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Bankers Shouldn't Worry About Drum Circles - But Some of 'Em Should Worry About Subpoenas

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon recently said that he felt safer in Lebanon than when Occupy marched past his house. If nothing else, it proves Wall Street bankers haven't gotten any better at risk management than when their bad bets crashed the economy and caused the Great Recession.

JPMorgan Chase Primarily Interested In Ballers, Shot-Callers

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 02.29.2012 | Business

If you've got less than a hundred grand in the bank, JPMorgan Chase is just not that into you. At a presentation to investors this week, JPMorgan e...

JPMorgan Chase CEO: Newspaper Pay 'Just Damned Outrageous'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 02.29.2012 | Business

The chief executive of the biggest bank in the United States says journalists are ridiculously overpaid. At the company's annual investor day, JPM...

JPMorgan Chase CEO To Defend Bank's Size

Reuters | Posted 04.28.2012 | Business

* Bank's shares have lagged stock market, smaller firms * Analyst questions value of being a big, global bank * Investor...

Jamie Dimon Beware: The Wall Street Journal Says It Is Time to Break Up the Big Banks

David Paul | Posted 04.20.2012 | Business
David Paul

Our finance industry is on the attack again. The industry target now is the Volcker rule -- the proposed rule that would limit the ability of banks to trade for their own account. Leading the attack has been JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon.

Paul Krugman: 'People Should Be In Jail' Because Of Financial Crisis

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 02.17.2012 | Business

We know, you just bought that copy of Playboy for the Paul Krugman interview. The Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist may n...

How Does the 1% Exploit America? Find Out in 1 Minute (VIDEO)

Robert Greenwald | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

Even in an Occupy world, most Americans don't know exactly how the 1% does what it does. The mainstream media hasn't explained it, and the 1% likes things that way.

Where Is Jamie Dimon When You Need Him?

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 04.17.2012 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

Now, when there are some very real and very serious anti-American actions being asked for, Dimon is strangely silent. Could it be because the current anti-American requests coincide with his claims against financial reform? Of course it is.

The Volcker Rule and Wall Street's Pliant Media Plant

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 04.16.2012 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

There he goes again. Wall Street is fighting tooth and nail to emasculate the Dodd-Frank Bill, focusing its artillery on the Volcker Rule, namely those sections calling for the elimination of proprietary trading by banking institutions.

JPMorgan Chase CEO: I Was Safer In Lebanon Than With The Occupy Protesters

Posted 02.16.2012 | Business

For Jamie Dimon, the shelter of his Upper East Side mansion isn't enough to keep him safe from the Occupy protesters. Instead, the JPMorgan Chase CEO ...

Mark Gongloff

Wall Street Fears Volcker Rule Will Force Testosterone Monitoring

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 02.13.2012 | Business

It will hurt big banks and small banks, foreign banks and domestic banks, state and local governments, big corporations and the poor. It may well make...

Dear Jamie Dimon

Jess Coleman | Posted 04.02.2012 | Home
Jess Coleman

Mr. Dimon, you seem to think it's an attack to ask you to pay more taxes. But shouldn't you be required to pay more into a system that arbitrarily benefitted you more than others? Seems fair to me.

Marine Fights Freddie Mac to Save His Home

Peter Dreier | Posted 04.01.2012 | Politics
Peter Dreier

"I didn't do anything wrong. I'm doing this for my family and for the millions of other families in similar situations. We can't let the Wall Street banks and Freddie Mac get away with these kinds of practices."

Jennifer Bendery

Wall Street Executives Thrive Under Obama But Still Won't Support Him

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- They bristled when he called them "fat cats." They fought every step of the way, unsuccessfully, to prevent his financial reform bill fr...

Billionaires Who Care: The .001%

Monika Mitchell | Posted 03.31.2012 | Business
Monika Mitchell

2012 has ushered in a whole new era in international finance, as the upwardly gilded tell an angry world, "Don't hate me because I am filthy rich. It's not my fault!"

Big Bank CEO: Anti-Banking Sentiment 'A Form Of Discrimination'

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 01.25.2012 | Business

Jamie Dimon, the head of JPMorgan Chase, would like to make it clear that he is not that kind of banker. "I've disagreed right from the beginning o...

PETA To JPMorgan Chase: Give Us O.J. Simpson's Foreclosed Home

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.20.2012 | Business

In a strange turn of events, an animal rights group is turning to the chief executive of a big bank for help. They want O.J. Simpson's house. Peop...

Thanks, Dad

Jess Coleman | Posted 03.17.2012 | Home
Jess Coleman

The rich are able to send their kids to the top private schools, pay for tutors to get them high SAT scores, and send them to the top private universities in the country.

Housing Bust Continues To Haunt Big Banks

AP | By PALLAVI GOGOI | Posted 01.14.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- The economy may be healing, but banks are suffering from a housing hangover. JPMorgan Chase spent $3.2 billion last year to fight lawsuit...

Cordray Dialing CEOs Of Major Banks To Win Support

Reuters | Posted 03.14.2012 | Business

* Top bankers among scores of introductory calls * Says protecting consumers and supporting honest businesses * Tells re...

Nobody Hates the Rich... But Everyone Hates the Bad

Edward Murray | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics
Edward Murray

It seems that those nestled snugly in the crack of our nation's ultra-wealthy are confused about why they seem to be unpopular in the media.

For a Sane Economy in 2012, How About a Little Shame?

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 03.03.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The other day I was asked what one single thing could do the most to save our economy. What one idea or tool might help us create a more just society? My answer was "shame."

Vampire Squid Watch: Four Scary Economic Trends for 2012

Lynn Parramore | Posted 03.03.2012 | Business
Lynn Parramore

2012 will be a year of continued -- and escalating -- predation by financiers. Their influence over political, financial, and economic activity is likely to grow -- along with potential for harm.

How the "Smartest" Guys in the Room Screwed Up the World... and Why the 99% Movement Will K eep Challenging Them in 2012

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 02.22.2012 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

They're considered the "Smartest Guys in the Room" (yeah, they're mostly guys). They're the financial "wizards" like Robert Rubin, Hank Paulson, Lloy...

Why Jamie Dimon Just Doesn't Get It

Robert Greenwald | Posted 02.20.2012 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

Jamie Dimon, the infamous CEO of JPMorgan Chase, is back to doing what he does best: defending the bankers of the 1% against the petulant 99%.