The financial system is rigged and has hijacked our politics.
Rolling Stone Magazine regularly exposes Wall Street abuse of the tax payers, it has even said we are all in a rigged game.
Former Senior Counsel at The World Bank Karen Hudes regularly preaches how Wall Street and bankers run the world and the corporate media is just their puppet.
Jeffrey Sachs, from Colombia University, has twice been named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World, and is an adviser to the World Bank and IMF.
The independent reported:
In his live remarks, via videophone from New York, an emotionally charged Sachs also ripped into practices at Goldman Sachs and into the political classes on both the left and right, according to the New York Post.
“We have a corrupt politics to the core, I am afraid to say, and . . . both parties are up to their neck in this. This has nothing to do with Democrats or Republicans.”
Sachs described an environment of Wall Street influencing politicians with growing campaign contributions. In the 2012 election cycle, political contributions by the securities and investment sector hit $271.5 million, compared with $176 million in 2008, according to the Center for Responsive Politics.
Nomi Prins worked as a managing director at Goldman Sachs for 2 years and as a Senior Managing Director at Bear Stearns for 7 years, and was a senior strategist at Lehman Brothers and an analyst at the Chase Manhattan Bank. She has written books on how bankers have rigged the world. https://nomiprins.com
Well the golden rule is whoever has the most gold makes the rules.