Another Bank Bailout Under Cover Of A Virus

By Ellen Brown, Web of Debt. -

When the Dodd Frank Act was passed in 2010, President Obama triumphantly declared, “No more bailouts!” But what the Act actually said was that the next time the banks failed, they would be [...]

Scheer Intelligence: Big Banks Got The Sweetest Deal From The Covid-19 Bailouts

By Robert Scheer, Popular Resistance. -

It’s been over a decade since the 2008 banking meltdown, and yet many Americans are still living with the consequences of the financial crisis and the Obama administration’s decision to bailout [...]

Crushing The States, Saving The Banks

By Ellen Brown, Web of Debt. -

Congress seems to be at war with the states. Only $150 billion of its nearly $3 trillion coronavirus relief package – a mere 5% – has been allocated to the 50 states; and they are not allowed to [...]

US Banks Make A Quick $10 Billion Processing Government Loans

By Julian Kossoff, Business Insider. -

Banks have earned a quick $10 billion processing US government loans to small businesses affected by the coronavirus crisis, according to a new report. The $350 billion rescue program aims to [...]

Small Businesses Furious At Paycheck Protection Program Structure

By Main Street Alliance. -

With allegations that major banks shuffled Paycheck Protection Program applications to prioritize larger loan amounts and bigger businesses, Main Street businesses are furious. This possibility [...]

On Market Solutions To The Covid-19 Crisis

In 2008 the Federal Reserve provided more than $4 trillion to bail out the banks. Now it is providing more than $6 trillion (thus far)—and this time the banks haven’t even failed yet! The Fed [...]

Big Banks Got Huge Tax Cuts, Then Hiked States’ And Cities’ Interest Rates

By Staff, Publicbankinginstitute.org -

The monster banks get monster tax cuts … then turn around and hike interest rates for states and cities. The hikes could translate into millions of dollars of extra costs for cash-strapped [...]

Big Banks Are Committing Major Crimes Against The Climate

By Alison Kirsch, alternet.org -

By Alison Kirsch for AlterNet - At the start of next week, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the U.N.'s negotiating body on climate change, will meet in Germany to [...]

Pipeline Protestors Shut Down Citizens Bank

By The Fang Collective, www.thefangcollective.org -

By The Fang Collective. Providence, RI – On Thursday morning three people with The FANG Collective blockaded the main entrance to the Citizens Bank global headquarters building in downtown [...]

Aide Planted Anti-Bank Comments In Paid Clinton Speech

By Zaid Jilani, www.theintercept.com -

By Zaid Jilani for The Intercept - A TOP AIDE calculatingly inserted a passage critical of the financial industry into one of Hillary Clinton’s many highly-paid speeches to big banks, “precisely [...]

Newsletter: Elections Expose the Oligarchs

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. The 2016 presidential election has shown how the duopoly, the two parties that represent big business interests and the wealthiest, are [...]

Chicago Latest To Sanction Wells Fargo For Defrauding Customers

By Karen Pierog and Dave McKinney, www.reuters.com -

By Karen Pierog and Dave McKinney for Reuters - The Chicago City Council on Wednesday approved a one-year suspension for Wells Fargo & Co from city business because of its scandal over phony [...]

Big Banking Scandal Wall Street Is Hiding From You

By Zach Cartwright, www.usuncut.com -

By Zach Cartwright for U.S. Uncut - Your community’s tax dollars are getting quietly pilfered by Wall Street banks, and the banks are doing an excellent job of keeping the how away from you. The [...]

Putting Class Back In Class Warfare

By Inequality.org, www.inequality.org -

By Inequality.org, You have probably seen the work of the Other 98%, but you may not have known who was behind it. Flash mobs at the Target store, guerilla projections at Koch brothers meetings, [...]

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