A lot of conspiracy theory sites talk about the Amero. Allegedly, the Amero is a currency in North America that will play the same role as the Euro does in Europe. The Amero is "bad" because the USA would be ceding its monetary sovereignty to an unaccountable committee of people.
Is anybody paying attention? This has already happened! It's called the Federal Reserve!
Even if the Amero is created, the same bankers who control the Federal Reserve would almost certainly control the Amero.
Besides, there already is a currency used for most international trade. It's called the "US dollar".
Switching from the US dollar to the Amero is smoke and mirrors. It would have no noticeable effect on the average American, whether it's implemented or not. Even if there is a transition to the Amero, there would be an exchange of dollars and debts for Ameros at 1:1 or another ratio.
The Amero would be fiat debt-based money, exactly the same as the US dollar and all other currencies.
The adoption or non-adoption of the Amero makes no difference at all. The Amero is one of many things that distract people from issues of genuine importance.
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