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Wall Street Lobby Fights Against Derivatives Overhaul

bloomberg.com | Christine Harper, Matthew Leising and Shannon Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Aug. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Wall Street is suiting up for a battle to protect one of its richest fiefdoms, the $592 trillion over-the-counter derivatives m...

Herbert Hoover Copycat: How the Current Financial Rescue Schemes are Following Hoover's Failed Model

Ismael Hossein-zadeh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ismael Hossein-zadeh

The deepening and protraction of the crisis is largely due to policy makers' subservience to the interests of Wall Street gamblers -- shirking their responsibility to protect people's interests.