To the editor:
In 2009, Goldman Sachs Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein's comment that he's "doing God's work" seemed to be a veiled jab at Jesus entering the Temple mount and chasing out the money-changers.
Jesus has a revulsion against those who commit financial exploitation of people. This message from 2,000 years ago is applicable today because of the new covenant. Each of us is in the Temple of God, yet we are still being exploited by the money-changes. The Brotherhood of Darkness is a small clique of enormously wealthy men who speak with their money, and whose influence now radiates to every corner of the U.S. including to the Department of Justice, Securities Exchange Commission, Commodities Futures Trading Commission and politicians in both parties. Without fear of arrest, the brotherhood created toxic mortgage backed securities, lethal OTC derivatives, caused the bankruptcy of MF Global, and initiated the London Interbank Offered Rate scandal.
The mainstream media identified the goal of the Occupy movement was to protest the human misery created by Wall Street. Financial fraud committed by the brotherhood was ripe for legitimate protest; however, the radical left never intended for the Occupy movement to pursue justice. Instead, it directed the movement to pursue an agenda of class warfare and economic ruin enabling establishment of a brutal totalitarian socialist government to destroy our freedom.
We now have concrete evidence that Wall Street and Washington are running a secret government far removed from the democratic process. Through a Freedom of Information Act request by Bloomberg, the public now has access to Federal Reserve transactions that were deliberately hidden, and for good reason. These documents show how top government officials willfully concealed from Congress and the public the true extent of the 2008-09 bailouts. This is further proof that our country is becoming a sham republic with the real government in the hands of the brotherhood controlling both Wall Street and our government.
ROBERT A. DAHLQUIST
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