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WebTalkRadio.net HostAmerica’s most serious problems cut across the political spectrum. Sadly, the Red and Blue talking heads on the tube are paid to promote bias, not solutions. Fortunately the color on Following the Money is everyone’s green – and economist Larry Roberts interviews any and all who understand the issues and costs and offer positive ideas for change. Join in each week for in-depth answers from leaders across the spectrum who are actively working to solve America’s greatest problems. In the process, you’ll receive serious insight and startling revelations about what’s happening to your dollars as you listen to Following the Money.

 

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Following the Money – Detroit’s Depressed Economy with Bill Mosley, JD, CPA

As America recovers from the Recession, Detroit remains in an economic Depression. With stats worse than the Great Depression, Detroit suffers from one third of the homes being abandoned, one third of the city is unemployed and only about one third of the students graduate from high school. The community leader, William Mosley, JD, CPA […]

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Following the Money with Larry Roberts MA

Author and Economist, Lawrence (Larry) Roberts writes and works from the mountain village of Topanga (In the local Native American language Topanga means heaven). Larry grew up in the agricultural fields of California and left to volunteer for Viet Nam, where he served as a Communications Technician on B-52’s. At U-Tapao airfield his ingenuity saved a critical combat mission, earning him a Commendation Medal. After leaving the service Larry earned a Fellowship to McMaster’s University in Ontario where he completed his M.A. with High Honors.

Academia was next where Larry taught at colleges in Canada and California. With a growing family’s financial needs, Roberts left teaching to contract with major technology and communications companies Telcordia and the Saudi Telephone Company. Returning to North America, Roberts built and managed the first private debit card processor in Canada, EMC. With a successful sale of the company, a new challenge was on the horizon, managing a private family fortune as Risk Manager. Dismayed by their malicious business practices, he moved up in the mountains to manage private banking and commercial web sites.

As an academic who spent decades working inside family fortunes and aggressive banks, Roberts brings a keen insight into the flow of our economy and long term wealth streams. Contributing to the speed learning series, he has just completed his third book, How the Very Rich Rob Us. Now hosting Following The Money on WebTalkRadio.net – tune in each week for a sophisticated analysis, and join Larry following the money.

 

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  • Following the Money – Detroit’s Depressed Economy with Bill Mosley, JD, CPA As America recovers from the Recession, Detroit remains in an economic Depression. With stats worse than the Great Depression, Detroit suffers from one third of the homes being abandoned, one third of the city is unemployed and only about one third of the students graduate from high school. The community leader, William Mosley, JD, CPA ...
  • Following the Money – The Recession and where is the Recovery with Joshua Mosshart If the largest Recession in our lifetime is over then why is our unemployment remaining high and the mortgage markets remain in a crisis? This in-depth discussion of the historical traits and unique issues of our economic recovery. Joshua Mosshart brings a wealth of experience navigating clients through the last decade. We learn what are the ...
  • Following the Money – THE FEDERAL RESERVE MEETING OF NOV 2010 with Sasan Faiz The Federal Reserve provides the cash for the hundreds of billions of dollars distributed during the current economic stimulus. The meeting of November, 2010 proved to be one of the most significant in recent history. One of the nations top Registered Investment Advisors, Sasan Faiz discusses the impact of this crucial meeting on our economy ...
  • Following the Money – NATIONAL FINANCING IN STATE ELECTIONS with Denise Roth Barber Your State elections and State representatives are receiving money from sources outside your State. The increase from outside sources is increasing and it is hidden from the electorate. Ms Barber is a Research Director whose national organization has been tracking political contributions to State politicians and offers. Roberts’ site provides a myriad of organizations fighting ...
  • Following the Money – U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & CORPORATIONS with Madea Benjamin A small business is not represented by the Fortune 500. In a startling expose of what the century old Chamber has become since taken over by lobbyist paying themselves millions of dollars each year. Madea Benjamin working for Chamber Watch reveals the highly bias political activities of the new leadership. Roberts Web Site on economic ...
  • Following the Money – PAYING FOR THE NATIONAL DEBT with Ryan Ellis You owe hundreds of thousands of dollars of the National Debt. In an intriguing discussion with Ryan Ellis of the Americans for Tax Reform, Roberts delves into the areas of national borrowing that threatens our credit, debt and health of our economy. Every American must make a choice, learn about your money or lose it. ...
  • Following the Money – UNEQUAL TAXATION with Chuck Collins You can work hard, own a family business and pay three times the tax rate the very rich pay. Why and what can we do about it? Chuck Collins from Boston’s Institute for Policy answers the effect taxes have and how unequal taxation hurts us all. For links into the myriad of organizations working to ...
  • Following the Money – THE PROFITS AND COSTS OF WAR What are the costs of a war and who makes the profits? Julie Levine discusses her experiences leading the Topanga Peace Alliance by informing students of their right not to have their personal information automatically turned over to the military. Veteran Roberts adds his experiences and insights into war. His Web site on economic inequality ...