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Stop the Wall Street Schmooze!
Business  (tags: lobbying, petitions, economy, banks, Wall Street, economics )

Freya
- 36 days ago - secure.consumersunion.org
The big banks and financial services industry are at it again, trying to undermine reforms we passed to prevent another economic meltdown. They're pushing a package of bills that will tie up the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in so much red tape
Enron-Style Price Gouging Is Making a Comeback
Business  (tags: Electricity, Energy, Energy Policy, Corporate Agenda, Wall Street, Enron, price gouging, soaring rates )

Brian
- 86 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
"The price of electricity would soar under the latest scheme by Wall Street financial engineers to game the electricity markets."
Wolves of Wall Street: Financialization and American Inequality
Business  (tags: US, Toxic Capitalism, Financialization, Wall Street, Speculative Investment, Wealthy Elites, Profits, Class War, Working Class, Costs, Economic Injustice, Destabilized Economy, Bubble Burst, American Inequality )

Brian
- 97 days ago - truth-out.org
"Inequality is fed by both the speculative bubble and the conditions under which it bursts, because financial firms hoard most of the gains from risky investments but bear few of the costs."
Hightower: 6 Ways America Is in Desperate Need of a Big Fix
Business  (tags: Wall Street, education, Obamacare, technology, elections, employment, jobs )

Freya
- 118 days ago - alternet.org
The powerhouses of Wall Street have tunneled directly into the cloistered backrooms of Washington deal making, extracting trillions of dollars worth of government bailouts, special tax breaks and regulatory favors every year. Yet, in a stupefying act...
Whole Foods And Monsanto Top Shareholders Are Identical
Business  (tags: Whole Foods, Monsanto, Wall Street, proxy vote, shareholders, investments, money, investing, corruption, corporate, business )

Roseann
- 151 days ago - healthfreedoms.org
Unless a private and elite word went out that Whole Foods was becoming a threat to some entrenched interest, some vital agenda. For example, some Monsanto agenda.In that case, one of these big shareholders could cast a proxy vote that would go against t
Sordid Tale of Bob McDonnell Totally Explains Income Inequality
Business  (tags: wealth, inequality, Wall Street )

Freya
- 177 days ago - alternet.org
After the Wall Street crash, America's wealthiest 1 percent captured 95 percent of economic growth, while the bottom 90 percent got poorer.
The Empire Strikes Back: How Wall Street Has Turned Housing Into a Dangerous Get-Rich-Quick Scheme -- Again
Business  (tags: Wall street, capitalism, toxic, exploitation, economy, housing, crisis, foreclosures, mortgages, families, evictions )

Brian
- 240 days ago - commondreams.org
"In hindsight, it's clear that the Great Recession fueled a terrific wealth and asset transfer away from ordinary Americans and to financial institutions."
America's Next Big Rip-Off: Cars Are the Next Subprime Crisis!
Business  (tags: David Dayen, Cars, Auto Industry, auto loans, Loans, Debt, Subprime Loans, Editor's Picks, Wall Street, Banks )

Judy
- 244 days ago - salon.com
With financial firms now pushing strongly into auto loans, here's how Congress is helping car dealers rip you off
Taxpayers To Help Pay JPMorgan's Fine For Causing 2008 Financial Crisis
Business  (tags: too big to fail, Wall Street, AIG, financial crisis, banksters, Fraudclosure, Housing crisis, foreclosure, JPMorgan, 2008 financial crisis )

Judy
- 279 days ago - news.firedoglake.com
Feeling generous? You should, because you are about to help pay for JPMorgan's $13 billion fine for causing the 2008 financial crisis.
On 5th Anniversary Of Lehman Collapse, Americans Still Angry
Business  (tags: banks, bankers, Wall Street, Great Recession, bailout, economy, crisis, class war, public outrage, hostility, Occupy Wall Street )

Brian
- 318 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
A majority of those polled said Wall Street bankers, traders and executives were still paid too much. More than half also want the government to do more to punish those responsible for the crisis.
Not Again! West Virginia Woman Has Home Foreclosed On By Accident, All Furniture Trashed
Business  (tags: bank, foreclosure, repo man, foreclosure, Wall Street, corruption, corporate )

Roseann
- 335 days ago - alternet.org
The bank sent repo man to the wrong house, at the wrong address
Hedge Funds, Insider Traders Begin Dumping Monsanto Stock as Reality of GMOs Sinks in Across Wall Street
Business  (tags: environment, money, food, Hedge funds, Monsanto, GMO, Wall street )

Jeanne
- 340 days ago - naturalnews.com
Monsanto executives and insiders are dumping Monsanto stock in record volumes, sending the stock price spiraling downward. CEO Hugh Grant just sold off 40,000 shares at $97.74, and both Janet Holloway and Gerald Steiner -- both high-level Monsanto execut
Women At Merrill Lynch Were Instructed To Seduce Their Way To The Top, Lawsuit Alleges
Business  (tags: glass ceiling, women's rights, lawsuit, Merrill Lynch, Wall Street )

Judy
- 369 days ago - thinkprogress.org
...a bias lawsuit filed by three former employees of Merrill Lynch against the company, alleges that during training they were instructed to read a book called "Seducing the Boys Club: Uncensored Tactics From a Woman at the Top" and emulate its advice.
Elizabeth Warren's New Fight: Why Even the Tea Party Backs It!
Business  (tags: Banks, Elizabeth Warren, Too Big to Fail, Glass-Steagall, Wall Street, Editor's Picks, JPMorgan Chase, Financial Crisis, Sherrod Brown, David Vitter, John McCain, Business News, Politics News )

Judy
- 377 days ago - salon.com
Banks that try to take private losses and pin them on taxpayers may have a new problem. Here's what you should know.
Propping Up the Recovery
Business  (tags: economic collapse, recession, wall street, bankers, elites, bailout, workers, unemployment, foreclosure, debt, recovery, austerity, low wage, temporary, jobs )

Brian
- 388 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Wall Street and the banks, of course, got a huge bail out. American workers, by contrast, have endured crushing debt, home foreclosure, and prolonged unemployment. But at last, jobs are returning...low wage jobs, temp jobs. That's some recovery.
 

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