Must Read Posts for June 24, 2010

On The Economic Populist you might have noticed the right column. We try to list other sites and blogs who have exceptional insight and writing on what is happening in the U.S. economy.

Sometimes though, one cannot say it better but miss those who did.

Must Read Post #1

The Supreme Court just made it tougher to prosecute white collar crime by limiting the honest services fraud law. Anyone else notice there have been no real prosecutions for the financial meltdown yet? Use a gun, get 40 years. Use a spreadsheet, get a multimillion dollar bonus.

Must Read Post #2

More and more evidences emerges that most of our Medical Doctors are sure not following the Hippocratic Oath. The University of Michigan stops Drug and Medical companies from buying off paying for Doctor's required medical licensing education.

Must Read Post #3

Drug Trials are being offshore outsourced. Yup, let's test our drugs for peanuts in 3rd world countries where problems and side effects won't be noticed or prosecuted.

80 percent of the drugs approved for sale in 2008 had trials in foreign countries, and 78 percent of all subjects who participated in clinical trials were enrolled at foreign sites.

Must Read Post #4

David Cay Johnston has found yet another corporate tax giveaway.

A provision that permits partnerships that own pipelines to charge consumers for a tax that they don't actually pay

Must Read Post #5

Naked Capitalism comments on the report U.S. Ranks Worst of Seven Countries for Health care.