|January 17, 2015||Posted by Staff under Financial, Politics|
As long as a few get to capture the value of oil and land, they’ll always be able to use government to impose huge costs on everybody else.
|January 13, 2015||Posted by Staff under Financial|
The Russian economy is huge so the Russian currency should be stable but it’s not. Oil prices is only part of the story.
|January 8, 2015||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Financial|
The banking culture, which puts gain above all else, fuels greed, making bankers more likely to cheat.
|November 12, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Financial, The Progress Report|
Banks are still being dragged into court, are still paying fines, are still enjoying record stock prices, and paying higher salaries — until we do what?
|September 23, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Financial|
Every dollar of HSBC’s write off will be replaced by citizens in the form of program cuts, higher taxes, or more national debt.
|September 15, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial|
The Federal Reserve calls itself a public agency. What’s it doing dissing public bonds? In favor of corporate debt?
|August 16, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial|
How did a brood of German street traders emerge, seemingly overnight, to become the prime lenders to modern states?
|August 10, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial|
When people relinquish land for a mere electronic accounting, then you know that electrons have become real money.
|August 4, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial|
Hedge funds get US courts to rule in favor of bleeding Argentina. Lending then squeezing is an old story.
|July 31, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial|
Big banks have gambled over $400 trillion. If they lose, now they may take our deposits to bail in themselves.
|May 28, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Financial|
Your taxes, too, not just your mortgages, go to big banksters who collude with your elected officials, never fearing prosecution.
|May 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial|
Trillions of dollars. That’s the size of the bets that banks place with their big customers, like localities. Then they rig the game.
|April 24, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial|
Think your money is safe in your bank? Think again. Bankers have plans to claim it to resolve their next financial crisis.
|April 9, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial, Land Disputes, War / Peace|
Will any ordinary Ukrainian see one penny of that loan? But will all the regular Ukrainians have to pay back that loan?
|April 1, 2014||Posted by Scott Baker under Financial|
Here’s what’s happened to the money that millions use, told from the POV of one who understands the role of land in our affairs.