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Should We Just Let It Fail?

This is a question that has been on my mind since the start of the government shutdown. Do we just sit back and watch the collapse of it all, or do we intervene by forcing our elected officials to do what they are “supposed” to do? Now this article isn’t geared just towards our prepared readers, I would like to talk to those who maybe haven’t started to prepare just yet. The situation our great nation is in has an effect on all of us whether we like it or not.

Report: Insider Documents Detail a March 23 Greek Default Plan; Gov to Freeze Bank Accounts, Eliminate Euro, Restrict Capital Flow

That a default in Europe is coming has never been the question. For the astute observer the only thing at issue is how and when it will happen.  While the mainstream financial media and government officials have tried to spin this story as one that involves only Greek debt, the fact of the matter is that this isn’t isolated to a single country. Italy, Portugal, Ireland and most other European countries are in exactly the same boat.