Essential Reading Written by theseditionist Posted these before but never hurts to post ’em again. Matt Taibbi: How the big banks took over our nation. Simon Johnson: How we became an oligarchy. Advertisements Share this:ShareEmailTwitterPrintRedditFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.