We can all complain. We can all see the injustice. But it seems that no matter who we vote for or what laws are passed (Financial Reform) our Politicians are just bought and sold and the people who control the money just walk all over us.
"ALBANY, N.Y. – Employees at Wall Street financial firms collected more than $20 billion in bonuses in 2009, the year after taxpayers bailed out the financial sector amid the economic meltdown, New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said Tuesday. The payouts were about 17 percent higher than the previous year's bonuses."
Here is the source article: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100223/ap_ … et_bonuses
I'm sure there will be those of you who think this is great, and these people "earn" this by working hard. And there will be those who are appalled.
And if the system wants to feed the people at the top the prosperity of the worker... that's nothing new.
But at some point there will be a financial rebellion as the masses are finally driven so far into poverty that they just can't take it any more.
This is a sad reflection on society. This is why I so Vehemently oppose the Federal Reserve which allows these people to create money out of nothing and control the economy by artificially inflating and deflating the currency.
Ron Paul cares.
Its extremely annoying to see stuff like this happen. Something needs to be done, but I don't know how it could.
by Anusha Jain9 days ago
Has anyone tried Alexa? For researching which websites are doing well, what percentage of site's traffic is organic? Which keywords are getting that traffic?
by Deb Welch5 years ago
Can you buy Common Sense in one of our chain stores linked across our USA? Is Common Sense on the shelf next to the jar of 'elbow grease'? Maybe one could take an Adult Education course at your local high...
by Cassie Smith5 years ago
I thought her 15 minutes of fame should have been over so long ago but she really has stuck around longer than most.
by Mizzery Chick15 months ago
I'm just coming back after a several year hiatus, and one of the most exciting things that started when I was here was the HubChallenge. Originally, it was 30 hubs in 30 days. Now I see it's changed to either updating...
by Hotplate6 years ago
Does anyone really take these people seriously?
by Rik Ravado8 years ago
The background: In the thread ‘If You Were To Date A Hubber Who Would It Be?’ Jenny (Inspirepub) rashly volunteered to join my vessel as did Cindy (mistyhorizon2003). Even as I write this, these two fine...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.