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ActivistPost – Brandon Turbeville – West Blames Assad For Chemical Weapons Attack, Again – 24 April 2014

Logo_activistpost-comIn what is now the latest of chemical weapons attacks to have taken place inside Syria and blamed on the Syrian government by the Western media, the recent chlorine-based gas attack in Kfar Zeita has prompted the Anglo-European propaganda machine to once again begin greasing up its gears to accuse Bashar al-Assad of crimes against humanity and justify some form of humanitarian intervention in Syria by NATO forces.

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ZeroHedge – Guest Post: Congress Sells Out To Wall Street, Again

ZeroHedgeOriginally posted at Represent.us blog,

The U.S. House just passed a bill called H.R. 992 – the Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act – that was literally written by mega-bank lobbyists. It repeals the laws passed in 2010 to prevent another meltdown like the one that crashed our economy in 2008. The repeal was co-sponsored by a former Goldman Sachs executive and passed with bipartisan support from some of the House’s largest recipients of Wall Street cash. It’s so appalling… so unbelievable… so blatantly corrupt… that you’ve got to see it to believe it: Continue reading

Matt Taibbi – Deja Vu on the Hill: Wall Street Lobbyists Roll Back Finance Reform, Again – 22 May 2013

U.S. Capitol building in Washington, DC.

Lobbyists are trying once more to weaken the already-thin financial regulations put in place by Congress.

 

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It’s becoming an annual tradition: Spring rolls around, and while nobody is looking, Wall Street quietly lays siege to Washington and reaches a hand out to yank the last remaining teeth out of the government’s financial regulatory head. Continue reading