Elizabeth Warren

Government By Goldman

"...now Cohn’s in charge of the economy and talking about eliminating financial reform and basically putting the country back to where it was in 2005, as if 2008 didn’t happen. I’ve started the countdown clock to the next financial crash, which will make the last one look mild."

40 Percent Of Americans Now "Prefer Socialism To Capitalism"

"That is a large minority... and it includes a majority of the liberals - who will be pushing for a completely different economic model to dominate our nation... That is the stuff of civil wars. It ought to set off alarm bells among more traditionally-oriented leaders across the nation..."

Wells Admits It Created 1.4 Million More Fake Accounts Than Previously Thought

Remember the outrage one year ago when it was revealed that in its push to pad its top, and bottom line, Warren Buffett's favorite bank had engaged in outright criminal account churning and "cross selling", opening some 2.1 million unathorized client accounts without permission. Well it turns out there was not nearly outrage, because as the bank revealed this morning, the "real" number was higher. 67% higher.

Oliver Stone Slams "Exceptional" America's "Vast Stupidity" In Sanctioning Russia

"These sanctions, which I pray Europe can independently judge and discard, are as dumb as giving out medals to Generals who keep losing wars...With all the computer geniuses we have in our country, can we not even accept the possibility that perhaps our intelligence agencies are not doing their job, and maybe, just maybe, are deliberately misleading us to continue their false-flag war against Russia?"

Wells Fargo Forced Unwanted Auto Insurance On 800,000 Borrowers

Wells has just been busted yet again for another major scandal: the NYT's Gretchen Morgenson writes that more than 800,000 people who took out car loans from Wells Fargo were also charged for auto insurance they did not need, and  some are still paying for it.