The ruling elites of some Western countries refuse to notice the obvious shift and choose to cling to shadows of the past.
The Russians said they regard the use of SWIFT as a weapon to be an act of war, and European partners have no appetite for it.
Turks are turning to cheap government-issued bread, and potatoes and onions have become popular to meet basic needs and avoid starvation.
There is a hot debate in the financial universe about the risk of runaway inflation as gold remains a stable store of value. I break it down on Operation Freedom live radio with Dr. Dave Janda.