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Where were the Christians?

Yet again a large corporation has proven itself to be “too big to manage”.

In 2008, the banks were “too big to fail” and the Scottish Christian Party warned about corporations which were “too big to manage”.  494 more words

Politics

Ingredient LABELING

You think you’re too big to fail. You think you don’t have to tell the customer what’s in the food product they’re buying with your company name on it? 379 more words

MADISON AVENUE

Ebenezer Scrooge and Human Alienation

With a quarter of children now in poverty and a record million food parcel handouts, seven years of austerity have contributed to the return of Dickensian conditions in Britain. 630 more words

Neoliberalism

Two Occupations: Why Are We Silent on Kashmir?

With its 700,000+ security forces, the Indian occupation of Kashmir is the densest and oldest in the world. With her population of 5.5 million, the ratio is one Indian soldier for eight Kashmiris. 295 more words

Imperialism

Too Big to Fail: Measures, Remedies, and Consequences for Efficiency and Stability

Bank failure was almost unthinkable in Europe long before “too big to fail” became a byword for U.S. regulatory policy on big banks. But the 2007−2009 global financial crisis, which for some countries grew to a full-blown crisis, made the unthinkable a real possibility. 1,490 more words

The Dodd-Frank Act

Our Children Need Revolution, Not Charity

The theme of the BBC’s Children In Need this year was disadvantaged children in the UK. The BBC presenters, as always, directed their appeals to the general public, not to Prime Minister Theresa May, who has continued her predecessor David Cameron’s vicious offensive against the working class poor. 508 more words

Neoliberalism

Too Big To Fail: How Banks Are Using Blockchain Tech to Plan Real-Time Reporting

Following the global financial crisis of 2008, global regulation was enacted to safeguard banks labeled as “too big to fail” (TBTF). Part of this regulation was creating a list of defined banks that could cause threaten stability of the banking system if left to fail. 644 more words