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The Federal Reserve remains the 800-pound gorilla. Its moves are of enormous consequence to the economy, and their interests are at odds with those of ordinary Americans.
If people who’ve been thrown out of work, out of their homes and into bankruptcy understood what had been done, and by whom, they would have overthrown it practically overnight.
This insightful video discusses how the New York Federal Reserve is a corporation, largely owned by the top 10 banks – including many international banks – and works to increase the wealth of its shareholders at the expense of everyone else:
The private control of this important central bank works through several channels, but centers around a handful of the top wealthy families in the ruling oligarchy – including the Rothschilds, Warburgs, Rockefellers, DuPonts and others. Direct ownership is bolstered through interlocking control between other Federal Reserve branches through board members and directors, as well as ties to family dynasty networks. The Federal Reserve is in turned steered by the agenda of the Bank of International Settlements, an institution which also has ties to ranking families of the banking houses.
Ron Paul: How the Fed Destroys Americans’ Standard of Living
“When the President signs this bill, the invisible government of the monetary power will be legalized….the worst legislative crime of the ages is perpetrated by this banking and currency bill.”
–Charles A. Lindbergh, Sr. 191, opponent of the Federal Reserve
“Whoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry and commerce.”
–Paul Warburg, drafter of the Federal Reserve Act
“Federal Reserve It is not federal, and it does not have any reserves.”
–G. Edward Griffin on the Federal Reserve System
“If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issuance of their currency, first by inflation and then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around them will deprive the people of all their property until their children will wake up homeless on the continent their fathers conquered.”
–Thomas Jefferson was concise in his early warning to the American nation
“Permit me to issue and control the money of a nation and I care not who makes its laws.”
–Mayer Amschel Rothschild
There is much to say about unfair control by the Federal Reserve, but for now, here are some of the criticisms that call for action: …