The Devil comes in all the sizes & all the colours
‘Wall Street’s richest mega banks collect the life insurance proceeds and tax benefits on the untimely deaths of their workers – all codified into law by the U.S. Congress – making death a profit center on Wall Street. Or, as Frontline revealed, that two-thirds of your 401(k) plan over a working lifetime is likely to be lost to financial fees’.
Further support for a long-held Slog analysis on US payroll data:
‘the reason jobless claims have trended lower is because there are less people working full-time in jobs that qualify for unemployment benefits when they do lose their jobs’.
(Hat-tip to kf)
On 17 April 2015, Katie Hopkins wrote a column in The Sun comparing migrants to “cockroaches” and “feral humans” and said they were “spreading like the norovirus”….A Change.org petition was initiated with the aim of getting The Sun to sack Hopkins. By 26 April, it had attracted over 310,000 signatures. It had no effect on Newscorp. This is what former Turdoch fixer Les Hinton had to say on Twitter today: