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  • Wall Street Could Become Your Landlord

    If you think we've learned anything since we last bailed out the banks and realised that people working in finance had been gambling not just with their salaries but with people's homes, savings and lives, you're wrong.

  • These Porn Stars Fisted for Charity

    Mercedes Carrera is a porn star with a heart of gold. She's using her talents to raise money for tech and science scholarships.

  • James Schamus Wants to Tell You How the Economy Really Works

    James Schamus was the screenwriter of 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' and producer of movies like 'Brokeback Mountain' and 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.' But he's also a man in a fedora who will tell you that money isn't real.

  • The True Story of the ‘Greatest Corporate Failure in American History’

    The infamous AIG bonus controversy of 2009 was a rare moment when everyone in America was angry about the same thing. Today, thanks to a lawsuit being argued in Washington, we now know how comprehensively we were duped.

  • It’s Been a Shitty Week for Wall Street

    It's easy to be cynical and say that Wall Street calls all the shots in America. But this week brought a precious dose of optimism in the modern Gilded Age.

  • Has the US Legal System Always Been Such a Joke?

    Between paramilitary police and timid prosecutors afraid to pursue white-collar criminals, it's easy to be cynical about law and order in America.