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


PetroYuan? What about the PetroDollar?

16 Mar 2022 2 minute read 0 comments The Watchman

For anyone that understands that the current market structure is completely dependent on the use of the American Dollar for oil purchases, we can see any change to this dynamic would be disastrous for the American and Global economies. The United Sta...

Digital Asset Protection.

15 Mar 2022 2 minute read 1 comment The Watchman

The blockchain has allowed us to be our own central bank and to use our currency freely without control. At least that is what we believe…. The whole point of cryptocurrencies is to have freedom within the banking sector and allow for innovation and...

As our Society Fades, a New One Will Emerge

14 Mar 2022 2 minute read 1 comment The Watchman

When we look around at our world, we are witnessing a complete change of our society. We can all see that something is happening that is beyond our control and anyone who disagrees is not paying attention. Human society has changed so many times thro...

Russian Economic War Retaliation Against the West

10 Mar 2022 4 minute read 3 comments The Watchman

For many this is the first time we have witnessed an economic war on this scale. The only recent memories of a similar situation was in the 1970 during the Oil Embargo but it will pale in comparison to what is happening in todays global market. Russi...

Resource Restriction While Supply Chains are Broken

9 Mar 2022 3 minute read 2 comments The Watchman

Understanding the modern use of economics to wage war is paramount to seeing what is unfolding on our globe. We are witnessing horrific events in Eastern Europe and the world’s response is to restrict the flow of goods from the region. This action wi...

Corporations Controlling What People Can Buy? Where is this Headed?

7 Mar 2022 2 minute read 2 comments The Watchman

We are witnessing the shocking results of economic war and sanctions against a country with a powerful military. Russia has warned over and over that the actions of the West will be considered acts of war. The West does not listen nor care about the...

With Our World Unraveling, How Much Will Our Society Change?

4 Mar 2022 1 minute read 3 comments The Watchman

This is a topic that no-one wants to address but it is becoming more apparent that this may be the most important question to ask ourselves. We are watching the unraveling of our society on every front imaginable. The world is witnessing economic slo...

So What is the End Game? What Happens When All the Fiat Currencies go to Zero?

3 Mar 2022 2 minute read 2 comments The Watchman

First of all, the concept of a currency crisis within one particular country is nothing new. Recent history has show societal images from Zimbabwe when their currency crashed while individuals demonstrated the trials endured to survive. Reviewing the...

Ethics and Investing During Turbulent Times

2 Mar 2022 1 minute read 2 comments The Watchman

The old adage of “its only business” rules our lives more that we can recognize. Justification is given daily for conduct as there is an arbitrary line between business and moral conduct. Many may disagree with this and state that ethics are still pr...

Bank Runs in Russia while Flocking to Bitcoin

1 Mar 2022 1 minute read 0 comments The Watchman

Witnessing the chaos unfolding within Ukraine and Russian societies brings horror to our imaginations while remembering shadows from the past. This is not the first time that the world has witnessed bank runs during a currency crisis. This may, howev...