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MarkGB 

"Who controls the food supply controls the people; who controls the energy can control whole continents; who controls money can control the world" - Henry Kissinger

and yet...

"Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences" – Robert Louis Stevenson

Jimmy the Diamond says breaking up JPMorgan would hurt US financial power

In response to an FT article by Tom Braithwaite on 14th January 2015 entitled, 'Dimon warns breaking up JPMorgan would hurt US financial power'

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/7e907a18-9c04-11e4-a6b6-00144feabdc0.html#ixzz3OsGF6GVu

"I look at it as a matter of public policy,” he said.

And that's a big part of the problem Mr Dimon. No-one voted for you. They voted for a group of people, blue and red, who are funded and 'incentivised' by you and your buddies on Wall Street. None of those politicians won their elections by declaring:

"Vote for me and I'll do the bidding of Jamie Dimon".

So yes indeed, let's have a good honest debate about global financial influence. But let's also have an good HONEST debate about the corruption of democracy and capitalism, and it's increasingly rapid decay into cronyism and socialism for the rich.

Jamie Dimon - suppressing the truth with power

Jimmy the Diamond on what it is to be an American