Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Rich and the Rest of Us: a Poverty Manifesto. Video and transcript.

Dr. Cornel West and Tavis Smiley join Cenk Uygur on Viewpoint on April 26, 2012, to discuss their new book, “The Rich and the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto”. Continue reading

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The Barefoot Accountant launches a livestream call-in program on taxes, QuickBooks, accounting, U.S. politics, business and personal finances.

The Barefoot Accountant launches a livestream call-in program on taxes, QuickBooks, accounting, U.S. politics, business and personal finances. Stay tuned. Continue reading

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Watch The Barefoot Accountant livestream daily. Call in or start chatting to discuss taxes, politics, accounting, QuickBooks, small business and personal finances.

Tune in daily to The Barefoot Accountant’s livestream program, where taxes, politics, accounting, QuickBooks, small business and personal financial matters are discussed frankly. Continue reading

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The Dark Ages of Wall Street. Viewpoint Interview of Bethany McLean by Eliot Spitzer on Current TV, April 20, 2012. Video transcript.

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Eliot Spitzer, host of Viewpoint on Current TV, interviews contributing editor to Vanity Fair and co-author of the book on the Enron scandal, “The Smartest Guys in the Room”, Bethany McLean, on the circumvention and subversion of the Dodd-Frank bill, the Volcker Rule, by Wall Street banksters. Continue reading

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JOBS: Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act. Legalizing Fraud in the Stock Market. Interview of Matt Taibbi by Eliot Spitzer on Viewpoint, Current TV, April 9, 2012. Video and Transcript.

Is the JOBS Act another replay of the disastrous tech-stock bubble of the late 1990s. Eliot Spitzer interviews Matt Taibbi, contributing editor of Rolling Stone, on Viewpoint, April 9 2012, to discuss the JOBS Act. Both Matt Taibbi and Eliot Spitzer feel that the JOBS Act is just another Wall Street ploy to legalize fraud in the stock market. Continue reading

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Matt Taibbi discusses his recent article, Bank of America: Too Crooked to Fail, on Democracy Now, March 22, 2012. Video with review.

In his recent article appearing in “Rolling Stone”, “Bank of America: Too Crooked to Fail”, reporter Matt Taibbi accuses Bank of America of defrauding “everyone from investors and insurers to homeowners and the unemployed”, and leaves the viewer with the inevitable question, why does our government not only allow these banks to continue in existence but, in fact, continue to support them at all costs. Continue reading

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Cenk Uygur interviews Matt Taibbi from Rolling Stone on Current TV on Bank of America being too crooked to fail, March 22, 2012: bid rigging and sale of poor quality mortgage-backed securities. Video and transcript.

Cenk Uygur interviews Matt Taibbi from Rolling Stone about how the big banks, Bank of America and Chase, have committed fraud by selling poor quality mortgaged back securities to pension fund institutions and by rigging government bid contracts. Are Bank of America and Chase too crooked to fail? Continue reading

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