FBI arrests groups that allegedly hacked Visa, when do they arrest the banks?

Kimberly writes: Okay…so the FBI has gone after hackers, who messed with the financial system by hacking at Visa, Mastercard and PayPal… But, when does the FBI arrest the executives at those firms, who jeopardized our banking system by making arbitrary decisions to stop processing donations to Wikileaks? When does someone officially punish or arrest […]

Deputies and Movers Show Up at Bank of America to Seize Assets | Common Dreams

IW:  this is becoming more common. We should have just re-possessed them in 2008 instead of giving them our TARP money. Collier court documents show that they bought a house in Golden Gate from the bank for $165,000 in 2009. They paid cash, no mortgage. But somehow the bank and its attorney, the David J. […]

Just got off the phone with my bank…supporting Julian Assange and free speech

Kimberly writes: Thought I would share this exhilarating, though shaky, feeling, while it is still fresh. I just got off the phone with my local bank. I am so shocked, angered, and aggravated that Visa, Mastercard, Paypal, and other bank/money companies have stopped allowing donations to Wikileaks. How dare they pile on arbitrarily to a […]

Some non-violent revenge on Bernie Madoff

Bernie Madoff did something very wrong. He stole resources from people. He stole resources from charities and foundations that affect people in need. Though, he is now out on bail, living in his fancy apartment in New York City. What should a peace activist, who believes in non-violence, wish for Bernie Madoff? Perhaps, a fair […]

Why a Bailout?: Presidential Forum Clip

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o57xJbMpjY4] Answers about the position on the bailouts of 4 presidential candidates. Presidential Forum with electors and representatives from the campaigns of: Democratic Party Prez Candidate Barack Obama; Republican Party Prez Candidate John McCain; Green Party Prez Candidate Cynthia McKinney; and Libertarian Party Prez Candidate Bob Barr. September 25th at the Huntington Library. Sponsored by […]