All In With Chris Hayes Carmen Segarra, a former NY Fed regulator, went public on “This American Life” radio with secret recordings. The recordings raise questions over whether the Federal Reserve has gotten any tougher on the big banks it is supposed to regulate. With Matt Taibbi and Alexis Goldstein.
I just received this month’s copy of Rolling Stone Magazine in the mail. I never read RS in the 70’s, 80’s or 90’s. However, that has changed. I discovered that their political reports are informative and quite revealing in a way that mainstream (read… corporate) media avoids. I look forward to yet another great expose… More Matt Taibbi Reveals How Romney Made His Fortune — It Ain’t Pretty, and He Shouldn’t Be Proud of It
I saw Matt Taibbi on The Dylan Rattigan Show this afternoon. I was really shocked to learn how Bank of America and other banks have committed the most egregious acts against the citizens of this country and the government. No one has ever been prosecuted for the causes of the financial melt down in 2007. Taibbi has… More Bank of America: Too Crooked to Fail
As Justin “Filthy Liberal Scum” Rosario points out over at Addicting Info: The 1% doesn’t pledge allegiance to any flag. Not even the ones they own. Rolling Stone – Matt Taibbi It seems America’s bankers are tired of all the abuse. They’ve decided to speak out. True, they’re doing it from behind the ropeline, in front of… More Rolling Stone: The 1% Are NOT Citizens Of The United States
Raw Story Author and Rolling Stone columnist Matt Taibbi appeared on Countdown with Keith Olbermann to discuss the “Occupy Wall Street” protests and their potential for motivating change. The protest, as it stands, is mostly made up of young people who are feeling fed up and disaffected, but Taibbi sees the protests as a reflection… More Matt Taibbi: ‘Occupy Wall Street’ can spark movement, motivate change
This is too good to believe… Huffington Post Here’s something for your “can this possibly be for real” file this morning. Over at the Buffalo Beast — the former print alt-weekly turned online newspaper founded by onetime editor Matt Taibbi, typically best known for its annual list of “The 50 Most Loathsome Americans” — there… More Walker Gets Punked!
Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone holds nothing back in his assessment of the new Speaker of the House, John Boehner… Rolling Stone He’s a lazy, double-talking shill for corporate interests. So how’s he going to fare with the Tea Party? John Boehner is the ultimate Beltway hack, a man whose unmatched and self-serving skill at political… More Matt Taibbi Skewers Boehner
Crooks & Liars It seems that our legal system, already heavily weighted in favor of the powerful, is completely out of control when it comes to these mortgage foreclosures. As Matt Taibbi recently pointed out, judges handling foreclosure cases give kneejerk credence to the attorneys, to the point where they can’t even be bothered to check… More Law Firm Accused Of Using Non-Lawyers In Foreclosure Filings, Charging Homeowners Attorney Fees