Failure To Recover: The Banks Are Made of Marble, Wall Street's Full of Crap

Abby Zimet

Rep. Darrell Issa, who famously led a hearing on contraception that excluded the people - ie: women - affected, did it again in Brooklyn with a hearing on foreclosures that featured the testimony of bankers, but not homeowners, for which he was mic-checked by activists shouting, "Shame!" Similarly, another former Goldman Sachs employee and the first woman trader to make partner took to her blog to slam an increasingly amoral industry that has "lost its way." Consensus sure is building. Pete Seeger, as always, tells it like it is.

The protesters at Issa's hearing:

And Seeger:


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