Are We Truly Free? | the tao of skwealthacademy podcast, epi_014

Sunday, August 26th, 2018

by Today, in Episode 14 of the Tao of SKWealthAcademy Podcast, I discuss the philosophical question of whether or not we are actually any more free than the prisoners of Plato’s Cave even though the vast majority of us have freedom of choice. It is not the lack of options in our lives that make […]

The 3 Elements to Live a Fearless, Valuable Life | The Tao of SKWealthAcademy Podcast, Epi_012

Monday, August 20th, 2018

by Today, in Episode 12 of the Tao of SKWealthAcademy Podcast, I discuss the 3 elements necessary to live a fearless, valuable life – community, self-education, and love. I elaborate on why those in power economically and politically in all nations are so intent on ensuring that these 3 elements are missing from all of […]

Bitcoin, Gold, Silver, US Markets, Emerging Markets, Education Reform: Here’s a Sneak Peak into our Patron Only skwealthacademy Content

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

by After nearly 13 years of producing free content on this blog and youtube, we finally had to give in and start a patreon account at due to  persistent censorship and demonetization issues. We also will be posting very shortly under skwealthacademy at so make sure to check us out there as well. […]

Orwellian DoubleSpeak is Making the Public Apathetic to the Next Global Financial Crisis on the Horizon | The Tao of SKWealthAcademy Podcast, Epi_11

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

by Today, my podcast is an exercise in critical thinking as I examine why the mainstream media’s embrace of Orwellian DoubleSpeak has created (1) mass public ignorance of the root causes of the 2008 global financial crisis, (2) a mistaken belief that massively price distorted bubbles (the bubbles of everything) are sustainable “growth”; and (3) […]

SKWealthAcademy Vlog_004: Break Free From the Controlling Matrix of Life!

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

by Are we really living “free” lives as we believe we are, or are we truly being shuttled through the very limiting confines of pre-determined systems that we fail to ever question? Today, I explore how the vast majority of us, no matter where we live in the world, stick to choices within a pre-determined […]

SKWealthAcademy Vlog_003: The Real Purpose of the Justice System is Control, Not Justice

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

by I discuss many of the false paradigms that those in power have constructed in order to control, not liberate us, including a legal system that is clearly enforced unequally, dependent upon how much money you have, and one in which the word “legal” does not necessarily mean moral by any stretch of the word […]

How to Ensure You Receive YouTube Notifications From Subscribed Channels

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

by Over the years, we have always encountered numerous subscribers to our SmartKnowledgeU YouTube channel that tell us they never receive any notifications of uploaded new content even though they have clicked our “subscription” button and subscribed. The reason for this is that YouTube automatically flags any new content from any channel that discusses a […]

SKWealthAcademy Vlog_001: The Divide and Conquer Strategy is Being Executed to Perfection

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

by Today, we bring you SmartKnowledgeWealthAcademy Vlog_001, in which we discuss how the wealthiest people in the top echelons of global politics, banking and finance, and corporate business are using their divide and conquer strategy to perfection by shuttling us into two different opposition sides of false paradigms of hatred they have created, and using […]

SmartKnowledgeU Podcast #10: Free Your Mind

Monday, June 1st, 2015

by Welcome to SmartKnowledgeU Podcast #10, Free Your Mind. For many of us, almost every single belief we hold about religion, politics, financial markets, war, law, morality was fed to us by another human being, and not something that we arrived upon from our own path of critical thought. This is not only an extremely […]

Why it Pays to Go Against the Flow with Gold & Silver

Friday, September 5th, 2014

by Though very few people do it, thinking for yourself is always a positive practice in which to engage. Last month, we received a number of emails from our clients asking us why we were still immediately bearish on mining stocks because there seemed to be a consensus on gold/silver mining sites that the gold/silver […]

The Age of Deceit: The Misappropriation of Our Freedoms, Part 2

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

by Most people’s opinions about major political events are based upon the news that they access through mass news distribution channels. Unfortunately mass news distribution channels are all owned by the ruling class that have a biased agenda and therefore can rarely, if ever, be counted on to distribute the truth. As former CNN journalist […]

Why I Do Not Support Obama’s Appointment of Jim Yong Kim to Head the World Bank

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

by A lot of people have asked me recently, “What do you think of Jim Yong Kim’s appointment to the World Bank?”, expecting me, as a Korean, to beam proudly at having a prominent member of the Korean community now head one of the world’s most powerful institutions. Sadly, many Koreans will gladly grant the […]