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Keith Weiner
Keith Weiner is president of the Gold Standard Institute USA in Phoenix, AZ, and CEO of precious metals fund manager Monetary Metals. He created DiamondWare, a technology company that he sold to Nortel Networks in 2008. He writes about free markets, money, credit, and gold.
by | Aug 7, 2013

Coverage of Colin Powell’s exposed e-affair with Romanian diplomat and politician Corina Cretu has been noticeably light. The same newspapers that treat Powell as a figure of impeccable moral authority have made sure to ignore it. Since Powell is pro-abortion,…

by | Jul 24, 2013

In his remarks on race last Friday, President Obama excused the railroading of George Zimmerman on the grounds of “context,” a fancy word meaning that blacks enjoy an unquestioned right to think the worst of non-blacks. “Context” had similarly led…

by | Jul 17, 2013

Acting as if she came in an impressive second on a highly rated game show, Florida state attorney Angela Corey continues to make the rounds on television. These interviews cement her reputation as a crass pol pretending to be a prosecutor….

by | Jul 15, 2013

The prosecutors in the Zimmerman trial raged on and on about the defendant’s “false assumptions” while never questioning their own. What did they actually know about that night? Almost nothing, save a few pieces of testimony largely beneficial to Zimmerman….

by | Jul 10, 2013

The second week of the Zimmerman trial has proven as disastrous for the prosecution as the first. The only conclusion the jurors could reach beyond a reasonable doubt at this point is that the state has wasted their time and…

by | Jul 3, 2013

In televised trials, it is usually the defense attorneys who resort to hyperbole and bluster. But in George Zimmerman’s case, it is the prosecutors. They have no facts, so they are shamefully pounding on the table. “George Zimmerman did not…

by | Jun 27, 2013

Wednesday’s results at the Supreme Court confirmed yet again that America has become a government of, by, and for judges. It is hard to imagine a more hapless outcome for the people: the justices at once gave themselves authority to…

by | Jun 19, 2013

Obama never fails to enlist children in his secularist crusades, whether at home or abroad. Last week he trotted out two nine-year-old girls to introduce him at a White House event celebrating “LGBT Pride Month.” “We could not be prouder…

by | Jun 14, 2013

Talk about burying the lead. In a piece in its upcoming Sunday magazine, the New York Times allows in an absurdly roundabout way that a recent study has found that the vast majority of women denied abortions end up glad…

by | Jun 12, 2013

It takes a special brand of chutzpah to use one’s own misdeeds as an occasion for “debate” or “updating” the law. Trust us to improve and reform the laws we are violating: that has been the essential message of the…

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