Wells Fargo will teach teens that the path to financial prosperity just so happens to come through the financial services offered by Wells Fargo itself. That’s no coincidence. Teen Financial Education Day is really just a sales gimmick, at which Wells Fargo will teach the children of working Americans that they can’t have the privilege of careers in the arts.
Bernie Sanders has introduced a bill to break up banks that are too big to fail. What the Republican managers of Congress have done with it is absurd.
Protest today hit Wells Fargo bank, accused of taking public money while refusing to work with homeowners to avoid foreclosure. Tomorrow, protests against the burden of student loan debt will take place across the country.