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(Bain Capital/Boston Globe) The reason why Mitt Romney and his defenders in the press do not want to talk about Bain Capital's brand of "business" is because it strikes at the very heart of Mitt ...
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 100 comments on Tue May 15, 2012 at 08:33 AM PDT with 110 Recommends
Inquiring minds should want to know. What is a Leveraged Buyout? wisegeek.com A leveraged buyout is a tactic through which control of a corporation is acquired by buying up a majority of their ...
by jamess
Comment Count 44 comments on Mon May 07, 2012 at 05:52 AM PDT with 78 Recommends
Oh if only Corporate Raiders, ruled the world ... They would fix everything! They would "fix-it" good. Largest private equity firms -- wikipedia The following is a ranking of the largest ...
by jamess
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Apr 22, 2012 at 11:27 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
From Mitt's latest 'Morning in GOP America' spiel ... Mitt Romney Delivers Remarks: " Freedom and Opportunity " by Mitt Romney, mittromney.com -- March 30, 2012 Romney: [...] One must ask ...
by jamess
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Apr 21, 2012 at 06:20 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
The way you beat the greedy pigs that run Washington is not by a gross message but by small little battles to bring local awareness to the community. I have started emailing those who are nearest ...
by NMDan
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Mar 10, 2012 at 06:59 AM PST with 10 Recommends
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by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 82 comments on Mon Jan 23, 2012 at 07:32 AM PST with 14 Recommends
"Greed is good" Isn't that what Representatives of Raw Capitalism like you tell us? That Greed motivates us to raise our goals and shoot for the moon, and when we succeed, everyone around us ...
by fastpathguru
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun Jan 15, 2012 at 12:20 AM PST with 161 Recommends
by Bcgntn
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Jan 12, 2012 at 08:10 PM PST with 2 Recommends
I've been following with interest the peculiar Bizarro World of Republican politics, that weird, topsy-turvy world in which one of the classic Republican blowhards of the last thirty years -- the ...
by Dale
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jan 12, 2012 at 12:17 PM PST with 1 Recommend
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 42 comments on Wed Jan 11, 2012 at 05:34 AM PST with 19 Recommends
I was reading ...
by Zera Lee
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Jan 19, 2012 at 06:00 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Here's the latest episode in my saga about occupy activists living in London. This animated series is meant to be a satirical take on current events. It is an attempt to ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Dec 28, 2011 at 04:25 AM PST with 1 Recommend
At present our country is in a state of total economic stagnation because of the ominous concentration of wealth in the hands of a very few, which kills innovation in the rest of the population. ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Dec 23, 2011 at 10:04 AM PST with 3 Recommends
I found a link to this post over ...
by The Gimp
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Aug 25, 2011 at 01:06 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
I know I promised some that this diary would be on another topic, but this is a bit more urgent, so please be patient with me. The title of this diary says it all: Michigan Republicans have ...
by RfrancisR
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Jun 22, 2011 at 09:13 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Republicans in the House and Senate unanimously agreed today to raise the debt ceiling for one-time only, if Democrats agreed to support these ten common-sense reforms:
by Mayfly
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon May 30, 2011 at 09:04 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Corporations are accomplishing their goal of shriveling government to the point of ineffectiveness so “enterprise” is “free” to run rogue. Now with their purchased politicians, including ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Feb 25, 2011 at 07:01 AM PST with 21 Recommends
We are a corporate controlled country. Republicans, Blue Dog Democrats, and Corporatist Democrats have pretty much relinquished our governance to our corporations. The Supreme Court’s Citizens ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Jan 05, 2011 at 01:49 PM PST with 5 Recommends
President Obama promised hope and change. Hope and change is still unrealized but in progress. Unfortunately it is impossible that 30 years of policies that inherently undermined the American ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Oct 21, 2010 at 08:22 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I signed up to get a daily blurb from Salon via email about what's currently up on their site. Today's entry quickly led me to some articles with more than a ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Aug 31, 2010 at 06:11 PM PDT with 2 Recommends