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The Post-American Dictatorship

“We’re being fed a series of carefully contrived fictions that bear no resemblance to reality. The powers-that-be want us to feel threatened by forces beyond our control (terrorists, shooters, bombers). They want us afraid and dependent on the government and … Continue reading

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ECONOMIC GROWTH REQUIRES RULE OF LAW

The Main Driver of GDP Growth: A Strong Rule of Law GDP Growth More Strongly Correlated with Rule of Law than Anything Else … Economist Woody Brock says that a nation’s GDP growth is based mainly on whether or not it follows the rule … Continue reading

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Bank of America: Defrauding Customers is Good Business

Bank of America: for every $11.50 they make defrauding customers, they pay $1 in fines. Bank of America Corp.’s Merrill Lynch wealth-management unit was fined $2.8 million by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority for overbilling customers by $32.2 million But … Continue reading

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Dimon’s Axiom: Loans are the problem and derivatives are the solution

Dimon Lambastes Loans and Expresses His Devotion to Derivatives By William K. Black The ongoing U.S. crisis was driven largely by financial derivatives.  Nine of America’s systemically dangerous institutions (SDIs) failed or had to be bailed out – Bear Stearns, … Continue reading

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OBAMA’S “REGULATION” FARCE

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Team Obama: Putting taxpayers behind Wall Street derivatives trading

As An Encore to Bailing Out the Big Banks, Government to Backstop Derivativees Clearinghouses … In the U.S. and Abroad Submitted by George Washington on 05/26/2012 The government has been bailing out the giant, insolvent banks for years. (Many of … Continue reading

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Will Truthiness Destroy America?

America: Slouching Towards Third World Status Will Truthiness Destroy America? “The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity” — “The Second Coming”, William Butler Yeats Yeats’ lines aptly describe our current age of political mediocrity. As … Continue reading

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