The American Deep State

http://vimeo.com/87243281 The expression "Deep State" originated in Turkey, and it designates "a group of influential anti-democratic coalitions within the Turkish political system, composed of high-level elements within the intelligence services (domestic and foreign), Turkish military, security, judiciary, and mafia", that compose a state within the state. The turkish Deep State appeared with the Kemal Ataturk revolution of 1923. "Deep … Continue reading The American Deep State

“They were too big to fail in 2008, they were too big to jail in 2009”

Bill Moyers interviews Neal Barofsky former Special Inspector General in charge of policing TARP (SIGTARP). Mr. Barofsky speaks with clarity about the roots of the present financial crisis, on why nobody has been prosecuted in Wall Street, on why another crash is inevitable, on why “playing ball with Wall Street” is the way to go if … Continue reading “They were too big to fail in 2008, they were too big to jail in 2009”