Robert Johnson


Donor Heaven: Praying for a Positive Sum Game

By: Thursday March 26, 2009 11:30 am

America just got its lunch eaten by finance. The question now is what to do as the program unfolds.

Talking Economic Accountability with Rob Johnson

By: Friday March 13, 2009 12:00 pm

The myth of the free market as distinct from the government has just crashed and imploded. So has the myth of Horatio Alger that one can ward off fear by just putting your head down and keeping government out of your hair. Government has not, even now, erected adequate boundaries vis a vis taxpayer money for the financial sector and the excesses of the financial sector have exploded Horatio Alger.

Crisis on Wall Street – Shock Doctrine Opportunity – Notes from Take Back America Panel

By: Wednesday March 26, 2008 4:30 pm

The crisis on Wall Street appears to be very severe. The Federal Reserve’s emergency actions, background discussions with foreign central banks about outright purchase of mortgages, and the premiums on interbank interest rates over Treasury Bills (The so called Ted Spread) suggest that fear of credit collapse is significant. As a result “the rules of the game” are in play.

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