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Minority Home Ownership Falls

I am reading Paul Sperry’s new book (The Great American Bank Robbery) on the housing crisis. Paul Sperry writes for Investor’s Business Daily: Blacks and Hispanics have lost much of the housing gains they made during the Clinton and Bush … Continue reading

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Do We Have Anything To Fear From The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau?

I am reading Paul Sperry’s new book (The Great American Bank Robbery) on the housing crisis. I always thought the best consumer protection was a free market. Paul Sperry writes on page 44 that the CFPB (Consumer Financial Protection Bureau) … Continue reading

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Which Racial Groups Are The Most Likely To Default On Loans?

The hero in Paul Sperry’s new book (The Great American Bank Robbery) on the housing crisis is Peter J. Wallison. Wallison started warning about a crisis in housing back in 1999. Paul Sperry writes: “Native Americans typically default on about … Continue reading

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The Hero In The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission

The hero in Paul Sperry’s new book (The Great American Bank Robbery) on the housing crisis is Peter J. Wallison, who writes in the Wall Street Journal today: With the comment period now closed on its proposed rule, the Financial … Continue reading

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Who KO’d Our Financial System?

The crash of 2008 destroyed $14 trillion in American household wealth. Who’s to blame? I’m reading Paul Sperry’s new book — The Great American Bank Robbery. He says that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac underwrote $1.8 trillion worth of toxic … Continue reading

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The Great American Bank Robbery: The Unauthorized Report About What Really Caused the Great Recession

Paul Sperry published the book The Great American Bank Robbery: The Unauthorized Report About What Really Caused the Great Recession. Paul Sperry was on Dennis Prager’s radio show today. Dennis: A liberal says Wall Street deregulated and irresponsibly packaged irresponsible … Continue reading

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