quarta-feira, 11 de abril de 2012

Van Jones and Eliot Spitzer : The Financial Sector is Sucking America Dry

Complete video (The Wall Street-Washington Connection) at : http://fora.tv/2012/03/27/Culture_Project_Blueprint_for_Accountability

Van Jones, acclaimed author and President of Rebuild the Dream, and Eliot Spitzer, former Governor of New York, discuss the actors who triggered the 2008 financial collapse and the ramifications of the regulatory failure on middle class America.


Culture Project's acclaimed town hall series, is a bold hybrid of journalism, theatre and film that brings together leading experts in politics, journalism, academia, and social activism along with visionary artists, to create high-voltage, multimedia conversations designed to educate, entertain and mobilize citizens for vigorous engagement in restoring accountability into our civic society.

Accountability is critical to democracy. At a time when grave challenges threaten American democracy, Culture Project presents "Blueprint for Accountability," a series that asks "How can we empower ourselves to hold our leaders--in government, education and corporate institutions--accountable for the events of the past and the conditions of the future?"