Regrets of a watchdog who failed to bark
Published 29/05/2015 | 02:30
Speaking in the early 19th century, one of the founding fathers of America, Thomas Jefferson, said that the "modern theory of the perpetuation of debt has drenched the earth, and crushed its inhabitants under burdens ever accumulating."
This "modern theory" was taken to a whole new level by bankers in this country all too recently.
The billions burned and the debts placed on innocent citizens have once more left generations with "burdens ever accumulating."