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Gangster Bankers: Too Big to Jail

Rolling Stone
Gangster Bankers: Too Big to Jail

If you and I supported terrorists and laundered money for drug cartels, we might be in a bit of trouble. But not if you’re in charge of running big business at the banks the financial crisis has taught us were «too big to fail». Matt Taibi reports in great detail how this can be and concludes: «An arrestable class and an unarrestable class. We always suspected it, now it’s admitted. So what do we do?»


Published in Weekly Filet #101, in August 2014. More on: #, #

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