A C&L reader responds to Howard Husock's "Capitalism is the only way" response to Peter Buffett questioning the value of how charity is driven in this country.
Several years ago I had a private conversation with a woman who had been in very-high-level meetings in the Obama administration including some at the highest level. She made a very clear point that one of the reasons things happened a certain way was that in meetings Larry Summers would literally shout down women who offered a contrasting viewpoint. This was a expressed as apparently a particular problem when it came to the viewpoints of women.
Paul Singer, a hedge fund manager who made his money by kicking nations when they're down. A predatory hedge fund multimillionaire is a major funder of the right-wing attack machine on Occupy Wall Street. Ironically, this "Swift Vote Veterans"
You remember Betsy McCaughey, don't you? She's the right wing hack who propagated a purposely misleading article in The New Republic that was used t
(Video courtesy of Hillbilly Report) Ohio Congressman Dennis Kucinich absolutely tore it up today on Capitol Hill. In this video he is questioning