This video is a one-hour edit (Director's cut) of the original two hour video documentary which is available here: http://tinyurl.com/bq5nf8e ;
"Simple questions often get overlooked - questions like: where does money come from? Who creates it? Who decides how it gets used? And what does that mean for the millions of ordinary people who suffer when money and finance breaks down?"
"97% Owned reveals how money is at the root of our current social and economic crisis.
"It exposes the privatised, debt-based monetary system that gives banks the power to create money, shape the economy, cause crises and push house prices out of reach."
"The banking sector itself grew from (1980) 2,5 trillion dollars to 40 trillion dollars, by asset. In 1980 bank assets were worth 20 times the then global economy. By 2006 they were worth 75 times, according to the UN," says Sargon Nissan, former equity trader and economics researcher.