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Eurozone Debt Crisis

3 Years After Lehman Brothers Collapsed, and We Haven't Learned a Friggin' Thing

Jeff Reeves | Posted 11.16.2011 | Business
Jeff Reeves

Americans need loans to start businesses, go to college, buy homes, protect themselves in times of crisis and countless other things. The nation needs to relearn how to use debt as a tool to build and protect wealth, not destroy it.

Somethin's in the air: What Happened to Scruples?

Lydia Fisher | Posted 10.15.2011 | Business
Lydia Fisher

If financial warfare is here to stay, doesn't it behoove those who run banks and nations to manage well as any one is vulnerable? And now that we've created this global financial hydra, and global world at large, how's it being managed and is it even possible?

Financial Crisis: For the GOP, It's All So E-Z

Rick Horowitz | Posted 10.11.2011 | Comedy
Rick Horowitz

Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairman Reince Priebus has released the following statement concerning the continuing and dangerous deterioration of the U.S. economy.

WATCH: IMF Chief Discusses Organization's Shifting Role

Posted 09.25.2011 | World

The International Monetary Fund's newly-appointed chief sat down for an exclusive Reuters interview to discuss growing concerns over U.S. and Eurozone...

Why We Don't Need The Debt Ceiling

New Yorker | James Surowiecki | Posted 09.25.2011 | Business

In the past few years, the U.S. economy has been beset by the subprime meltdown, skyrocketing oil prices, the Eurozone debt crisis, and even the Tohok...

OECD: Globalization Has Made Economic Crises More Likely

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 08.29.2011 | Business

Advances in communication, information, transportation and trading technology have helped web together nations into interconnected and interdependent ...

Austerity Fails in Euroland: Time for Some "Deficit Easing?"

Ellen Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ellen Brown

"Doubtful it stood, as two spent swimmers that do cling together, and choke their art." -- Shakespeare, "Macbeth" The Greek bailout was supposed to...

Are European Banks on the Verge of Destruction?

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sheldon Filger

A chillingly realistic forecast of what may very soon be the next great global banking crisis.