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Two quotes, one old, one new, about something that existed then and continues to exist now

The first speaker is Caratacus, the British tribal leader who resisted the Roman invasion in 43 AD. He eventually became a prisoner of the Romans. After a convincing speech prior to his scheduled execution, his life was spared. 142 more words

Culture

This One's For You, JT

Published on Monday, June 23, 2014 by Common Dreams

Buying Up the Planet: Out-of-control Central Banks on a Corporate Buying Spree

by Ellen Brown

A 2008 protest against the Federal Reserve Bank in Charlotte, NC (Credit: Justin Ruckman/cc/flickr) 1,438 more words

jtremaine reblogged this on OCCUPY AMERICA.

How are Obama and the IRS Getting Away with a Blatant Coverup?

For New York Post, Kyle Smith writes: To understand the latest outrage in the IRS scandal, mull over what might happen if regulators found significant evidence to implicate… 534 more words

U.S. News

Madness....? This is WALL STREET!!!

“Those who have knowledge, don’t predict. Those who predict, don’t have knowledge” Lao Tsu

Wall Street is full of pundits who forecast the market and consistently get it wrong. 557 more words

Blog Post

John Hall & the Banker's Ball

“Banks have done more injury to the religion, morality, tranquility, prosperity, and even wealth of the nation than they can have done or ever will do good.” 686 more words

Society

Meet the rising star moving up the ranks at Goldman Sachs

A Goldman Sachs up-and-comer, Stephen Scherr, has been promoted to head the firm’s global strategy effort, replacing veteran Andrew Chisholm, who joined the firm in 1985. 242 more words