The Diligent Watchman

The Diligent Watchman

Indepth analysis of global economic and social issues and how the global markets, including the Cryptocurrency and NFT markets, will be impacted by our changing world


Stagflation is Here

14 Apr 2022 2 minute read 3 comments The Watchman

Stagflation is one of the most feared economic situations that our economy could face. Not only do we encounter rising costs of goods but a decline in wages impact our economy negatively. We have seen the recent reports indicating that inflation has...

The New Gold (Ruble) Standard

12 Apr 2022 2 minute read 3 comments The Watchman

We are witnessing an economic transition the likes the world has never seen. It’s no secret that fiat currencies typically have a shelf life of about 40 years but the control the American Dollar has had on global markets is unmatched in world history...

As Our Society Declines, Darkness Rises

7 Apr 2022 2 minute read 0 comments The Watchman

Try explaining our modern society and its global interference to anyone five years ago and they would not have been able to conceive of what we are encountering. Everything that we see on a daily basis is unimaginable and beyond our comprehension. No...

Russian War Crimes, Supply Shortages, Decline of the PetroDollar, Where is This All Headed?

6 Apr 2022 2 minute read 0 comments The Watchman

Shhhhh, everything is ok…. Just go back to sleep and when you wake up everything will be ok…. As involved as we can be in what is unfolding upon our Earth, we all are witnessing events that could only be imagined in our worst nightmares. All of us wi...

When Worlds Collide: Reality vs Illusion

5 Apr 2022 2 minute read 4 comments The Watchman

Look around at our world and it is no secret that a massive portion of the population has become completely disconnected with reality. Their wealth and prosperity has created this illusion that the world is their playground and everyone has this oppo...

The Power of Economics and Economic War

25 Mar 2022 2 minute read 1 comment The Watchman

We are all presented with a world where the term “Economic War” is thrown around like we all understand what is being talked about. Of course, we understand that the United States puts sanctions on countries that it doesn’t like and everyone is afrai...

Russia Is Now A War Criminal and Rising Commodities

24 Mar 2022 1 minute read 5 comments The Watchman

The recent actions by the United States Government to accuse Russia of War Crimes for their actions in Ukraine will only intensify the conflict in Eastern Europe. Russia has stated time and time again for the West to stay out of its actions in Ukrain...

You Do Realize What is Going on Right?

22 Mar 2022 1 minute read 1 comment The Watchman

We are within a precarious investing situation. Do we continue looking at the markets the same way, knowing nothing is the same or do we start to change our way of thinking? This is an investors decision at this point. How do you as an investor feel...

Central Banks Raising Rates and the Decline in Liquidity

18 Mar 2022 2 minute read 3 comments The Watchman

The repercussion of Central Bank tightening has yet to raise its head, but we can already understand the currency crisis this will cause.  As Central Banks raise interest rates, in an essence pulling money from the system, the intended consequence is...

Our World Is No Longer Recognizable

17 Mar 2022 1 minute read 1 comment The Watchman

Look around and see all that you can see. Everything seems like a mirage, an illusion filled with speculation as to what is coming upon our world. Fact is everything has changed and nothing is the same. Why must we have a society filled with monetary...