Category Archives: Financial Crisis

Make the Choice: Wall Street or Society

Make the Choice: Wall Street or Society from Glen Ford’s blog by Glen Ford Wed, 05/16/2012 – 12:19 — Glen Ford JP Morgan Chase gambling | hedge funds | derivatives Printer-friendly version   by BAR executive editor Glen Ford The liberal reformers are once again … Continue reading

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Greek election: defeat for the Troika

Greek election: defeat for the Troika from Michael Roberts Blog by michael roberts The two collaborationist parties in Greece have lost the election.  Together they have polled only 32% of the vote with the leading party, the conservative New Democracy, getting under 19% … Continue reading

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Pete Petersen hosts Bill Clinton, Paul Ryan, Alan Simpson, Chris Van Hollen to discuss Social Security “compromise”

Pete Petersen hosts Bill Clinton, Paul Ryan, Alan Simpson, Chris Van Hollen to discuss Social Security “compromise” By Gaius Publius on 5/07/2012 09:15:00 AM The push is on. This will be one of the big battles of the coming year. First, Nancy Pelosi joined Steny Hoyer in … Continue reading

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PBS interview about financial crisis with Joe Stiglitz

PBS interview about financial crisis with Joe Stiglitz By Chris in Paris on 5/06/2012 09:15:00 PM It’s a long read, but it’s very good. During the interview, Stiglitz discusses the failure of regulation, the lack of transparency with the banks (even today) and … Continue reading

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