Matt Taibbi, true to form, has a very thorough look back at the financial crisis of 2008. Read it here … More
It took a little prodding, but Senator Elizabeth Warren did admit to Mehdi Hasan on the Deconstructed podcast that there are not enough Democrats willing to stand up to Wall Street.
Book Pre-Review*: Live Work Work Work Die – A Journey Into the Savage Heart of Silicon Valley by Corey Pein … More
the first link presented is from… the National Review. I guess it is no surprise that the most vocal opponents would have the most links in search results.
Jobs, AI, taxes, Facebook and democracy all factor into DeLong’s historically rich explanation of where we’re at. He sounds smart.
From the very beginning, Amazon (aka the Bezos) was focused and determined on turning a weird computer-based bookseller into a … More
Economics professor Stephanie Kelton discusses Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) on this episode of the Majority Report. Kelton explains why the world didn’t explode … More
For all the GOP bluster about how great the so-called “free market” is, they may be somewhat disappointed to learn … More
EPI has a petition up to demand that Trump & Co. not revoke a series of Obama-era worker protections
Poor, poor Wall Street, barely able to eke out record profits under these Draconian regulations.