Wall Street

WATCH: Badass Joe Biden Put This Hedge Fund Manager In His Place (VIDEO)

WATCH: Badass Joe Biden Put This Hedge Fund Manager In His Place (VIDEO)

In case we’ve all forgotten, Joe Biden is still the man. Although it took a while for this little narrative to come out, it was worth waiting for. Last month Biden was a guest speaker at the SkyBridge Alternatives Conference (SALT), a star-studded affair that according to their website is: “…Committed to facilitating balanced discussions and […]

EPIC FAIL: Nation’s CEOs Give Trump A Big, Fat ‘F’ (VIDEO)

EPIC FAIL: Nation’s CEOs Give Trump A Big, Fat ‘F’ (VIDEO)

People who voted for President Donald Trump generally did it because they had faith in his business skills. He was the guy who was going to make America prosperous, economically strong, rich, winning… You get the idea. A new poll conducted by CNN Money showed that the people who understand business the most are less […]

House GOP Bill GUTS Consumer Financial Protections (VIDEO)

House GOP Bill GUTS Consumer Financial Protections (VIDEO)

It should come as no surprise that when Republicans tell us they are protecting “freedoms,” they don’t mean ours.” When they claim to be holding Wall Street “accountable,” they’re concerned only with the “account” part. The new “Financial CHOICE Act” Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) introduced last month shouldn’t fool us either. Being sold as financial reform […]

NEW: Fearless Girl Takes On Wall St, Stares Down The Bull (TWEETS)

NEW: Fearless Girl Takes On Wall St, Stares Down The Bull (TWEETS)

Today is International Women’s Day. It is a global day of recognition of the many ways that women have contributed to culture, society, politics, business and economics. It is a day calling for gender equality around the world. Today is also our Day Without A Woman, when women around the country are staying home from […]

The Hypocrisy Continues: Trump Picks Wall Street Banker As Head of Treasury (VIDEO)

The Hypocrisy Continues: Trump Picks Wall Street Banker As Head of Treasury (VIDEO)

Arguably the biggest reason why President-elect Donald Trump won the presidency was because he promised to get rid of established politicians and bankers. In speech after speech, his mantra of, “Drain the Swamp” became one of Trump’s most used catch phrases. In the latest in a series of departures from his campaign promises, Trump’s most […]

Pence Bows To SCATHING Letter From Warren – Shakes Up Trump Camp (VIDEO)

Pence Bows To SCATHING Letter From Warren – Shakes Up Trump Camp (VIDEO)

It’s not our fault really, so few of us expected President-elect Donald Trump to win. In a normal election, policy would have been center stage. It would have been endlessly debated, tirelessly turned over, and, at times, even poked with a stick. We would have seen it distilled, watched as it was left to cool, and […]

WATCH: Elizabeth Warren Blasts “Gutless” Wells Fargo CEO

WATCH: Elizabeth Warren Blasts “Gutless” Wells Fargo CEO

At a Senate hearing for Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf on Tuesday, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) tore into the CEO as “gutless” for the way he handled his company’s recent account creation scandal. Wells Fargo has been in hot water since evidence surfaced of a scam that effected a huge amount of their customer base. Employees created […]

Elizabeth Warren DEMANDS Explanation From FBI Director: Why Weren’t Major Banks Prosecuted? (VIDEO)

Elizabeth Warren DEMANDS Explanation From FBI Director: Why Weren’t Major Banks Prosecuted? (VIDEO)

Senator, Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), sent a letter to FBI Director James Comey demanding to know why more executives of major banks were not prosecuted after the 2008 financial crisis. Why Now? If you’re wondering why Warren has chosen to demand this information now, eight years after the crisis, look no further than the recent news […]

WATCH: Matt Damon Takes The Stage For MIT Commencement And Completely Roasts Donald Trump (VIDEO)

WATCH: Matt Damon Takes The Stage For MIT Commencement And Completely Roasts Donald Trump (VIDEO)

Matt Damon recently returned to Massachusetts Institute of Technology, only this time he wasn’t acting. Those who have ever watched Good Will Hunting will know what I mean. You know, the movie where Matt Damon plays a genius working as a janitor at MIT? Yeah, that one! Damon, who won an Academy Award for his […]

Ted Cruz: ‘Hey, We’ll Take Money From Anyone’

Ted Cruz: ‘Hey, We’ll Take Money From Anyone’

Ted Cruz clearly laid out the standards that he requires for prospective donors to his campaign during a Friday appearance on CNBC Squawk Box. There are none. This comes as no surprise to anybody that has been paying attention to the Texas senator’s campaign efforts. When asked by CNBC anchor, Andrew Ross Sorkin, Cruz said, […]

One Of Hillary’s Potential VP Nominees Is Under Fire

One Of Hillary’s Potential VP Nominees Is Under Fire

One rumored potential VP nominee of Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton is already garnering some organization opposition. Julian Castro, the current HUD Secretary, is facing a string of criticisms contending he’s not VP material. What will come as a surprise to some is that these attacks aren’t coming from the Right, but from the Left. A coalition […]

Bernie Sanders Just Received A Very Unexpected Endorsement

Bernie Sanders Just Received A Very Unexpected Endorsement

Every movie lover knows the expression “Greed is Good.” The slogan was made famous by corporate raider Gordon Gekko, played by the amazing Michael Douglas in the 1987 film Wall Street. Well, Gordon Gekko was actually based on a real Wall Street tycoon named Asher Edelman, who has shockingly just endorsed Bernie Sanders for President. I guess greed […]

Clinton & Sanders Get In Verbal Slap Fight In ‘Vehicle City’ Over Auto Industry Bail-Out (VIDEO)

Clinton & Sanders Get In Verbal Slap Fight In ‘Vehicle City’ Over Auto Industry Bail-Out (VIDEO)

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders got into a small verbal slap fight over the auto industry, Sunday night, at the democratic debate in Flint, Michigan, and it’s tough to say who came out of it the victor. Clinton called Sanders out on his vote against bailing out the auto industry in 2008, and things got […]

The Candidate With The Best Plan For Financial Reform? A Leading Economist DOESN’T Think It’s Bernie

The Candidate With The Best Plan For Financial Reform? A Leading Economist DOESN’T Think It’s Bernie

Leading economist (and often liberal hero) Paul Krugman, just wrote a piece about the financial industry and it’s a good insight piece. There were some squabbles at the Democratic debate over regulating Wall Street and the banking industry, but who has the toughest/best plan? According to Krugman, that candidate is Hillary Clinton. Senator Bernie Sanders […]

15 Eye-Opening Facts Highlighting The Ethical Bankruptcy Of American Economics

15 Eye-Opening Facts Highlighting The Ethical Bankruptcy Of American Economics

A few years ago, I attended Occupy Denton, lending my voice to those of other Dentonites cursing the wealth and privilege of America’s richest and the bankruptcy of the American economic system. Since hindsight is always 20/20, I have recently questioned the impact and the validity of the Occupy Movement. I think the movement was […]

Black Man Drops A Truth Bomb On Chicken Hawk Conservative

Black Man Drops A Truth Bomb On Chicken Hawk Conservative

Over the years I had heard many stories concerning atrocities visited upon blacks by whites in just the past hundred years. Black babies being fed to alligators in Florida, the brutal and demonic mutilation and murder of Jessie Washington in Waco, Tx.? The killing of individuals is always tragic, but what’s even more tragic is?the […]

Fox’s Payne: Bad News, America – Unemployment Is Low!

Fox’s Payne: Bad News, America – Unemployment Is Low!

Unemployment in the U.S. is currently at its lowest rate in six years, which would ordinarily be an indicator of economic improvement. That’s not how Charles Payne of the Fox Business Network takes it, though, Media Matters recently reported. According to Payne, this recent job growth could be bad because, he said, it’s putting the […]

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