Is Citigroup’s $7 Billion Fine Bogus?

Is Citigroup’s $7 Billion Fine Bogus?

Jim Hightower AlterNet http://www.alternet.org/corporate-accountability-and-workplace/hightower-citigroups-7-billion-fine-bogus?paging=off&current_page=1#bookmark Media outlets across the country trumpeted the stunning news with headlines like this:...
Is Citigroup’s $7 Billion Fine Bogus?

Tim Geithner and the Wall Street Bailout Redux

Robert Reich RobertReich.org http://robertreich.org/post/85654652535 Timothy Geithner’s new book about the financial crisis, “Stress Test,” is basically an argument that the Wall Street bailout succeeded. That’s hardly surprising, given that Geithner was in charge of...
Is Citigroup’s $7 Billion Fine Bogus?

Geithner Gets a Perch on Wall Street

Jim Hightower OtherWords http://otherwords.org/geithner-gets-perch-wall-street/ Timmy Geithner has landed. After President Barack Obama’s first-term Treasury Secretary resigned early this year, I lost track of him. But in November, Geithner reappeared, having spun...
Is Citigroup’s $7 Billion Fine Bogus?

Overthrow the Speculators

Chris Hedges TruthDig.com http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/overthrow_the_speculators_20131229 Money, as Karl Marx lamented, plays the largest part in determining the course of history. Once speculators are able to concentrate wealth into their hands they have,...