If we try to examine what’s going on in the world outside of our jobs and family’s lives, we hear about the crisis here and the crisis there. One of the big crises involves how Obama, the Democrats and Republicans are driving the nation over the proverbial cliff. The following videos discuss the current problems government has been having paying the bills with the tax money we’ve been giving it. Apparently, there’s more money being spent than what the government takes in. Hence, there’s been a lot of discussion about what that all means.
I’m not going to repeat the story that everything is just fine and that we, the people, should just go back to our shopping and let the politicians and corporate leaders handle things. There’s enough of that story being repeated elsewhere. So, here we have a few of the dissidents talking about what they think is going on and what it all might mean.
The Banker Bailouts - Michel Chossudovsky on Economics 101
It seems apparent that this failure has been cooking for awhile, and in that process, monies have been stolen. So much money has been stolen that it’s getting harder to find money that’s still out there to steal. Pension funds have seemed to be one of the last sources of ill-gotten gains. They just sit there waiting to be stolen by those people we have trusted to take care of them.
Taibbi tells us the details.