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President of Public Banking Institute

Ellen Brown is an attorney, president of the Public Banking Institute, and author of twelve books including the best-selling Web of Debt. In The Public Bank Solution, her latest book, she explores successful public banking models historically and globally.

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What History Did To Economics
Ellen’s conversation with Matt Ehret takes you on an economic history tour of the past 200 years.
What Do You Know?
Ellen talks with Paul Hellyer at length about what he’s seen and who he sees is really in charge of this planet and how they shape our democratic future.
Too Broke For Bankruptcy
It’s a grim irony that only the moneyed can afford the protections of bankruptcy.
Killing The Host
Michael Hudson describes why the current global economic demise is the fruit of consummate greed, crony politics, and rapacious finance – and what we must do if we are to ever get off this road.
Bailing Out Wall Street, Sacrificing Main Street
The bank-owned Fed has been taking unprecedented actions of late propping up capital markets, corporations and banks in response to the economic impact of the Covid pandemic and the covert collapse of the financial system dating back to mid-2019.
Rethinking The Fed, Payment Systems And Vaccine Speculation …
After 100+ years, it’s high time we give serious thought to how well our central bank is meeting its objectives of stabilizing the banking system, ensuring employment levels, and keeping a lid on inflation.
Resolved For 2020: Come Together
“Divide and Conquer” is a proven method for creating chaos that can diffuse and distract opponents.
Free Trade? Fair Trade?
The current face-offs between the United States and China over trade resurrect an issue that has wide-ranging ramifications in both countries.
Making A Democratic Economy
The remarkable financial successes of the American economy have been mostly bestowed on a small percentage of our populace while a growing proportion of citizens face increasing financial hardships.
Money System: For Wonks And Quants
A discussion about our monetary system and how things might reasonably change and upend our debt-based money system.
Looking Under The Hood, We Find...
Smoke and mirrors? The world of finance is built on mutual agreements quantified by digitized records representing the full faith and credit of someone, whether an individual or a country. Not gold, not silver, not paper.
Backwards And Forwards
When we look back at the history of banking in America, we can see the formative patterns that have shaped that industry over the past couple hundred years.
Making Change
The lock-down on control of our money by private banks is facing an increased challenge in a variety of forms, from technology that creates new methods of exchange, to the public uprising for creation of new public banks.
Scarce Money – Abundant Problems
Public acceptance of unacceptable conditions produced by a privately-controlled money world has institutionalized struggle and sacrifice through unnecessary monetary scarcity.
"An Economy Worthy Of Our Affection"
The very notion that an economy could deserve an emotional response seems to unreasonably mix metaphors; how could economic activities elicit heart-warming affection?
Politics And Public Banking
The excitement surrounding the inclusion of public banking in political campaigns is now shifting gears into the nitty-gritty process of educating and encouraging legislators and candidates to move forward.
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