The Roots of Violence: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice, Politics without principles.

- Mahatma Gandhi

Business of Government

How enmeshed have government and big business become? This says it all:

Bank of America Corp., the other leading bidder on Friday, had indicated by Sunday morning that it wasn't interested in a transaction without government support.

Finally, some of this bad banking can unwind naturally, as Lehman Brothers is expected to file for bankruptcy today.

posted at 16:19:45 on 09/14/08 by clearpolitics - Category: Economics - [Permalink]

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