How Democrats Became the Party of Monopoly and Corruption
This wasn't an accident.
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The Bailouts for the Rich Are Why America Is So Screwed Right Now
Did they prevent a full-scale collapse? Yes. Was it necessary to do it the way we did? Not at all.
Bigger Corporations Are Making You Poorer
A wave of new research shows how as corporations get bigger, the share of money out there going to actual workers declines.
Aaron Swartz and 21st-Century Martyrdom
Brian Knappenberger's documentary The Internet's Own Boy speaks to Aaron Swartz's martyrdom and a deep strain of malevolence in American culture.
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The Con-Artist Wing of the Democratic Party
The most consequential event of this young century has been the financial crisis. But is the party of Obama ready to come to terms with its own role in the disaster?