sexta-feira, 26 de março de 2010

Health care, done. Financical system?

Fixing the financial system is United States President Barack Obamas next task after tackling health care reform. There are many who think the economy and particularly the banking system should be on the next item on the list taken care of.

"When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men, they create for themselves, in the course of time, a legal system that authorizes it, and a moral code that glorifies it.”
– Political economist Frederic Bastiat, The Law [1850]

“I used to think of Wall Street as a financial center. I now think of it as a crime scene.”
– Filmmaker Danny Schecter, Plunder (2009)