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Sandy Relief

June 15, 2013
Communities in Rockaway Islands say Wall Street connected charity denying them access to funds raised through public donations after Sandy

Left Forum Takes on Ecological Transformation

June 6, 2013

Nancy Holmstrom: In the past, the Left Forum meetings in New York have not faced up to environmental and climate change issues – this year it should be the major theme

Bank Profits Soar, Wages Suffer Sharpest Decline in 60 Years

June 6, 2013

Bill Black: The economy is recovering – unless you work for a paycheck.

Drug Wars

June 4, 2013
John Ackerman: Last two Mexican presidents relied on US support for legitimacy not found in polls

TRNN on the Occupy Wall Street Movement

May 20, 2013
Velcrow Ripper and Paul Jay discuss Ripper’s new film and movements, power and the synthesis of spirituality and politics

Banks Win Big as Regulators Refuse to Rein in $700 Trillion Derivatives Market

May 17, 2013

Bill Black: Weakness of financial regulators shows you can not “tame the scorpion”

Organizing the poor

May 16, 2013
Hundreds mark 45th anniversary of Dr. King’s “Poor People’s March” to highlight ongoing fight against inequality and high unemployment

Poor People’s March from Baltimore to DC

May 12, 2013

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Trillion Dollar Tax Havens

April 24, 2013
James Henry: Swiss banks are negotiating fines to avoid prosecution, while billions of dollars continue to be hidden away from taxes

US Lets Swiss Banks, Accused of Aiding Tax Fraud, Avoid Prosecution with Fines

April 24, 2013

James Henry: Swiss banks are negotiating fines to avoid prosecution, while billions of dollars continue to be hidden away from taxes