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December 14th, 2008

A Champion of Wall Street Reaps Benefits

By Eric Lipton and Raymond Hernandez / New York Times "We are not going to rest until we change the rules, change the laws and make sure New York remains No. 1 for decades on into the future." — Senator Charles E. Schumer, referring to financial regulations, Jan. 22, 2007 ... continue reading

December 11th, 2008

It's Over! Sit-in Success

CHICAGO (AP) -- With cheers and chants that echoed President-elect Barack Obama's campaign of change, jubilant workers have agreed to a $1.75 million settlement that ends their six-day occupation of a shuttered Chicago factory that had attracted national attention. Republic Windows & Doors, union leaders and Bank of America forged ... continue reading

December 4th, 2008

Foreclosure Machine Grinds On Through Holiday Season

Fannie and Freddie Moratorium Hasn't Stopped Evictions By Mary Kane / Washington Independent This is supposed to be the season for a break in home foreclosures, a pause in evictions over the holidays. But it's not working out that way for everyone. And certainly not for Julio Angulo of suburban ... continue reading

April 23rd, 2008

Carlyle Scrounges for Buyouts in Dubai as Rubenstein Rues Fund

By Jason Kelly / Bloomberg April 23 -- It's been a rough few months for David Rubenstein, co-founder and managing director of Carlyle Group. As the subprime crisis sent dealmaking into a tailspin last August, Carlyle barely saved its buyout of Home Depot Inc.'s contractor supply unit. When banks balked ... continue reading

March 26th, 2008

Housing advocates protest Bear Stearns bailout

Demonstrators say government needs to do more to help homeowners Associated Press NEW YORK - Some 200 homeowners have protested the government’s bailout of Wall Street but not Main Street. The demonstrators, wearing yellow T-shirts with the Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America logo, took their protest to the lobby of ... continue reading

January 20th, 2005

Major Donor Information

Presidential Inaugural Committee ACS State & Local Solutions, Inc.WashingtonDC$250,000 A.G. SpanosStocktonCA$250,000 AFLAC, IncorporatedColumbusGA$100,000 AFLAC, IncorporatedColumbusGA$150,000 A. J. ScribanteOmahaNE$100,000 Alan B. FabianCockeysvilleMD$100,000 Al Hoffman, Jr.Fort MyersFL$100,000 Alagem Capital Group, LLCBeverly HillsCA$250,000 Alexander F. TreadwellWestportNY$100,000 Altria Corporate Services, Inc.New YorkNY$250,000 American Bankers AssociationWashingtonDC$25,000 American Chemistry CouncilArlingtonVA$25,000 American FinancialCincinnatiOH$250,000 American Health Care AssociationWashingtonDC$50,000 ... continue reading

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FBI Uncovers Al-Qaeda Plot To Just Sit Back And Enjoy Collapse Of United States WASHINGTON—The FBI announced today that it has uncovered a...

Apr 15th
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Revealed: Rahm Emanuel's top donor bought stock in Marriott just before it was awarded huge contract As schools are closed and pensions cut,...

Apr 9th
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I'll be at First Time Fest today in New York City at the screening of my first film, Roger & Me. Loews Village 7 at 12:30 pm. Come see it on the big...

Apr 5th
9:48 AM
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Revealed: Rahm Emanuel cuts public pensions, diverts money to benefit campaign donors If you've read the financial news out of Chicago the last...

Apr 4th
2:19 PM
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Please take a moment today to think of Casey Austin Sheehan, son of Cindy and Patrick, who was murdered by U.S. foreign policy in Sadr City, Baghdad ten years...

Apr 4th
2:00 PM
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ICYMI - I've joined this "thunderclap" to support the Connecticut legislators who voted yes on last year's Act Concerning Gun Violence...

Apr 3rd
7:38 PM
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I've joined this "thunderclap" to support the Connecticut legislators who voted yes on last year's Act Concerning Gun Violence Prevention...

Apr 2nd
8:27 PM
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I am opposed to the death penalty, but to every rule there is usually an exception, and in this case I hope the criminals at General Motors will be arrested...

Apr 1st
3:55 PM
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How Long Some in the US Will Survive Under New Health Law Donna Smith Those who must access care to live and can afford it are not...

Mar 31st
10:13 PM
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Last night, The Good Wife on the East Coast started 40 minutes late due to the overrun of the NCAA basketball game. If you had your DVR set for the show, you...

Mar 24th
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Watching films today, looking for the ones I'm going to pick for my film festival this summer. I (and a whole bunch of others!) have this thing we put on...

Mar 23rd
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When the U.S. Health Care System Keeps Killing, Who Cares Enough to Fight? Donna Smith We have largely forgotten that people are at...

Mar 21st
5:56 PM
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Tell the White House not to give up on Dr. Vivek Murthy's nomination as Surgeon General despite the ferocious opposition from the NRA: Don't give...

Mar 21st
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This criminal would never see a jail cell, nor would his cronies. In fact, they'd later be rewarded with re-election: Presidential Address on War with...

Mar 19th
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The crime of the century -- our invasion & slaughter in Iraq -- started 11 years ago tonite in this 7pm (ET) hour, March 19th, 2003: CNN Coverage of...

Mar 19th
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Washington’s Back-to-the-Future Military Policies in Africa Nick Turse Nick Turse is an award-winning journalist, historian,...

Mar 17th
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"I think democracy is the most revolutionary thing in the world." -- Tony Benn, 1925-2014 Tony Benn in 'Sicko'

Mar 14th
10:07 AM
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RIP Tony Benn, one of the UK's greatest leaders: Tony Benn, veteran Labour politician, dies aged 88 Former cabinet minister died at...

Mar 14th
9:53 AM
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Please read this important story from K. Ford K.: Am I the Face of the New American Middle Class? I began to feel I had slipped so low...

Mar 13th
2:24 PM
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Yesterday Dianne Feinstein revealed that the CIA has been spying on the Senate Intelligence Committee. This is all about the report the committee has produced...

Mar 12th
6:48 PM
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Health Care for All Colorado has brought Mercy Killers, a show written and performed by Michael Milligan about our murderous for-profit healthcare system, to...

Mar 10th
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Health Care Dramas that Sting and Why We Have to Watch Donna Smith The realities Milligan has written into the show cut deep into...

Mar 10th
1:02 PM
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Did you know the Lehrer Newshour on PBS has been produced for 20 years by a company owned by conservative cable billionaire John Malone? Me neither. After...

Mar 7th
8:39 PM
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Mr. Obama, if int’l law is so damn crucial . . . | The Russian intervention deserves criticism. But let’s be clear. The...

Mar 6th
1:21 PM
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Enron billionaire John Arnold thinks everyone should believe him when he says we've got to cut pensions because he's so incredibly rich: John...

Mar 5th
4:20 PM
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More in David Sirota's continuing series on the billionaire takeover of PBS: More PBS conflict woes as activists move to eject David Koch from board of...

Mar 3rd
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Ukraine: One ‘Regime Change’ Too Many? Ray McGovern Is “regime change” in Ukraine the bridge too far for the neoconservative...

Mar 2nd
9:25 PM
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Latest from David Sirota on Enron billionaire John Arnold smuggling anti-pension propaganda into "neutral" institutions like PBS and now, the...

Mar 1st
12:58 PM
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Second Guessing a Life: US Health Care System Robs Security and Human Dignity Donna Smith The dysfunction of the US health care system...

Feb 27th
1:40 PM
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