David Sirota

The Hissing Of The Fat Cats

The Hissing Of The Fat Cats

My organization, American Family Voices, is releasing a new video that we think will make you laugh about these fattest of fat cats and their sad, sad lives.

TYT On Rush Limbaugh Sponsor Boycotts And Free Speech

From this Monday's The Young Turks, host Cenk Uygur, David Sirota and our own managing editor here at Crooks & Liars, Tina Dupuy discussed the recent boycott of Rush Limbaugh's sponsors, Bill Maher's defense of Rush Limbaugh, concerns over those

Study: New Healthcare Law Won't Stop Medical Bankruptcies

I think most of us are already aware that the new healthcare law is a piece of Swiss cheese, and now David Sirota points out where some of the biggest holes are: With 60 percent of all bankruptcies related to medical costs; with manyof those

The Cultural Kryptonite Of The American Right

Before U.S. Tomahawk cruise missiles began to rain down on Muammar Gaddafi's air defenses, the only conversation that President Obama had to have was with his senior advisers. They, and they alone would decide whether a country founded as a

Prescribed Pain By The Prescription Racket

During the ultimate scene of betrayal in the movie Wall Street, a young stockbroker named Bud Fox learns that his idol, the golden-calf worshipping Gordon Gekko, has not only lied to him but left his father’s company exposed to the whims and