The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the US and the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in the UK have fined Barclays Bank a combined $450million for manipulating the LIBOR rate over a period of years.
Why isn’t a criminal investigation underway?
1. London InterBank Offered Rate (LIBOR) is used to reference $360trillion[...]
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WEEK 22 – 29 June
Police repression at Global day of[...]Read more →
The Last Thursday Club:
Greg Palast – Vultures’ Picnic (How Goldman sacked Greece)
Catherine Brogan – Poetry.
The title says it all. More from the video.
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Commenting today on the postponement of the fuel tax hike that will now apparently be delayed until January, Tom Moriarty of Occupy London’s Economic Working Group said:
“It is further confirmation of the Chancellor’s misguided approach to tackling the current economic crisis and a tacit admission that austerity is not working. It is clear[...]
Four members of the group Climate Siren, which included Occupy London supporters, chained themselves to Buckingham Palace gates on Saturday 23 June to highlight the biggest threat to our planet, climate change. The activists were there for over 4 hours and the stunt attracted national and international media attention. Their banners included a quote[...]
There is an assembly at St Paul’s Cathedral this Saturday 23rd June 2012, at 5pm by the Real Democracy Working Group entitled Spain and the Monarchy.
This event is NOT an Occupy London General Assembly and any claims made to the opposite are incorrect.
Occupy London is continuing its series of General Assemblies entitled[...]
June 16th 2012. Update about Shoreditch Camp.[...]Read more →
After the Finsbury Eviction, the houseless campers decided to move some of the tents to Shoreditch Park.[...]Read more →