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Federal Reserve Board Imposes Glass-Steagall Law on Lehman Bros.

Borrowing from a page of relevant history, the following minutes of two Federal Reserve Board meetings from March 2nd and March 8th, 1934, demonstrate the way in which the Glass-Steagall Act was enforced, in response to exemption requests by Lehman … Continue reading

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Kaptur Calls for Members to Co-sponsor H.R. 129, in Speech on House Floor

  18 Sept (LPAC) In a five-minute speech on the floor of the House during Morning Business today, Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) called for House Members to become co-sponsors of her bill to restore the Glass-Steagall Act. Given on the … Continue reading

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Lehman Bankruptcy Administrator Calls for Glass-Steagall

September 14, 2013 (EIRNS)–“Lehman Bankruptcy Administrator Recommends Worldwide Trennbankensystem!”  (Glass-Steagall.)  So ran headlines throughout the German-language press in Europe today. Agence France Presse (AFP) reported on Lehman administrator Bryan Marsal’s interview in {Die Welt} today emphasizing Glass-Steagall among numerous things … Continue reading

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Wall Street, Obama Freak Over Building Glass-Steagall Momentum

14 July (LPAC) The filing of a second Senate Glass-Steagall bill on Thursday, July 11 has generated a good deal of media attention, and the anticipated freak-out from Wall Street and the Obama White House. It has also revived a … Continue reading

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The Empire is Always Greener

The Empire is Always Greener By John Hoefle 16 January . 2013 (LPAC) For the British Empire, environmentalism is more of a tactic than a belief; it is a means to an end. The Empire may preach “green,” but it … Continue reading

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