Green Energy Execs Praised by Clinton Foundation Indicted for $54M Ponzi Scheme

It should be noted that the folks allegedly involved in this scheme have only been indicted, not convicted. Also that just because the Clinton Foundation lavished praise on the firm does not mean that the Clinton Foundation did anything wrong.

What the praise does show however is the kind of thing which happens all the time in the loosey goosey world of “political entrepreneurship.”

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Bill Black: Our System is So Flawed That Fraud is Mathematically Guaranteed

I don’t agree with everything Professor Black prescribes. He and I have pretty different views as to the roll of government generally.

However he advocates shining a light on the dark swamp which is our worldwide financial system, where super leveraged bankers swim through the economic muck like pinstriped alligators. And we are certainly for that.

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Note to Our Progressive Friends: Check Your Arithmetic

Critics of crony capitalism are found on both the left and right. This creates a very interesting alliance. For example, left and right work together to audit the Fed. We can also audit each other’s ideas for factual accuracy.

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