The Gig Is Up: Money, The Federal Reserve and You

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Populist lawyer, Gary Fielder, presents The Gig Is Up: Money, the Federal Reserve and You. Live from Wolfe Hall at The University of Colorado School of Law, on December 4, 2008, Mr. Fielder, a criminal and constitutional lawyer from Denver, Colorado, presents a power point and video presentation on the creation of money with an historical analysis of our current banking system. With quotes from Ben Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Abe Lincoln, Ron Paul, Dennis Kucinich and many others, Fielder makes his case to abolish the Federal Reserve and return to a sound and honest money system. Fractional Reserve Banking. Currency. Amero. World Government. International Banking. Produced by Jack Creamer, Side 3 Studios, Denver, Colorado. Video edits by Jonathan Ellinoff. Technical Assistant, Rye Miller. This video is for educational purposes only. Admission was not charged, nor will any effort be made to profit from its production or sale.


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  • Blankitty Blank Blank 5 years ago

    This mixed media lecture is worth watching. Despite the vid being based on a lecture the speaker's style and plenty of other video and pictures provide an entertainment value that feels more like a documentary then a lecture. He does a great job explaining the Fed and fractional reserve banking, how it become established in our country up to the 2008 run on the derivatives market, and accurately relating these modern problems with what has been explained in many other docs about monetary reform issues. 

    As to the last comment I do agree a few of the quotes in here are in fact spurious (not real)...this is because these are spurious quotes that have been in the monetary reform arena for centuries at times.  For example the Jefferson quote is actually a combination of something he did say in a speech, something he wrote in a letter, and a part in the middle that appears to be made up by the Social Justice movement of the 30's that fought against a parasitical monetary system during the depression....the quote is something TJ certainly would have agreed with and doesn't give a false impression of his views but the terms inflation and deflation weren't used in a financial sense until far after his time - still the quote is repeated in dozens of docs and hundreds of books about monetary reform so it's quite easy to believe this quote is true if you don't do exhaustive research of source documents.  Try reading Zarlinga's "The Lost Science of Money" if you would like 800 pages of exhaustively researched historical facts of money from Mesopotamia to our day and age, complied with help from the researchers of the American Monetary Institute if you would like more precise historical details and quotes including references to source docs (ebook is on pirate bay). Still, for under 2 hours of info this doc does a great job explaining why modern finance is a ponzi scheme and you come away without real misconstrued notions like in many on the subject....just maybe look up source docs before choosing a quote for your sign when you go protest the Fed :-)

  • Oirfideach 5 years ago

    Great video, but I have to say that the quote from Woodrow Wilson is misattributed. I had to look it up all day today to find the validity of the statement.

  • JD/MBA 8 years ago

    This really is one of the most precise docs on the Fed and the fractional reserve system. The system is tragic and absurd, but it is the system we are stuck with...for now. If this documentary had any impact on you then you have a duty to share this info w/ your friends and family. Do some research on the Fed and the history of the debt slavery monetary system...Then you shall know the truth, and the truth will set you free.

  • Thomas 8 years ago

    Find the 'Campaign For Liberty' website.
    There is where you will find more information and your chance to help do something.

  • Tyler 8 years ago

    I want to do something about this as well, John. I don't know about the rest of world, but I'm tired of being a slave.

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  • Excellent video....I thought I had some understanding as to what caused this finanical crisis until I watched this video...The blinders have been taken off. I will share this video with many more people...The more peoplein the know, the greater the chances that something can be done.

  • molialba 8 years ago

    porque no puedo recomendar el sitio via mail

  • la pagina es excelente, pero egoista. no permite ser compartida con otros amigos sedientos de conocimientos, por medio del e-mail

  • Why didn't more people show up?