Where have all the gold bars gone

in

- long time passing?
 
The late Pete Seeger sang that (with slightly different lyrics) movingly, Communist though he was. But currently, the game played by the world's central banks is coming unglued like flower petals in a storm.
 
The German one has asked for its gold stock, stored "safely" in New York. It's not being shipped. Paul Rosenberg would like to know why not, and speculates on some answers. It may be that the game is even more deceptive than we supposed.
 
When will they ever learn?