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Glass-Steagall or Mass Genocide

  LaRouche PAC issued the following statement, for mass circulation, on Oct. 30, 2013. The entire trans-Atlantic financial system is hopelessly bankrupt, and the only solution to this crisis is the immediate reinstatement of Glass Steagall in the United States. … Continue reading

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Troika Treatment for Greece, The Spanish Way

Spain is catching up with Greece, in a disastrous way: part of the new austerity package negotiated by the Spanish government with the Troika is the decision not to adjust the salaries of public sector employees and workers to the … Continue reading

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Ohio Congresswoman Marcia Fudge Says Give Detroit Federal Disaster Aid

9 Aug.(LPAC)  The chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio), has proposed that the city of Detroit receive federal disaster aid like that given to cities that have experienced a natural disaster. In an Aug. 6 statement, … Continue reading

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Either Wall Street or Your Pension Is Bankrupt

 8 Aug. (LPAC) Both “Mussolini Mike” Bloomberg and Wall Street Journal editor Steven Moore demanded in Aug. 6 statements that municipal pensions and healthcare benefits be cut across the nation immediately, claiming that this would avoid “the fate of Detroit” … Continue reading

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GLASS-STEAGALL: THE LAST CHANCE

LPAC Policy Committee Statement. GLASS-STEAGALL: THE LAST CHANCE As the case of Detroit should make clear to anyone, there is no time for pragmatism or “go-along-to-get-along” politics this week. Detroit is not being declared bankrupt because of petty corruption by … Continue reading

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Kill, Kill, Kill — BIS Campaigning to Cut Pensions and Health Care

29 July (EIRNS) In line with JP Morgan’s call for a return to fascist constitutions, the Bank of International Settlements (BIS), in its 86th annual report is quite clear on the issue: Chapter IV of the BIS report, titled “Fiscal … Continue reading

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Rep. Conyers Calls for Hearings on Detroit Bankruptcy

  20 July (LPAC) Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich), who represents a section of Detroit, issued a letter July 20 to the head of the House Judiciary Committee, Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va), seeking a hearing on the July 18 decision by … Continue reading

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Interview with UNITE’s Regional Coordinator, Walter Cullen

Interview with Walter Cullen, Regional Coordinator,UNITE The interview was conducted by Nina Ogden of EIR, and Gene Douglas, editor of LaRouche Irish Brigade website, on May 1, 2013, at the offices of UNITE in Dublin, Ireland. At the time of … Continue reading

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