Tag Archives: Reader Supported News

RSN – Matt Taibbi – Ludicrous Times Op-Ed Forgets Entire Year of Wall Street History – 3 August 2012

OPINION ~ It was riotous, side-splitting comedy last week when Sanford Weill, the onetime head of Citibank, went on CNBC to announce that he thought it was time to break up the big banks. Continue reading

Ellen Brown – Alternet – Reader Supported News – Cooperative Banking, The Exciting Wave Of The Future – 27 May 2012

According to both the Mayan and Hindu calendars, 2012 (or something very close) marks the transition from an age of darkness, violence and greed to one of enlightenment, justice and peace. It’s hard to see that change just yet in the events relayed in the major media, but a shift does seem to be happening behind the scenes; and this is particularly true in the once-boring world of banking.According to both the Mayan and Hindu calendars, 2012 (or something very close) marks the transition from an age of darkness, violence and greed to one of enlightenment, justice and peace. It’s hard to see that change just yet in the events relayed in the major media, but a shift does seem to be happening behind the scenes; and this is particularly true in the once-boring world of banking. Continue reading

Stunning Number: Big Banks Set To Lose 70,000 Accounts On Move Your Money Day

By Gilian via http://www.shiftfrequency.com 5 th  November 2011

Original By Van Jones | Reader Supported News
04 November 11

Just this week, Rebuild the Dream (an organization that [Van Jones] helped to found) launched a Move Your Money website, where people are pledging to close their accounts at Wall Street banks in protest of their outrageous behavior before, during, and after our nation’s financial crash. I am stunned to report that as of this morning at 9am Pacific, people have pledged to close 69,127 accounts at big banks, and the number keeps climbing. Continue reading