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Dollar Plunges After UN Call To Ditch Greenback

money Dollar Plunges After UN Call To Ditch Greenback

The dollar plunged today following a United Nations report which called for the greenback to be replaced as the global reserve currency by the International Monetary Fund’s special drawing rights (SDRs).

The dollar’s trend of moving inversely to the stock market has seemingly been snapped, with the Dow Jones falling over 100 points at one stage today. However, as soon as markets began to claw back losses, the greenback failed to follow suit, indicating that whichever way markets move, the dollar is in big trouble.

The UN report called for “abandoning the U.S. dollar as the main global reserve currency, saying it has been unable to safeguard value,” according to Reuters.

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Is it time for the United States to pull out of the United Nations which has never shown respect for the contributions made by this country?  Hasn’t the U.N. done everything it could recently to make the United States look like the bad guy?

– Alan Stock

  • Agree....

    For a long time I’ve wished that we would pull out of the UN. We are the first ones that they criticize and the last ones the UN wants to help. We’ve spoiled them and need to start taking care of ourselves.

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