Freedom and Opportunity Await Those with the Courage to Leave the U.S.

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Freedom, independence, and awareness are undoubtedly in decline in the western world, particularly the U.S. In the last 10-days, Homeland Security has started seizing Internet domains from ‘rogue’ webmasters, and TSA has begun labeling dissenters of its new security procedures as domestic extremists. It’s as if the government’s actions are being ripped from Atlas Shrugged and 1984 … and yet the trend, at least for now, is still more government control, fake security, and reduced freedom. I recently sent you a controversial article about the nature of patriotism . In the article I suggested that when you find yourself increasingly isolated from your country’s declining values, it’s probably time to pack up and head somewhere else. Many people found this idea to be cowardly and weak. Obviously I believe the opposite to be true. One of the most difficult things you could ever do is pack up your life, leave everything familiar, and head to a new world full of uncertainty. Just about everyone reading this had ancestors who did just that. These were not cowards, they were pioneers; they were trading tyranny for opportunity, heading to a land full of bright prospects where they could carve out a life accountable for their own …

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Agnico-Eagle (NYSE:AEM), Colossus Minerals (TSE:CSI), Tanzanian Royalty Exploration (AMEX:TRE) Mixed as Gold Struggles for Positive Territory

Spot gold prices have moved in and out of positive territory today, generating a mixed bag of results for miners, including Agnico-Eagle (NYSE:AEM), Colossus Minerals (TSE:CSI) and Tanzanian Royalty Exploration (AMEX:TRE). Of the three, Colossus Minerals is the only one in negative territory, dropping to $6.73, a fall of $0.25, or 3.58 percent, as of 2:00 PM EDT. Volume was heading to its 3-

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Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX), AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE:AU) and Changing Rules in Tanzania

A couple of weeks ago the Tanzanian parliament passed a new mining law which will alter the gold mining landscape for Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) and AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE:AU) in the country. Some of the major changes included in the Mining Act 2010 law will be that royalties on minerals and gold will rise from three to four percent. The government of Tanzania will also have a stake in the

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