Billionaires

A Great New Miracle Drug! (For April Fool's Day)
Plagued by union wages and a higher standard of living? Try Anti-Unionol and just wash them away. Read more...
Meet The Silicon Valley Millionaires Funding Vergara V. California
New information pulls back the curtain on the wealthy businessmen funding the latest legal attack on teachers. Read more...
Bill Maher Floats Notion Of 'Maximum Wage' During 'New Rules' Segment
HBO's Bill Maher probably didn't win any friends among his fellow wealthy Americans when he suggested that not only do we need an improvement in the minimum wage, but perhaps we should also have a "maximum wage" to keep these whining plutocrats from highjacking our democracy. Read more...
This Trial Could Change Public Education Forever
If you like your teachers, you can keep them...until the billionaires fix that bug in the system. Read more...
Tom Perkins: Rich Should Get More Votes
Venture Capitalist and billionaire Tom Perkins suggested Thursday that only taxpayers should have the right to vote -- and that wealthy Americans who pay more in taxes should get more votes. Read more...

↓ More items below ↓
Unholy Marriage Of Libertarians, Religious Right Takes Toll
The battleground on women is taking place in the states, with help from libertarians and free marketeers. Read more...
Google Jet Fleet Loses Pentagon Fuel Perk
The U.S. Department of Defense ended a little-known arrangement that for years allowed the tech billionaires to travel on sharply discounted jet fuel bought from the Pentagon. Read more...
A New York public television outlet, WNET, went to great lengths to placate conservative industrialist David Koch as PBS aired an Alex Gibney documentary on income inequality that focused on the conservative billionaire. Read more...
Comedian and author Lee Camp's "Moment of Clarity" video clips are now a full "show." In this first installment, Lee interviews Greg Palast and more. Read more...
US Chamber CEO Donohue: Fracking Is Our Future, Safety Nets Be Damned Read more...