Monthly Archives: November 2012

Are the Democrats Going to Sell Out the Roosevelt Legacy?

The following is an excellent excerpt from the book “THE SHOCK DOCTRINE: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism” by Naomi Klein from Chapter 2 on page 66 and I quote: “A similar, more radical mood was on the rise in the … Continue reading

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The Similarities Between Milton Friedman and Grover Norquist

The following is an excellent excerpt from the book “THE SHOCK DOCTRINE: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism” by Naomi Klein from Chapter 2 on page 62 and I quote: “When [Milton] Friedman died in 2006, obituary writers struggled to summarize … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Businessweek: Markets & Finance: Health Care’s Epidemic of Insider Trading

The following is an excellent article from the November 26-December 2, 2012 issue of Bloomberg Businessweek titled “Health Care’s Epidemic of Insider Trading” by David Voreacos from page 53 and I quote: “Markets & Finance Health Care’s Epidemic of Insider … Continue reading

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Bloomberg’g Businessweek: Finance: The $67 Trillion Mystery

The following is an excellent article from the November 26-December 2, 2012 issue of Bloomberg’s Businessweek titled “Finance: The $67 Trillion Mystery” by Peter Coy on page 54 and I quote: “Regulators try to get a handle on the shadow … Continue reading

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The Monroe Times: Financial Regulations Must Stay

The following article was published in our local paper “The Monroe Times” on November 24, 2012 which I had submitted to them for publication titled “Financial Regulations Must Stay” and I quote: “Financial regulations must stay From LaVern Isely, Monroe … Continue reading

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The Nation: The Grand Betrayal?

The following is an excellent excerpt from the December 3, 2012 issue of The Nation titled “The Grand Betrayal?” by Robert L. Borosage from page 18 and I quote: “The Excluded Alternative The debate we should be having is about … Continue reading

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The Progressive Populist: The Coming Debt Battle

The following excellent article was reprinted in the December 1, 2012 issue of The Progressive Populist from Salon.com titled “The Coming Debt Battle” by James K. Galbraith¬†on page 9 and I quote: “In the tense run-up to Hurricane Sandy, I … Continue reading

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