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Here's John Cassidy at the New Yorker: Why Didn’t Eric Holder Go After the Bankers? Amid all the coverage of Eric Holder’s resignation, I still haven’t seen a convincing answer to one question:
by ifthethunderdontgetya
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Sep 29, 2014 at 06:08 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis caused by the Wall Street criminal racketeering cartel, average American people lost over a quarter of their net worth. According to WikiPedia , "[t]...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 240 comments on Mon Jan 06, 2014 at 01:33 PM PST with 27 Recommends
If you’re unfamiliar with UK geography, then you might not know the difference between “greater London” – where the Queen resides -- and “The City of London” – where the London Stock ...
by praenomen
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Jan 02, 2014 at 03:27 PM PST with 13 Recommends
While the country is still shaking its collective head over the self-destructive insanity of the Republican party’s shutdown politics (my mother’s classic line: “I just keep wondering about ...
by Michael Lux
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Oct 21, 2013 at 07:08 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
There were big demonstrations at the Department of Justice a couple of weeks ago starting on May 20, including civil disobedience and arrests, and I wrote about these important demonstrations at the ...
by Michael Lux
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu May 30, 2013 at 11:41 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Elizabeth Warren has quickly demonstrated that it is still possible for officials of intelligence and integrity to publicly confront and investigate abuses of power and criminality with direct ...
by Words In Action
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Apr 15, 2013 at 07:33 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Oh Mr. Breuer you did us so wrong. And you did the right thing when Max Smith at PBS busted you for your incompetence (collusion?) and you bowed out...and then we all said, "hey, I wonder what he'...
by aguadito
Comment Count 231 comments on Sat Mar 30, 2013 at 04:18 PM PDT with 173 Recommends
Remember [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/01/23/1181548/--Justice-Dept-Criminal-Division-Chief-Lanny-Breuer-Abruptly-Resigns-After-PBS-Frontline-Appearance that pathetic interview of Department ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 11:28 PM PST with 36 Recommends
Once again, Matt Taibbi out does himself in his latest article at Rolling Stone , posted just a few hours ago at the magazine’s website: “’[http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/gangster-...
by bobswern
Comment Count 145 comments on Thu Feb 14, 2013 at 10:46 AM PST with 225 Recommends
I am really excited that the long overdue battle over immigration reform and a path to citizenship has finally begun in earnest. While I am heartsick at the reason, it is good news that common sense ...
by Michael Lux
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2013 at 02:14 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Wow, what a week. Anyone who wants to try and tell a clear, uncomplicated picture of President Obama and his party this week has to end the week a little befuddled. The picture is murkier than ever ...
by Michael Lux
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Jan 25, 2013 at 01:22 PM PST with 16 Recommends
I've been following the unfolding massive financial catastrophe resulting from the looting of the nation's coffers by Wall Street criminals since at least 2006, way before the 2008 banking implosion.
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 326 comments on Wed Jan 23, 2013 at 10:54 PM PST with 190 Recommends
As of just a few hours ago, the public is now being told that the DoJ's top person responsible for allowing our country's most egregious pillagers to walk away, scot-free failing to prosecute Wall ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 357 comments on Wed Jan 23, 2013 at 05:19 PM PST with 605 Recommends
Almost everyone is now critical of the bait-gun programs conducted to stop smuggling of US guns to Mexico. The most well-known of these is Fast and Furious, an unfortunate and self-important name of ...
by Jimmy Zuma
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jun 22, 2012 at 07:05 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
The government's transparent attempt to save face in the collapse of its Espionage Act case against NSA whistleblower Thomas Drake is misleading. Assistant Attorney General Lanny Breuer of the ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Jun 11, 2011 at 05:57 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer A charitable grader might have given the Obama Department of ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Oct 05, 2010 at 10:29 AM PDT with 17 Recommends