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Ellen Brown

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Sustainable Government - Banking For a "New" New Deal

"This isn't about big government or small government. It's about building a smarter government that focuses on what works. " Barack Obama, November 26, 2008 As our 44th President prepares to enter ..
(December 10, 2008)
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Wag the Dog - How to Conceal Massive Economic Collapse

"I'm in show business, why come to me?" "War is show business, that's why we're here. " - “Wag the Dog" (1997 film) The first week of August 2008, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac had just announced ..
(August 13, 2008)
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The Subprime Trump Card Standing up to the Banks

"If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation, then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around them will deprive ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Let the Lawsuits Begin Banks Brace For a Storm of Litigation

In an article in The San Francisco Chronicle in December 2007, attorney Sean Olender suggested that the real reason for the subprime bailout schemes being proposed by the U. S. Treasury Department ..
(July 14, 2008)
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Putting The Federal Back In The Federal Reserve

In a July 19 Wall Street Journal article titled “Why No Outrage?", James Grant quoted Mary Lease, a 19th century Populist who urged farmers to “raise less corn and more hell. " Grant ..
(July 24, 2008)
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 | Finance | Visitors: 401

Did Bear Stearns Fall Or Was It Pushed? How Insider Trading ..

The mother of all insider trades was pulled off in 1815, when London financier Nathan Rothschild led British investors to believe that the Duke of Wellington had lost to Napoleon at the Battle of ..
(May 13, 2008)
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Speculating in Hunger - Are Investors Contributing to the ..

Investment newsletters are now featuring headlines like “How You Can Profit from the Global Food Crisis. " The recommended investments include agribusiness stocks and exchange-traded funds ..
(April 29, 2008)
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Credit Default Swaps - Derivative Disaster Du Jour

When the smartest guys in the room designed their credit default swaps, they forgot to ask one thing - what if the counterparties don't have the money to pay up? Credit default swaps (CDS) are a form .
(April 18, 2008)
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Another Way Around the Credit Crisis - Minnesota Bill ..

In August 2007, the nation was stunned by the collapse of a major Minneapolis bridge, killing nine. The bridge had been rated structurally deficient by the U. S. government as far back as 1990, and ..
(March 23, 2008)
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