Matt Taibbi: Why Isn't Wall Street in Jail? (2001)

Nobody goes to jail,” writes Matt Taibbi in his the new issue of Rolling Stone magazine. “This is the mantra of the financial-crisis era, one that saw virtually every major bank and financial company on Wall Street embroiled in obscene criminal scandals that impoverished millions and collectively destroyed hundreds of billions, in fact, trillions of dollars of the world’s wealth." . Taibbi explains to Amy Goodman of Democracy NOW how the American people have been defrauded by Wall Street investors and how the financial crisis is connected to the situations in states such as Wisconsin and Ohio.

3.7 ·
2
www.democracynow.org
Trending Today
Bertrand Russell & Buckminster Fuller on Why We Should Work Less, and Live & Learn More
Josh Jones18,955 views today ·
7 Signs of Tyranny
2 min10,713 views today ·
The Venus Project Plans to Bring Humanity to the Next Stage of Social Evolution. Here's How.
Daniel Araya with Roxanne Meadows7,799 views today ·
4.1 Miles
21 min6,963 views today ·
Forget Shorter Showers: Why Personal Change Does Not Equal Political Change (2015)
11 min6,362 views today ·
The Trump Report - The Real Fake News About The Dakota Access Pipeline
2 min5,232 views today ·
What It Takes to Change Hearts and Minds
Colin Beavan3,496 views today ·
The Choice Between Fear And Love
5 min3,089 views today ·
Why Would Any of Us Want to Live like a Savage?
Juan Pablo Quinonez2,440 views today ·
How Independent is Hollywood?
4 min2,072 views today ·
Touch Isolation: How Homophobia Has Robbed All Men Of Touch
Mark Greene1,442 views today ·
How a Lack of Touch Is Destroying Men
Mark Green1,199 views today ·
Load More
New
Chris Hedges & Abby Martin - Trump, Fascism & the Christian Right
26 min
4.1 Miles
21 min
7 Signs of Tyranny
2 min
How to Be a Great Listener
5 min
DAPL Opponents Vow to 'Rise' From Ashes of Oceti Sakowin and Keep Fighting
Lauren McCauley
Those That Did Not Seek Revenge
Dr. Ann Russo
MLK Stands With Standing Rock (#NoDAPL)
3 min
Michael Moore Wants to Help You Find Your Next Anti-Trump Protest
Sarah Ruiz-Grossman
Saramurillo, Justice for Peru's Amazonian Peoples?
9 min
Globalization Makes No Sense
Chris Agnos
From Sanctuary City to Liberated City
Frank Lara
The London Anarchist Group Squatting Mansions to Fight Homelessness
6 min
Load More
What's Next
Wall Street Occupation (7 Part Video Series)
120 min
Independent Media in a Time of War (2003)
30 min
Like us on Facebook?
Matt Taibbi: Why Isn't Wall Street in Jail? (2001)