Don’t Get Fooled Again! Organize a Party to Watch “Inside Job” this April 1st

Posted March 22, 2011 in Blog, Event Archive, Learning. Tagged:

You know what they say. Fool me once, shame on you – fool me twice, shame on me.

The big banks and lax regulators sure did fool us once, to the tune of billions of dollars and a worldwide economic meltdown. And unless things change, they’re on track to fool us again.

Don’t let them get away with it.  Organize a “We Won’t Be Fooled Again” party! Rent or buy the movie “Inside Job” and watch it with a few friends or neighbors on Friday, April 1.  List your party here on Facebook – we’ll send one randomly selected party a free copy of the DVD.

Use this discussion guide to talk about it the film – and to talk about what steps you can take to increase your own economic security.  Click here for the full Teacher’s Guide to the film.

If you’re in Washington DC on April 1, attend an “Inside Job” public screening and discussion moderated by Chuck Collins at the Festival Center. Click here for details.

Wall Street fooled us once – don’t let them do it again. Get informed and get moving to increase your independence from their phantom wealth traps.

About the movie: Inside Job won the Academy Award for best documentary.  It is a comprehensive analysis exposing the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, the documentary traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive relationships which have corrupted politics, regulation and academia.  Watch the trailer below and visit https://www.sonyclassics.com/insidejob for more information.

Places to rent the movie: Try your local library.  Other places:  AmazonNetflix,Barnes & Noble