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Goldman Bankers Get Rich Betting on Food Prices as Millions Starve


Business  (tags: Goldman Sachs, Goldman Sachs bankers, record U.S. drought, betting on comodities, fat bonuses for bankers, global food crisis, deregulation, speculation causes price spikes, hunger crisis 2013, World Develpment Movement, (WDM), Oxfam )

Judy
- 551 days ago - independent.co.uk
"While nearly a billion people go hungry, Goldman Sachs bankers are feeding their own bonuses by betting on the price of food. Financial speculation is fuelling food price spikes and Goldman Sachs is the No 1 culprit."



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Brian M. (145)
Tuesday January 22, 2013, 1:51 pm
This article is just more proof that the wealthy elites enrich themselves by profiting off of the suffering of all of the rest of us.
 

Roger Garin-michaud (61)
Tuesday January 22, 2013, 2:43 pm
noted, thanks !
 

Jim Phillips (3215)
Tuesday January 22, 2013, 3:31 pm
The Goldman-Sachs is one of the world's worst companies.

Ty, Judy.
.
 

Elderberry C. (47)
Tuesday January 22, 2013, 6:14 pm
noted with disgust
 

Judy C. (106)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 2:04 am
This situation is just infuriating.
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 12:40 pm
Immoral!
 
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