According to the upcoming New York Times Magazine, during the time of the tough negotiations over executive compensation headed by pay czar Kenneth Feinberg, Wall Street had an ally - in both the Treasury Department and the New York Federal Reserve.
Sen Jim DeMint - Terrorists or Unions?
The TSA - which keeps us safe from airplane bombers - is without a director. Why would one of our most vital security agencies be headless? Well, it's actually quite simple.
Limousine Conservatives at it Again....
Republican Sen. Jim DeMint has used the attempted attack on a airplane bound for Detroit to go after working-class Americans.
Highlights on the Show...December 28, 2009 - January 1, 2010
The Holiday Gift This Country Needs...
The gift our country needs this Holiday season is an economy that serves us instead of us just serving those who own or control most of the economy.
A fix or the End of All Life?
Former technology officer for Microsoft Nathan Myhrvold thinks that he has found a cheap and reliable way to solve global warming.
The Good. The Bad. And the Very Very Ugly.
Get Screwed! by Thom Hartmann
Join the drawing for a free copy of Screwed:The Undeclared War Against the Middle Class -- And What We Can Do About It.
Healthcare: First They Came For The Banksters
With apologies to Pastor Niemöller:
First they came for the banksters, and showered them with money and put them in the Administration in a way that was not change we could believe in.
Corporaterrorists on the Prowl.....in Congress
Senate Democrats on Monday evening dropped the plan to include the Medicare to 55 expansion, winning the support of Joe Lieberman and the acquiescence of liberals, in another major step toward building enough support to pass a health-care corporaterrorist giv