SF Bay Area Indymedia indymedia
About Contact Subscribe Calendar Publish Print Donate

U.S. | Labor & Workers

VIDEO: Wage Crisis with Joseph Stiglitz
by www.therealnews.com
Saturday Nov 30th, 2013 3:48 PM
Economic hardship in the world's biggest financial superpower. The squeezed American middle class
to watch the 26 min video broadcast in November 2013, click on

http://therealnews.com/t2/component/hwdvideoshare/viewvideo/77146
by www.therealnews.com
Saturday Nov 30th, 2013 4:16 PM
VIDEO: Overdose: The Net Financial Crisis, Dec 2012, 46 min

http://therealnews.com/t2/component/hwdvideoshare/viewvideo/75290/best-o...

The financial/economic crisis is being stylized as a state debt crisis. The risk managers were really risk creators. The private losses from speculation and fraud are shouldered by the lower and middle classes. By spending $4 billion in lobbying and campaign contributions, Wall Street banks carried out a "quiet coup" (Simon Johnson). Banks own this place (Sen. Dick Durbin). The state has become the "errand boy" of the banks (Bill Moyers).