The top government watchdog of the US bank bailout published an audit Monday claiming that Bush administration officials misled the public about the financial condition of the firms receiving funds: here.
As the winter months approach, state agencies throughout the US are being inundated with requests for home heating assistance from workers losing their jobs or facing reduced hours and wage cuts: here.
Arizona: Man killed in police shooting following home foreclosure: here.
American documentary filmmaker Michael Moore’s Capitalism: A Love Story sets out to examine the global financial collapse and its impact on the lives of the American population: here. And here. And here.
The International Monetary Fund has said Britain must introduce radical spending cuts, including raising the retirement age beyond 65 and introducing charges for health care: here.