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Slaves Indebted to the One Percent?

Thomas Hosmer Shepherd David Graeber explains: Since antiquity the worst-case scenario that everyone felt would lead to total social breakdown was a major debt crisis; ordinary people would become so

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Stocks Rally: Americans Can Relax & Peacefully Watch TV Again

What recession? The Dow Jones is breathing! It’s still alive. After a hectic Friday, which left Americans in a ‘cliffhanger’ situation over the weekend, plus an American credit downgrade by

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The Infamous S&P Credit Downgrade: Blame it on continued Republican policy?

Joe Weisenthal notes an interesting line in the S&P’s full report detailing the infamous US credit downgrade: Compared with previous projections, our revised base case scenario now assumes that the

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America’s Credit Rating Downgraded to AA+ ctd

“Markets will rise and fall. But this is the United States of America. No matter what some agency may say, we’ve always been and always will be a triple-A country.”

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Geithner: Standard & Poor’s Showed "Terrible Fucking Judgment"

The mainstream media always employs the “Geithner shield” when quoting the United States Treasury Secretary, Timothy Geithner. After former Obama

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America’s Credit Rating Downgraded to AA+

Huffington Post reports: Credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s on Friday downgraded the United States’ credit rating first time in the

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America’s Credit Rating Expected to be Downgraded by Standard & Poor’s

Jake Tapper writes: A government official tells ABC News that the federal government is expecting and preparing for bond rating agency

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