Enron

Now We Know: JPMorgan Chase Is Worse Than Enron
Take a snapshot of any major bank fraud and chances are you'll see JPMorgan Chase staring out at you from the frame. Read more...
GOP Appointed Officials Black Out Detroit During Heatwave To “Send Them A Strong Message.” Read more...
Hostess joins Enron and Bain in the list of companies who will be remembered for preying on and stealing from American workers. Read more...
Former Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling, currently serving time for his role in one of the most famous financial scandals in recent history, caught a major break today. A federal judge reduced his sentence from 24 years down to 14. Read more...
Jeffrey Skilling, the convicted former Enron Corp. chief executive officer, may get out of prison in as little as four years if a judge approves a deal with prosecutors over objections by victims of one of the biggest corporate frauds in U.S. history. Read more...

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It was predictable because in fact any neutral observer who knows anything about the way the big banks on Wall Street work has been saying it for years. But it was remarkable because Sachs is a tried and true member of the American establishment, a widely acclaimed Ivy League professor and <em>New York Times</em> best-selling author, and not exactly a raving populist in his economic or political views. Read more...
As you read this, Michelle Rhee is marshaling the troops to march on for Los Angeles Unified School District students. Because we all know Rhee puts "Students First," right? Here are her public reasons for the march: To drive voter Read more...
My first post C&L ever linked to was a May 2007 Op/Ed on how oil companies appeared to be shutting down refineries "for&nbsp;maintenance" to deliberately (IMHO) drive up gas prices the same way Enron drove up electricity prices in California in Read more...
A U.S. judge has ordered JPMorgan Chase to explain why the court should not force the bank to over 25 internal emails demanded as part of an investigation into whether it manipulated electricity markets in California and the Midwest. Read more...
MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell talked to author Frank Rich about his recent column in New York Magazine which takes a look at the real tragedy in America since the attacks on 9-11 and as he wrote there: The hallowed burial grounds of 9/11 were Read more...