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It Begins: Confiscation of Private Funds by Government Desperate for Cash

RickCaird Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 7:45 AM
Notice, too, the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a creation of the Dodd-Frank bill and resides in the Fed. It is outside the purview of the legislature. Thank Dodd and Frank for that piece of idiocy.,

The small country of Cyprus is giving the world a grave reality check today by reminding everyone that government money is simply the people's money redistributed as the European Union prepares to seize private bank account savings in order to bailout years of bad economic decisions.

The surprise decision by euro zone leaders to part-fund a bailout of Cyprus by taxing bank deposits sent shockwaves through financial markets on Monday, with shares and the bonds of struggling euro zone governments tumbling.

The bloc struck a deal on Saturday to hand Cyprus rescue loans worth...