Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | News Flashes | Scoop Features | Scoop Video | Strange & Bizarre | Search

 


Solari: Jon Rappoport, Catherine discuss Hamilton Securities

Solari Update: Jon Rappoport and Catherine discuss Hamilton Securities

"If you're going through hell, keep going!"
~~ Winston Churchill

By Catherine Austin Fitts

This week on the Solari Report, I join Jon Rappoport for a pre-recorded report to discuss the story of Hamilton Securities Group.

I founded Hamilton Securities in 1990. The firm was initially very successful - known for innovation in the application of new technology to financial transactions. However, our helping the Federal Housing Administration realize 100+% improvement in defaulted mortgage recoveries was unpopular with private investors and developers accustomed to special treatment. Hamilton's efforts stood in the way of the "financial coup d'etat" - of engineering a mortgage bubble using federal mortgage fraud, of "disappearing" billions from federal accounts, and of a new wave of gentrification which would include the development of private prison companies financed with federal contracts.

In 1996 I had dinner with a politically connected HUD developer. He told me that a decision had been made to move Hamilton and me out of position. He said, "Well, we tried to have you fired through the White House but that did not work. So now the big boys have gotten together and decided you are going to prison." Having organized Hamilton to withstand such dirty tricks, I replied that the effort, if begun, would fail. I was too clean. He replied, "You don't get it. The fix is in. There is nothing you can do."

He was wrong. There was a great deal that I could do - and did. After 18 audits and investigations only turned up evidence of a great performance on behalf of taxpayers and communities, and numerous efforts to falsify evidence to support bogus allegations failed, Hamilton was successful in civil litigation against the U.S. government.

The process proved to me beyond a shadow of a doubt that we have no economic problems. Our problems are spiritual and political.

As the developed world contemplates trillions in unfunded liabilities and a growing mountain of debt, Jon and I invite you to explore what the story of Hamilton Securities says about the possibilities of rebuilding our power, our culture, and our wealth as we clean up the mess created by pumps and dumps and bubbles and bailouts.

The report is pre-recorded so find the files on the blog. It's Jon's show this week -so no Money & Markets or Let's Go to the Movies. Do post your questions for us on the blog!

From The Blog
April 25
Hamilton Securities with Jon Rappoport

May 2
Creating Successful Conspiracies with Kimberly and Foster Gamble

May 9
Precious Metals Market Report

Before the Blast, West Fertilizer's Monsanto Lawsuit
As details emerge about the Texas fertilizer plant that was the site of Wednesday's fatal explosion and fire, a few tidbits can be gleaned from a 2007 lawsuit that the plant's owners filed against agribusiness giant Monsanto Co.

Financial Perspectives
It's widely known in the halls of Wall St. that more times than not that retail investors are on the wrong side of a trade. Much of that can be explained not because the fact that they are bad investors, it's because they usually become aware of an investment too late in the game.

Bulls Hit
I am a seller of gold. Just not yet - and certainly not anywhere close to this price. One day, long into the future, it will be time to sell gold - or, more likely, to exchange it for something you want more; but it just ain't time yet, folks - no matter what you've been reading.

Fresh Food and Song Blossom on the Palouse
I stopped in Moscow, Idaho this weekend on my way to Portland Oregon. Moscow is the home of the University of Idaho, in an area known as the Palouse.

April SolariToon is here!


Click for big version.

Solari Stories - Know Your Heroes
Do you want to know what's really going on? Watch our weekly Solari Story:

"One of my greatest frustrations is if you look at a world of the formal corporate media and who they hold up as celebrity and who they promote, you literally have a system where the system is promoting to you people which encourage you to behave in ways that make it easy to harvest you." Watch the video...

New stories posted on Wednesdays.

Just A Taste - Financial Tug o' War
Get a "taste" of the Solari Report with this video excerpt from last week's report:

"Our theme tonight is, "We move to financial Defcon 4" and that's because we have seen markets unnerved by Cyprus, and a wide understanding that regulators are preparing both in Europe and in North America to proceed with a change in the "too big to fail" policy." Watch the video...

About The Solari Report
A live, weekly one-hour briefing with Catherine Austin Fitts and specialized experts, the Solari Report helps to navigate you through the shifting political and financial climates while building your wealth.

Here is what one listener says about Catherine Austin Fitts:

"Catherine is such an original thinker. She always educates me versus beating me over the head with the same memes I hear over and over on alt media."

Learn more and subscribe here.

Nothing in this Solari Update should be taken as individual investment advice. Anyone seeking investment advice for his or her personal financial situation is advised to seek out a qualified advisor or advisors and provide as much information as possible to the advisor in order that such advisor can take into account all relevant circumstances, objectives, and risks before rendering an opinion as to the appropriate investment strategy.

*************

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Top Scoops Headlines

 

Binoy Kampmark: Dysfunctional Hagiography: Australia & Gough Whitlam's Death

Hagiography is the curse of the Australian Labor movement. It is a movement that searches for, and craves, mythical figures and myths. Such a phenomenon might be termed mummification, and detracts from closer examination. More>>

David Swanson: On Killing Trayvons

This Wednesday is a day of action that some are calling a national day of action against police brutality, with others adding 'and mass incarceration,' and I'd like to add 'and war' and make it global rather than national. More>>

Uri Avnery: Israel Ignoring “Tectonic Change” In Public Opinion

If the British parliament had adopted a resolution in favour of the Israeli occupation of the West Bank, the reaction of our media would have been like this: More>>

ALSO:

| UK MPs blow a “raspberry” at Netanyahu and his serfs

Byron Clark: Fiji Election: Crooks In Suits

On September 17 Fiji held its first election since Voreqe “Frank” Bainimarama seized power in a 2006 coup. With his Fiji First party receiving 59.2% of the vote, Bainimarama will remain in power. More>>

Ramzy Baroud: ‘Islamic State’ Sectarianism Is Not Coincidental

Consider this comical scene described by Peter Van Buren, a former US diplomat, who was deployed to Iraq on a 12-month assignment in 2009-10: Van Buren led two Department of State teams assigned with the abstract mission of the ‘reconstruction’ of ... More>>

Gordon Campbell: On The Case For Using Air Power Against The Islamic State

There is an Alice Through the Looking Glass quality to the current response to the Islamic State. Everything about it seems inside out. Many people who would normally oppose US air strikes in other countries have reluctantly endorsed the bombing of IS positions in Iraq and Syria – not because they think air power alone will defeat IS (clearly it won’t) but because it will slow it down, and impede its ability to function. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Top Scoops
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news