The Big Short (2015)

“ Truth is like poetry, and most people fucking hate poetry” Overheard in a D.C Bar The Big Short tells the narrative of the subprime housing market crisis which was a major precursor to the Global Financial Crisis (GFC). The story is told from the perspective of three parallel stories. Firstly is Michael Burry, an… Continue reading The Big Short (2015)

Review: Requiem for the American Dream

“ For the powerful, crimes are those that others commit” Noam Chomsky In this just over an hour long ‘teach-in’ (New York Times 2015) Internationally acclaimed academic Noam Chomsky focuses on 10 key aspects of modern society that have been designed, redesigned or attacked from without and within, in order to concentrate evermore economic power… Continue reading Review: Requiem for the American Dream