banks

Late Capitalism

Goldman Sachs Is Worried Your Rising Pay Will Hurt Rich People

The latest reminder that American capitalism is in a dark, dark place.
Matt Taylor
7.11.18
Views My Own

Amazon Is Too Big to Tax and It's Terrifying

The mega corporation led by the richest man in the world is flexing its political muscle more than ever. You should be worried.
Matt Taylor
6.14.18
Money

We Spent a Decade Fighting Our Bank Over £364.26

Eugene and Patricia Kline went into foreclosure and sold their home. Then things got weird.
David Dayen
10.26.17
The VICE Manifesto

Why Is No One Talking About Regulating the Banks?

In 2008, the world's economy crashed. Afterwards, we were told banks would be broken up. So what happened?
Ellie Mae O'Hagan
6.6.17
Views My Own

Obama Has Always Been Cool with Taking Wall Street Cash

But accepting $400,000 for a speech right after leaving office, when his own refusal to take on Wall Street probably helped elect Trump, is still a uniquely bad look.
David Dayen
4.28.17
Film

The Tiny Chinatown Bank That Was Scapegoated After the Financial Crisis

Legendary 'Hoop Dreams' documentarian Steve James's newest film, 'Abacus: Small Enough to Jail,' tells the story of the only US bank prosecuted after the 2008 financial crisis.
Brandon Harris
10.6.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

BANKS’ New Video is Creepy as Hell, But Also Sexy

Rolling around on a pile of old ropes is hot, apparently.
Daisy Jones
8.16.16
News

Negative Interest Means You Might Have to Start Paying Banks to Look After Your Money

Banks like Natwest may start charging people to keep their money there, and that's bad news for you, my penniless friend.
Sam Wolfson
7.27.16
Holy Shit

Banks Is Back: Watch Her Darkly Sexy Video for "Fuck with Myself"

It's been eight months since she released a video and many more since Banks dropped a new song, and boy is this one fire.
Kim Taylor Bennett
7.13.16
Money

Starbucks Gift Cards Have Enough Money to Create One of the Biggest Banks in America

To delve into the insanity of this number, consider that Americans now deposit more cash onto Starbucks gift cards than they do into some pretty serious financial institutions.
Charley Lanyon
6.20.16
News

French Banks Are So Afraid of Demonstrators That They're Boarding Themselves Up

France has been taken over by violent protests over a new Labour bill that is widely perceived as a means of giving more power to employers.
Martin Bertrand
5.18.16
Stuff

This Advert For the ‘Young Banker Of the Year’ Award Really Looks Like a Dude Shitting On London

Or: the day that subtlety died.
Joel Golby
4.27.16
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