How Did a Nation Crippled by Wall Street Billionaires End Up With Them Running the Country?

By Pam Martens and Russ Martens and cross-posted from Wall Street on Parade Donald Trump is increasingly looking like Wall Street’s back up plan in the event that the Wall Street Democrats didn’t triumph in the 2016 election. Trump has appointed two Goldman Sachs alumni and the current President of Goldman Sachs to top posts… Read More How Did a Nation Crippled by Wall Street Billionaires End Up With Them Running the Country?

Forgotten History: Goldman Sachs and the Financial Destruction of Greece

Goldman Sachs’ actions at the turn of this century may not have lead directly to Greece’s ongoing financial demolition but they certainly played a role. Most importantly, through the execution of hideously complex currency swap agreements the U.S. investment bank allowed the Greek government to conceal the bleak reality of the country’s finances for nine long… Read More Forgotten History: Goldman Sachs and the Financial Destruction of Greece