Making Presidential Campaign History, Sanders Breaks Individual Contribution Record

‘You can’t level the playing field with Wall Street banks and billionaires by taking their money.’ Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton Uses 9/11 Again To Justify Wall Street Patronage

Instead of any debate or soul-searching, Hillary Clinton has done the rhetorical equivalent of throwing sand in peoples’ eyes. Continue reading

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Lawyers, Investment Bankers & Hollywood Media Among Hillary Clinton’s Top Donors

Some of Hollywood’s most powerful, from J.J. Abrams to Dreamworks, donated millions to Hillary Clinton’s Priorities USA Action Super PAC this summer. Continue reading

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Global 1% Own Half Of World’s Wealth, Social Security And Worker Pay Frozen

Published in partnership with Shadowproof. According to the 2015 wealth report by Credit Suisse, the global top wealth percentile now own half of all household assets in the world. The increased financialization of the world economy combined with political systems bent … Continue reading

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Walmart Stock Crashes After Company Pays Workers Slightly More

Walmart’s stock plummeted 10% yesterday after the company announced that higher labor costs would severely cut into profits – yet more evidence that underpaying employees is integral to Walmart’s success as a business. Continue reading

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