected)! Our Central Planners must now think of the entire global community as they plan their policies! As consumers and investors we look at […]

Kingdom Economics - The name of our Central Bank is the Federal Reserve. This private corporation (operationally) has a current balance sheet which totals some $4.5 trillion. Most of this quantity has arisen since 2008. Some $3.7 trillion of new $$$ were created from the consciousness of our Fed policymakers. These $$$ (virtual/digital units) were then spent to […]

Kingdom Economics - The 1965 Coinage Act was the official legislation which established what can be used as ‘legal tender’ money in USA. Also, the 1978 Electronic Funds Transfer Act establishes the process of transferring $’s from digital accounts but it does not make a virtual $ ‘legal tender’.  For any dollar to be legal tender it must […]

Kingdom Economics - My sense is that most investors and pundits do not realize that we live with ‘imaginary markets today. What today’s thinkers need to do is read the definitions of key words which reveal the nature of today’s virtual/electronic markets. I still run into many business people who think that our money is a paper note […]
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