How Goldman wired Greece for implosion

The streets of Athens are a crime scene — the Greek people victims of fraud and cover-up.

How can a bank lend money to a country with an economy the size of Dallas, Texas at these rates? The line that the banks are selling us is that the Greeks are lazy. But Goldman Sachs, beginning in 2001, cut a secret deal to take euros out of the Greek treasury, convert them to yens, and Goldman raids the Greek government.

Greg Palast is an outstanding investigative reporter from the US.

So good, until Ratigan put him on, no US “news” network would air his work.