Not only have the bankers responsible escaped culpability, but we remain vulnerable to another crash. What's worse, now we have Trump.
Her latest documentary looks at the pathology of greed and fame. “I thought the financial crash was going to teach us," she says. "And yet a lot of people went right back to living the same way as they had before.”
Why should banks ever be permitted to use customers' deposits—insured by the federal government—to place risky bets on the banks’ own behalf?
Establishing public banks can help stop acquisition by megabanks and keep credit flowing in local economies.
The next DNC chair has an important job: protect the rights of citizens and stand up for the rule of law.
Show Donald Trump we’re not going away.
The African country is the world’s largest producer of the mineral—a vital ingredient in lithium-ion batteries for electric cars, smartphones and laptops. But Congolese are suffering as a result.
On the presidential campaign trail, the candidate has been hailing Obamacare and the Dodd-Frank Act, a measure aimed at Wall Street corruption. Yet she has infused her staff with former lobbyists and consultants who did all they could to block the two reforms.