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WATCH: Wall Street Poker After Dark

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

Watch as the most corrupt "Too Big To Fail" bank CEOs play a spirited game of "Taxpayer Hold 'Em"! Not with their money, but with yours!

The Most Important Speech the President Has Ever Given

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Obama can't keep using Tim Geithner or Larry Summers as spokespeople on the issue of financial reform. He has to sell it himself -- strongly, forcefully, and specifically.

Jamie Dimon Should Debate Us

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Johnson

Mr. Dimon regards himself as just trying to make a reasonable case regarding what is sensible public policy regarding banking. We would welcome a debate with him in any forum, preferably in public and with TV cameras present.

Corker's Phony Bipartisanship Won't Fix Wall Street

Zach Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Zach Carter

The financial crisis hit in the summer of 2007. By the fall of 2008, Wall Street had nearly destroyed itself. Obama put forth a reform proposal in June of 2009. It is now the spring of 2010. The time for action is long overdue.

Goldman Sachs: Too Big to Obey the Law

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Johnson

These huge banks will behave better only when and if their executives face credible criminal penalties. This simply cannot happen while these banks are anywhere near their current size.

Are Barack Obama and JP Morgan's Jamie Dimon Breaking Up?

The Breakup | Noam Scheiber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ll of which is to say, if anyone should be attending a state dinner these days, it's Dimon, whom The New York Times once dubbed "President Obama's fa...

Simon Johnson, James Kwak On 'Bill Moyers Journal' (VIDEO): 13 Bankers Authors Explain Financial Crisis, Reform Effort

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Simon Johnson and James Kwak, the authors of 13 Bankers, appeared on "Bill Moyers Journal" Friday evening to discuss the financial crisis and the push...

The Case Against Jamie Dimon: Oligopoly, Pain, and Systemic Risk in Five Slides

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Here's the danger: the centralization of risk and power is leading us right into another disaster. We need to get the banking oligopoly under control. But Jamie Dimon is fighting back tooth and nail. And that's why we must fight Jamie Dimon.

Banking in America: Swimming in the Deep End

Dennis Santiago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dennis Santiago

It occurred to me that, somewhere along the way, people might be curious about understanding bigger banks in some context other than political vilification.

Syracuse Students Protest Chase CEO As Graduation Speaker

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Graduation speaker choices rarely satisfy student bodies -- speakers are either too famous or not famous enough. But some in Syracuse University's cla...

Young Americans: In Rejecting Jamie Dimon, Syracuse Students Speak for the Nation

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The students at Syracuse University are absolutely right: Dimon's a poor role model. We should be proud that they don't want life guidance from someone who has made a career of plundering the economy in the pursuit of non-productive wealth.

JPMorgan 1Q Earnings 2010: Bank Pulls In $3.3B On Trading Gains

AP | STEVENSON JACOBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — JPMorgan Chase & Co. reported a $3.3 billion first-quarter profit on big gains in the financial markets even as the Obama administrat...

Obama Administration To Big Bank Chiefs: Stop Lobbying Against Financial Reform

Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The White House is putting the full-court press on the financial industry to get it to stop resisting financial reform efforts that are making their w...

Shahien Nasiripour

JPMorgan Chase, Citing Sanctity Of Contracts, Argues Against Mortgage Modifications

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

With millions of homeowners losing their homes to foreclosure during this recession, megabank JPMorgan Chase plans to argue against the Obama administ...

JPMorgan Chase Profits from Destruction in Appalachia

Gloria Reuben | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Gloria Reuben

JPMorgan Chase's success is based, in part, on being the largest underwriter of coal companies that engage in mountaintop removal coal mining, which has turned countless Appalachian communities into ghost towns.

Syracuse Students Protest JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon's Commencement Speech

Daily Orange | Kathleen Ronayne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

About 30 students gathered in Schine Student Center's Panasci Lounge on Wednesday to form a plan of action to remove JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Execut...

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Takes On Washington

Huffington Post | Grace Kiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan, has decided that battling financial regulation is now one of his prime responsibilities. That, at least, is the pict...

JPMorgan Gets a Splinter in its Pinky

Fortune's Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
<i>Fortune</i>'s Stanley Bing

Hilarious news comes today that JPMorgan Chase was socked with a "record" fine from the United Kingdom Financial Services Authority -- for $49 million.

Jamie Dimon: The Most Dangerous Man In America

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Johnson

There are two kinds of bankers to fear. The first is incompetent and runs a big bank. The second type of banker is much more dangerous. This person runs a big bank and -- here's the danger -- makes it even bigger.

Jamie Dimon Blasts 'Demonization' Of Big Banks In Annual Shareholder Letter

Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In his annual letter to shareholders, Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan Chase, criticized the "demonization" of big banks and argued for the economic b...

Lehman Sues JPMorgan Over 2008 Collapse

HuffingtonPost/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Update: FOX Business News reports that a JP Morgan senior bank official has called the Lehman Brothers suit a 'total waste of f-----g time." The ...

Most Valuable CEOs In Finance: Jamie Dimon Tops Bloomberg Markets' Ranking

Huffington Post | Nathaniel Cahners Hindman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Shareholders who dish out millions to an elite CEO should of course expect a lot in return. The CEO who provided the best bang for the buck, according...

Leo Strine, critic at large

Yvette Kantrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Yvette Kantrow

That everyone is a media critic these days is something of a truism. But when criticism comes from as unlikely a quarter as Delaware's Court of Chance...

Syracuse Graduation: A Protest Deflated

Brian Amaral | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Brian Amaral

The supposed student uprising at Syracuse University landed with a predictable and pathetic thud on Sunday, as only a handful of the 4,000 graduating students took off their caps and gowns in the planned symbolic protest of JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon's commencement speech.

American Women to Dodd: Size Matters

Mary Bottari | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mary Bottari

As women and as taxpayers, we are writing to tell Senator Dodd that size matters. As he gets ready to take up bank reform in committee next week, we need to talk.