As Trump is about to be sworn in, the press and pundits are agog about his and his fellow Cabinet members’ deep and extensive conflicts of interest, and how dangerous they is for democracy.1 But the hue and cry about conflicts of interest is late in coming. They’ve been tolerated more and more over time […]
Health care in America is broken and the press and pundits seem desperate to paper over how bad it is.
Pension-corruption-fighter/state Treasurer Curt Loftis is under attack. Urge everyone you know in South Carolina to come to his defense.
How you lose when AirBnB wins.
Google looks to have been too clever by half in how far it has gone in trying to silence employees.
More on Uber's questionable prospects and the dubious defenses offered by boosters, in this case, "Freakonomics" professor Stephen Levitt.
In this Real News Network segment, Bill Black describes why elite banksters will have a free hand if Trump gets his appointees through. Although Black focuses here on just departed Goldmanite Gary Cohn, the Democrats ought to put up a pitched battle over another Goldman alum, Steve Mnuchin, Trump’s Treasury Secretary nominee. Mnuchin is unqualified […]
A NBC News affiliate singles out Naked Capitalism, and Naked Capitalism only, as a fake news site and tells viewers not to watch or share it.
More sites team up to take on the Washington Post and the new "Russian propaganda/fake news" McCarthyism.
Mail Boxes Etc. declined to name the company formation agent renting mail box 11, citing a policy of client confidentiality. Reuters Special Reports (Tom Bergin), Dec 5th 2016 By Richard Smith Happily for curious readers, this blogger has no such constraints or inhibitions: directly or indirectly, the gentleman in control of the mailbox at Office […]