Interesting new book on the Mob and Wall Street

Discussion in 'Educational Resources' started by nitro, May 23, 2003.

  1. nitro


  2. nkhoi

    nkhoi Moderator

    The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: The Truth About Corporate Cons, Globalization and High-Finance Fraudsters

  3. They are just amators, a russian maffia guy who controls 50% of silver mine says that the must for them is to do legal business not illegal business that they getting more succesful :D. Logical nobody looks at them when it is legal scheme of course not talking about their lobbying for law to make what is illegal become legal :). In Japan a pharmaceutical drug was being lobbying against in medias because it was said it ressembles too much hard drug and later it was discovered that this media campaign was under the lobbying of Yakusas who feared competition on drug market.
  4. gaj


    and wasn't knocked out by it.

    take boiler room, throw in a little mafia stuff near the end (a la goodfellas), and that's your story.

    what i don't understand is why this is being made into a movie. i guess there's still a mafia fascination...