Chris has been on an inspired crusade lately against the evils of our financial structures. Worth following the jump and reading more.
But here are a couple of nuggets for you.
The inability of the colonists to get power to issue their own money permanently out of the hands of George III and the international bankers was the PRIME reason for the Revolutionary War. – Benjamin Franklin If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation, then by deflation, the banks and the corporations which grow up around them will deprive the people of all property until their children wake up homeless on the continent their fathers conquered. – Thomas Jefferson I wish it were possible to obtain a single amendment to our Constitution – taking from the federal government their power of borrowing. – Thomas Jefferson