Monthly Archives: July 2012

Bloomberg Businessweek: Say Goodbye to Libor

The following is an article from the July 30-August 5, 2012 issue of Bloomberg’s Businessweek titled “Say Goodbye to Libor” from page 8 and I quote: “Amid the investigations into manipulation of Libor, policymakers are coming around to the idea … Continue reading

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The Business of Schools

The following is an excerpt from the book “AS TEXAS GOES. . . How the Lone Star State Hijacked the American Agenda” by Gail Collins from Chapter 6 on page 106 and I quote: “He said, ‘Let’s get the charters’” … Continue reading

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The Politics of Fun

The following is an excerpt from the book “SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT: Even a Dead Fish Can Go with the Flow” by Jim Hightower with Susan DeMarco from Chapter 14 on page 127 and I quote: “Lewis Grizzard, the late … Continue reading

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Time: Joe Klein: Why Bain Matters

The following article is from the July 30, 2012 issue of Time magazine titled “Why Bain Matters” by Joe Klein on page19 and I quote: “It’s not just the tax returns. It’s short-term profits vs. long-term investments.” The first sign … Continue reading

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ABC News: Real ‘Work’? Clinton Swipes at Chelsea’s Profession

The following is an article from ABC News blog of February 19, 2008 by Jennifer Parker titled “Real ‘Work’? Clinton Swipes at Chelsea’s Profession” and I quote: By Jennifer Parker Feb 19, 2008 4:48pmReal ‘Work’? Clinton Swipes at Chelsea’s Profession … Continue reading

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Huffington Post: Charles Ferguson: Why Is Banking a Criminal Industry? Because Its Crimes Go Unpunished

The following is an article by Charles Ferguson titled “Why Is Banking a Criminal Industry? Because Its Crimes Go Unpunished” on the Huffington Post site on July 16, 2012 and I quote: Banking Is a Criminal Industry Because Its Crimes … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Businessweek – Afghans Start to Take the Money and Run

The following is an article from the July 16 – July 22, 2012 issue of Bloomberg’s Businessweek titled “Afghans Start to Take the Money and Run” on page 10 and I quote: “Locals use planes and traditional money handlers to … Continue reading

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