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I went to see Michael Moore's new movie, "Capitalism - A Love Story". It was moving, funny, and educational, all rolled into one. It made me feel both, proud and sad, to be an American. ... but it'...
by jamess
Comment Count 488 comments on Sun Oct 04, 2009 at 05:10 AM PDT with 690 Recommends
Ding, ding, ding, ding!
by jamess
Comment Count 118 comments on Sun Aug 28, 2011 at 04:11 PM PDT with 362 Recommends
Besides standing up against Trade Deals that end up exporting American Jobs; Besides calling for more equitable Tax rates on the Wealthy, that will reduce the dangerous and growing gaps in Income ...
by jamess
Comment Count 156 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 07:02 PM PDT with 191 Recommends
These are the thugs "scoff-laws" that our newly-formed Homeland Security apparatus , works so damn hard to protect , from the likes of peaceful protest marchers like OWS: New York Attorney General ...
by jamess
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Jun 23, 2013 at 08:58 AM PDT with 96 Recommends
There are two competing but equally hard to believe possibilities about "The Rich Strike Back," a Politico article ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 83 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2014 at 07:04 AM PDT with 62 Recommends
Love em, or hate em -- Wall Street high-rollers generally know a "bad bet" when they see one ... although most times, they are the last ones to catch onto what everyone else already knows ... Chris ...
by jamess
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Feb 24, 2014 at 06:44 PM PST with 44 Recommends
I'm just back from seeing Michael Moore's new movie, "Capitalism - A Love Story". It was moving, funny, and educational, all rolled into one. It made me feel both, proud and sad, to be an American. .
by jamess
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Oct 03, 2009 at 08:57 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
The 400 highest-earning Americans had a really good year in 2012, with their incomes rising by an average of $...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 09:30 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Or perhaps they were really "intended"? Concerning the verdict on the intentional forces behind our systematic drift towards Income Inequality -- well, the Global Village is still out "deliberating"
by jamess
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 06:37 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
I usually hate researching a piece like this. After connecting all the hidden dots, I'm generally not happy with the shadowy images that can emerge. Connect them at the risk of your own world view'...
by jamess
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Jun 22, 2013 at 08:45 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Answer: the end result of the buying out of Dade Behring, merging it with a "vitro diagnostics business," and then raking in the Billions in profits -- with an 8-fold return on investment , for the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jul 17, 2012 at 06:38 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Cutting to the chase ... "Scaling back on the ' Disease of Greed '." The trickle-down Tax-haters, forever-defenders of the filthy rich, are re-tooling their Supply-side economics -- they'...
by jamess
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Feb 24, 2015 at 07:00 PM PST with 21 Recommends
World Trade agreements are the Great Equalizer when it comes to Worker Wages -- Increase them a little over there, Decrease and Flatten them over here. NAFTA showed us that in spades here in America.
by jamess
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2015 at 04:05 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
More Taxes! Less Spending! My way! Or the Highway! Government is the Problem! Government is Solution! No matter how you slice it, postponing your Budget-Balancing to show-down brinksmanship ...
by jamess
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Feb 23, 2013 at 09:35 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Main Entry: Gossamer Part of Speech: adjective Definition: gauzy, thin Synonyms: airy, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Aug 29, 2011 at 04:36 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
This'll stop em ... JPMorgan Pays $920 Million to Settle London Whale Probes by Dawn Kopecki, Bloomberg.com -- Sep 19, 2013 JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), settling claims tied to a $6.2 billion ...
by jamess
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Sep 19, 2013 at 08:09 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Will Barack Obama keep the promise he made today and oppose extending the Bush tax cuts next time? Will it even matter when the Republicans are finished screwing around with the tax code? The ugly ...
by David McKenna
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Apr 13, 2011 at 06:02 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
The enemy has been building its forces surreptitiously for some time now...  It is moving its forces into position to invade and strike a knockout blow.... Ironically we will be the ones who open ...
by kavips
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Jun 23, 2014 at 12:12 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
From the far, far reaches of the globe, the stories of Bain & Company are legend ... Bain's siren call still beckons ... to those with extraordinary drive. Our history Bain & Company Tokyo has a ...
by jamess
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jul 17, 2012 at 03:25 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
There is a regular meeting of the "Governors" -- that decides our Economic Future -- a meeting that hardly ever gets any press. Thing is, these "Governors" aren't elected ; these "...
by jamess
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Oct 01, 2011 at 09:56 AM PDT with 6 Recommends