The Fraud in Foreclosure Fraud KPFK Los Angeles Interview

This morning’s interview with Sonali Kolhatkar for KPFK’s morning program, “Uprising,” was worthwhile for me because Sonali was asking exactly the right questions: Where exactly did the “fraud” take place […]
Richard Eskow

I Know I Know Vote Anyway

I get it. Believe me, I get it. Every day I talk to people – especially progressives – who are deeply disappointed with the leaders they worked so hard to […]
Richard Eskow

G-20 On Currency — Maybe In November

The G-20 is trying to calm fears of a currency war and will take up currency problems again when leaders meet in November. Bloomberg: G-20 to Avoid `Competitive Devaluation,’ Prod […]

Vote For Jobs

Visit the “I’m Voting For…” campaign Should you vote? Does your vote matter? If you care about jobs, your vote really, really matters this time. If the Tea Party wave […]

The People Who Own The Country Ought To Govern It

That’s founder and first supreme court justice John Jay. Must-see video from GRIT TV about the Chamber of Whores: More here. Obviously, Big Money has always been the most powerful […]

Wall Streets Tea Party

The Tea Party likes to wrap itself in “grassroots” contempt for wealthy elites, but the 12 leading Tea Party Senate candidates have accepted over $4.6 million in campaign contributions from […]
Zach Carter

Off the Table

We’re working with some of the best state-level bloggers from around the country to help us tell the truth about key economic and social policy issues, and to draw the […]

The Elephant In The Foreclosure Fraud Room Second Liens

There’s been plenty of recent media attention to the prospect of investor lawsuits over fraudulent mortgages and mortgage securities. But investor lawsuits against mortgage servicers could be even more damaging […]
Zach Carter

The Big Biz Behind GOPs Small Gov

The following was originally published in Politico. Republicans dub their congressional challengers the Young Guns, who proclaim a reborn conservative fealty to balanced budgets, small government and free markets. At […]
Robert Borosage

Fascist America Is This Election The Next Turn

In August 2009, I wrote a piece titled Fascist America: Are We There Yet? that sparked much discussion on both the left and right ends of the blogosphere. In it, […]
Sara Robinson

Banker-Run Third Way Opposes Foreclosure Moratorium On Banks

The so-called “centrists” at Third Way Foundation have come out against a national foreclosure moratorium, but like many of Third Way’s policies, there’s nothing centrist about their opposition. Third Way […]
Zach Carter

The Populists Tackle China’s Currency Manipulation

In advance of Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner’s visit to China tomorrow, members of the House Populist Caucus today issued a statement urging him to release a determination on Chinese currency […]
Steven Capozzola

Congress Tackles Clean Energy Tax Incentives

Scott Boos at the Alliance for American Manufacturing has published an analysis of Congressional efforts to boost domestic clean energy technology and producton… Yesterday, the House Ways and Means Committee […]
Steven Capozzola

Census Bureau Purchasing Components Made Overseas

The Census has been purchasing promotional materials for Census 2010 that were manufactured overseas, and Congressman Dan Lipinski (D-IL) is not happy about it.
Steven Capozzola

Clean Energy Manufacturing Jobs & Earth Day 40th Anniversary

On Thursday, April 22, 2010, the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day, groups representing workers, industry, and environmental groups will be lobbying Senate offices, urging members to support policies that ensure […]
Steven Capozzola

the truth of the unemployment

When will we learn that outsourcing to China proves hazardous to our health?… The Miley Cyrus line of bracelets and necklaces contain toxic levels of cadmium. As the Associated Press […]
Steven Capozzola

Making Sense On Jobs And The Deficit

Editor’s Note: This is the last in a series of “Making Sense” fact sheets on key economic issues to help you win the debate on the core issues facing middle-class […]
Isaiah J. Poole
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