William Lazonick / Cambridge University PressAug 25, 2023
A new book argues that stock buybacks and other hallmarks of financialization drive income inequity, employment instability, and productive fragility. Dig deeper ( 16 Min. Read )
WILL WEISSERT and RYAN J. FOLEY / The Associated PressJul 6, 2019
The Democratic 2020 presidential hopeful might never have made it on the national stage without real estate investor William Sanders. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
CHRISTOPHER RUGABER / The Associated PressSep 20, 2018
Although the Federal Reserve cites gains in Americans' net worth in the most recent quarter, the increases are disproportionately flowing to the richest one-tenth of the population. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Paul Street / TruthdigMar 20, 2018
And, if we believe what we are being told, neither are corporate welfare, jobs, health insurance, pensions, the environment, tax policy, the distribution of wealth and power or world peace. Dig deeper ( 11 Min. Read )
Juan Cole / Informed CommentFeb 6, 2018
Here's a look at how the president is failing his base, which voted him into office on his promise that he could cure their economic woes. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Emma Niles / TruthdigFeb 1, 2018
The Amazon founder and owner of The Washington Post, already the wealthiest person on the planet, gets a lot richer after the company's stock rises 2.5 percent. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Ann Jones / TomDispatchJan 25, 2018
If President Trump and his Republican backers knew the truth about life in Norway, they would be clamoring to build a second “big, fat, beautiful” wall along our Eastern seaboard. Dig deeper ( 10 Min. Read )
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