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Live Link: Global Research, October 16, 2010

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

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Does anyone remember the “cakewalk war” that would last six weeks, cost $50-$60 billion, and be paid for out of Iraqi oil revenues? 

Does anyone remember that White House economist Lawrence Lindsey was fired by Dubya because Lindsey estimated that the Iraq war could cost as much as $200 billion? 

Lindsey was fired for over-estimating the cost of a war that, according to Joseph Stiglitz and Linda Bilmes, has cost 15 times more than Lindsey estimated. And the US still has 50,000 troops in Iraq. More

“The New Kleptocracy”

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http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article21041.htm

“The largest financial theft in American history”
Must Listen Interview  – – By Guns & Butter

Economist Dr. Michael Hudson on Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson’s “Plan” passed by Congress on October 3, 2008. We discuss what is being purchased, the congressional vote, what this means for the oligarchs, and what this means for the rest of us.

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This is a stunning interview that exposes the facts that the bailout will help no one but Wall Street fat cats, all friends of Henry Paulson.  The lies we were told about the bailout include the “screw the investors program”.  

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