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How Corporations Got The Same Rights As People (But Don't Ever Go To Jail)

In every common-sense, everyday way, a corporation is not a person. Corporations don’t date, don’t have families, don’t go catch a movie on Friday night. They also don’t go to jail when they do something criminal. 3,069 more words

Regulators Promise to Be Tough on Big Banks

A top Federal Reserve official said Tuesday that regulators would spend the next year holding the biggest banks’ proverbial feet to the fire, while working to exempt small, community banks from regulatory requirements designed for the goliaths of Wall Street. 694 more words

Is Left-Right Collaboration Possible?

  Unstoppable: The Emerging Left-Right Alliance to Dismantle the Corporate State.

Ralph Nader (2014)

Book Review

A long time consumer advocate, Nader has spent most of his career battling the corporate takeover of government and US society. 911 more words

Inspiring Moments In Resistance

The End of "Too Big to Fail".

If the G20 gets its way this year – and it seems likely that it will – the world’s top banks will be forced to issue special bonds… 87 more words

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Bank of (Parts of) America...

I got a real paper letter in the mail this evening telling me that my local branch of Bank of America is closing. Decreasing foot traffic, more people doing banking online or by phone, blah, blah, blah. 305 more words

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