This is Bailout hilarity, a cartoon by Mikhaela from the USA.
The economic crisis continues.
Britain: Crisis, the national charity for single homeless people, yesterday warned of a potential surge in homelessness in 2009 as it opened the doors of Crisis Christmas to hundreds of homeless people: here.
Toyota losses highlight global auto collapse: here.
India: Honda workers wage tenacious struggle to defend their jobs: here.
USA: GM closes plants in Wisconsin and Ohio: here.
U.S. officials are bringing far fewer prosecutions as a result of fraudulent stock schemes than they did eight years ago, raising questions about lax oversight: here.
Recent press reports make clear that the Madoff affair is not an aberration. It is indicative of pervasive fraud and criminality in the highest echelons of the financial establishment, aided and abetted by government regulatory agencies: here.
Australian bank fiasco—a warning of “tougher times” ahead: here.