On the eve of International Women’s Day, an asset manager on Wall Street had a statue of a fearless girl installed to face the iconic bull statue already in place. The intention of doing so is to highlight a lack of gender diversity and equality in the workplace.
Hillary Clinton has close ties to Wall Street and large multinational corporations. Abby Martin of Empire Files explains why that is truly scary and shows how Clinton has been groomed to be the CEO for Big Money interests; that is, prepped to be President of the United States. This is why the Bernie or Bust…
Bernie Sanders has a new campaign ad, “Art of the Steal.” Nothing will change until we elect candidates who reject Wall Street money. — Bernie 2016
Hillary Clinton Aides’ Wall Street Links Raise Economic Policy Doubts “Neil Sroka, a spokesman for the progressive advocacy group Democracy for America expressed his angst about the influence of the two in Clinton world. ‘It’s hard to imagine how a presidential candidate is going to seriously confront the […]
Legal bribery – that is, the revolving door between government and lobbyists – is a corrupting influence in the United States. Matt Taibbi, author of The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap, talks about the return of former Attorney General Eric Holder to his […]
This is the 4th installment of ‘The Big Picture: 10 Ideas to Save the Economy’ with Robert Reich: Tame Wall Street The only sure way to stop excessive risk on Wall Street, so you don’t risk losing your job or your savings or your home, is to put […]
Straight-talking Bernie Sanders says Wall Street regulates Congress.
Russell Brand has a new film coming out April 24, 2015, The Emperor’s New Clothes. It’s about escalating inequality since the financial crisis of 2008. Recently proclaimed the world’s fourth leading thinker, ‘listen up’ to what Brand has to say. The Emperor’s New Clothes Milton Friedman once said that […]