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Friday Webcast 15 November 2014

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We Must Adopt the Four Laws

In discussions yesterday afternoon, Lyndon LaRouche stressed that the entire trans-Atlantic banking system is not far from bankruptcy, and that the British Empire’s system is rapidly disintegrating. Now is when we have to move intensely on the adoption of the … Continue reading

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Nearly 600,000 Sign for Glass-Steagall; Petitions Delivered to U.S. Senate

Petitions signed by nearly 600,000 American citizens, calling for Senate action on the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act, were delivered yesterday afternoon to the bill’s primary sponsor, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), as well as all other United States Senators, asking them … Continue reading

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Guyana Urges Return to Glass-Steagall at Historic OAS Meeting: Argentina Wins Strong Backing in its War Against the Vulture Funds

The Minister of Transport and Water Works of Guyana, Robeson Benn, speaking in his capacity as Guayana’s Acting Foreign Minister at the hastily-called Meeting of Consultation of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Organization of American States (OAS) in Washington, … Continue reading

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Draghi Now Threatens Fed Style QE

European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi has now officially promised Federal Reserve-type quantitative easing to the desperate banks of Europe and more desperate “economists” of the International Monetary Fund. Just three days after the latest and most shrill demand … Continue reading

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162 Organizations Urge Senators To Co-sponsor Glass-Steagall Act

One-hundred-sixty-two organizations, representing millions of Americans, sent a letter to Senators on June 16th, urging them to co-sponsor the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act (S. 1282). June 16th marked the 81st anniversary of FDR’s signing the 1933 Banking Act, which included … Continue reading

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Government surrending a generation of Ireland’s citizens to unemployment and inequality – Peadar Tóibín TD

Responding to NESC’s report on Jobless Households, Sinn Féin’s Peadar Tóibín TD accused Fine Gael and Labour of surrendering a generation of Ireland’s citizens to unemployment, inequality and loss of opportunity. The Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Spokesperson said: “In comparison … Continue reading

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New Bank Separation Bill in Italian Parliament

Parliament deputies from Berlusconi’s Forza Italia as well as from the right-wing FDI (Fratelli d’Italia) presented their draft bill for banking separation, at a press conference two days ago. The bill has been filed on March 27 in the Chamber … Continue reading

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Bill Clinton: Glass-Steagall Repeal Didn’t Cause Crash, But Deregulation of Derivatives Did

Bill CLinton spoke Wednesday at the Peter Peterson Foundation 2014 Fiscal Summit, interviewed by Gwen Ifill of PBS. Ifill noted the widespread discussion about deregulation, and asked Clinton if he had gone too far in deregulating the economy, contributing to … Continue reading

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New Internet Petition For Passage Of Senate Glass-Steagall Restoration Bill

Public Citizen has launched a petition to Congress to garner support for Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s bill (S. 1282) to restore the Glass-Steagall Act. Their petition bears the same title as a petition launched a week ago by Americans For Financial … Continue reading

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