plutocracy

'Bought By Wall Street'? There's A Test For That

'Bought By Wall Street'? There's A Test For That

People are questioning Hillary Clinton over millions in speaking fees and contributions from Wall Street. There are specific steps she can take now, and pledges she can make about what she will do if elected. Will she?
Now We Build A Fair Trade Movement
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Now We Build A Fair Trade Movement

What do we do now that fast-track trade authority has passed? We take this awareness and energy into the fight against the Trans-Pacific Partnership. And then, win or lose, we build a fair trade movement.
Will TPP Kill The Post Office?

Will TPP Kill The Post Office?

Corporations are famous for sneaking things into laws and regulations before the public can rally to stop it. Is the Trans-Pacific Partnership's wording on state-owned enterprises a mandate for privatization?
Hartmann: Have We Become Fascists?

Hartmann: Have We Become Fascists?

Thom Hartmann asks if the United States has become a fascist state, based on the definition laid out by President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his Vice President Henry Wallace.
Is The Democratic Party Relevant Anymore?

Is The Democratic Party Relevant Anymore?

Many Democrats examining what happened in the 2014 midterms are asking "what did the voters want?" But the right question is why did only 36.4 percent register and vote?