May 18, 2014
IF WE DON’T LIKE YOUR LEGAL BUSINESS we’ll deny you a bank account. “At present, these problems may primarily be the domain of porn stars and sex workers. But in a system where private banks are simultaneously given a tremendous amount of control over individuals’ lives and a tremendous amount of discretion as to whom they choose to work with, we are all ultimately living our lives according to the whims of Chase Bank and its peers.”
Well, this isn’t happening in a vacuum. It’s happening because of Justice Department pressure, which is much worse.