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Carmen Segarra, a bank examiner assigned by the Federal Reserve System to Goldman Sachs, was fired after refusing to withdraw a report criticizing Goldman.
She made tape recordings showing how subservient the other Fed examiners were to a company they were supposed to regulate. 152 more words
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“A quibble is to Shakespeare what luminous vapours are to the traveller: he follows it at all adventures; it is sure to lead him out of his way and sure to engulf him in the mire.”
Just over a century ago, trusts were the big economic news of the day. They have become described as unscrupulous business practices with the purpose of controlling certain aspects of the country’s economic workings. 937 more words
Although I usually draw with my right hand, this portrait sketch of the young Theodore Roosevelt was drawn with my left, and is much freer and (I would hope) truer to life than the right-handed portrait I had drawn earlier. 100 more words