The Wall Street Crisis | Web Exclusives | First Things

The first thing to notice is a general denunciation of Wall Street greed as the culprit. In a very basic but trivial sense, this must be true. The fact of the matter is that all economic systems get their dynamism and energy from a basic human desire …

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David Bollier: Paying for Wall Street's Speculative Greed – Guernica …

David Bollier. Ah, now I get it! The �ownership society� means that We the People get to own the distressed and worthless investments that Wall Street suddenly needs to unload. Imagine if all our Social Security funds had …

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David Bollier: Paying for Wall Street's Speculative Greed – Guernica …

America's bullish on greed and fear, complacency and panic …

REUTERS/Joshua LottLehman Brothers' bankruptcy means layoffs on Wall Street: A man walks out of the Lehman Brothers building in New York on Monday carrying a box of his belongings.Markets are sharply down, more …

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America's bullish on greed and fear, complacency and panic …