Oligarch

Far From Hurting Putin, US ‘Oligarch’ List Could Help

February 6, 2018

The Trump administration has admitted a new report about Russian oligarchs is based on a Forbes list. Stephen F. Cohen, professor emeritus at New York University and Princeton University, says the report could ultimately help Putin force wealthy Russians to bring their overseas money back home. Cohen also discusses Russia’s upcoming election

Did Russian Oligarch Rybolovlev Bailout Trump in 2008?

March 16, 2017

Trump’s connections should be less understood as a conspiracy and more representative of a potential willness to turn a blind eye to organized crime, says economist James Henry

Dakota Access Plipeline Protests

March 14, 2017
DeSmogBlog’s Steve Horn says the steel used in the construction of the pipelines will be produced in the US or Canada, but nonetheless will be owned by foreign multinationals