October 2011 archive

Maybe this could be called ‘Part 4’ but really you should have all the info you need by now…

If you are looking for more information about the protest against banks and Wall Street, then you did not follow all of the links in the previous posts…However I am sure there will be something pertinent in the following… Well, recently in the news was a report of a ‘Terrorist Plot’, or whatever your chosen …

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Once again? ‘Where’s the Beef?’ Protesting is great, but I would like to see some solutions…

grdice

OK, so in the last post we covered a bit about banks, investment and the Federal Reserve.  One of the things that has been bothering me since hearing the first reports of the ‘Wall-Street occupation’ is that there seems to be absolutely no direction to the protests.  Of course people are frustrated, heck I have …

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OK…Part 2….let’s improve the curve.

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Alright, for those of joining us late, or coming late to class, please refer to the last post: What do banks do?.  No problem, I’ll wait until you catch up.  As they say here, “the paper is patient.” I will have you know I am missing the Germany vs. Turkey Football (Soccer for those in …

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Banks? Jeepers. People have a really shallow learning curve…a bit of info so you know what you are protesting against.

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Well, for those of you who missed the first ‘warm-up’ on economics, look here:  Economics 101. Here is Banking 101. As an intro, you might want to read this: Billions for the Bankers; Debts for the people.  Read it, and you can spare reading the rest of this post. First off, I would like to …

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