Tag Archives: Public Banking Institute

How America Became an Oligarchy

By Ellen Brown Source: Counterpunch “The politicians are put there to give you the idea that you have freedom of choice. You don’t. . . . You have owners.” — George Carlin, The American Dream According to a new study … Continue reading

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WSJ reports: Bank of North Dakota outperforms Wall Street

By Ellen Brown Source: Intrepid Report While 49 state treasuries were submerged in red ink after the 2008 financial crash, one state’s bank outperformed all others and actually launched an economy-shifting new industry. So reports the Wall Street Journal this … Continue reading

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Public Banking: Funding the New Economy

The most recent episode of “Guns and Butter” featured a compilation of highlights from a conference on public banking in San Rafael, California. Though it was held last year it’s worth a listen and will probably become more relevant in … Continue reading

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