Wall Street predators wage secret war on American retirements
(Source: AlterNet, September 27, 2013)
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Lips are smacking on Wall Street. Today’s tasty treat? The pensions of hard-working people across America. Financial hustlers have been working overtime to convince the population that we are in the midst of an “unfunded liability crisis” in which states and cities can no longer afford to pay pensions to public workers. Here’s the truth: Wall Street predators have had their hands in the pension cookie jar for decades, and now they’re poised to gobble up the retirements of teachers and firefighters in yet another orgy of greed.
Full story: AlterNet
Tuesday, October 01, 2013