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If you're looking for innovation by American companies to save us, don't hold your breath. Sure there are innovators and companies started by them. The problem is that they are not instantly ...
by arendt
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun May 08, 2011 at 03:43 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
David Stockman, who was Ronald Reagan's Director of Office of Management and Budget from 1981 to 1981, says what honest people already know: Ben Bernanke and today's Federal Reserve are hostage to ...
by eXtina
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Apr 28, 2011 at 10:17 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
NOTE: I WILL BE DELETING THIS DIARY AROUND 3:15PM, EST. Previous post left the Rec List, despite my update (which was a few mins. too late). But, it's back on the Rec List, so I'm ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Jan 07, 2011 at 11:09 AM PST with 18 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. As a Progressive Democrat and a working American these last ten ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Oct 27, 2010 at 09:33 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
In two months we will make a decision in the voting booths that will have an impact on the economic future of our country and the people who live here. It has become painfully apparent that the ...
by voice for independents
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Sep 10, 2010 at 02:59 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
I have discussed the tax cuts and what was needed to move the economy forward on my blog avoiceforindependentvoters.com. After watching various news shows and listening to the politicians, ...
by voice for independents
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Sep 09, 2010 at 12:52 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
Now that Wall Street, the Banks, BP, and the S&P (Credit Rating Agency) are all in the process of what I would call (Ohnozzzzze) the final Corporate takeover of our nation, by turning on President ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 43 comments on Fri Sep 03, 2010 at 03:10 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
The Koch brothers. A work in bloated and unbridled greed. I betcha that except for GOP minority leaders ...
by Libby Shaw
Comment Count 33 comments on Sun Aug 29, 2010 at 07:27 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Popping The Have’s “Credibility Bubble “ By Susan C. Strong These days it’s pretty much agreed that our country is at risk of a double dip recession ...
by SusanCStrong
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jul 22, 2010 at 08:52 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Robin Hood had its world premier last night at the Cannes Film Festival and could be a major summer blockbuster. As this timeless story comes back into our cultural consciousness, I'd like to take a ...
by RiseUpEconomics
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu May 13, 2010 at 06:51 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. We have all seen that Republicans are going to do ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Apr 27, 2010 at 10:21 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
In a word, it's looting. Private Equity firms are looters, predators, symptoms of overly concentrated wealth. What they do is buy existing companies, sell off their assets and load them up ...
by Azazello
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Feb 24, 2010 at 03:25 PM PST with 13 Recommends
The economic news is bleak... In Time Magazine this week, there was an article about micro loans being used in New York and now Omaha, Nebraska to create small scale entrepreneurs. This is a ...
by Woodworker
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Jan 05, 2010 at 03:26 PM PST with 3 Recommends
More reaction from the financial industry and Dennis Kucinich as the final shape of HCR in America takes place. The surge in health care stocks has already been the topic of a Dylan Ratigan-...
by pentacon
Comment Count 75 comments on Wed Dec 23, 2009 at 05:03 AM PST with 14 Recommends
From Bloomberg:
by bink
Comment Count 90 comments on Thu Nov 26, 2009 at 08:41 AM PST with 51 Recommends
Via our buddy at Calculated Risk comes this news story from ...
by bink
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Nov 07, 2009 at 07:10 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Everyone agrees Wall St.bonuses are outrageous, and mostly undeserved. The question then becomes: how do we deal with them?
by myles spicer
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Oct 19, 2009 at 09:01 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Via Balloon Juice , I just came across a post by the ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 81 comments on Thu Oct 01, 2009 at 02:33 PM PDT with 53 Recommends
read Scott's other articles here: http://www.examiner.com/x-9210-Boston-Liberal-Examiner~y2009m7d23-Another-violation-of-our-foolish-trust-as-cashstrapped-banks-send-their-TARP-funds-...
by Scott Gibbs
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Jul 23, 2009 at 04:08 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
As often happens to me, two trains of thought tend to talk to one another with interesting results. (Or perhaps, just give rise to exciting train-wrecks.) If you look at my diaries page, you will ...
by arendt
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2009 at 04:14 PM PDT with 7 Recommends