Tag: Wall Street
“Let us remember that we are not the criminals. The criminals are the people who are letting this world burn for money.”
It's no secret that the driving force behind the fossil fuel industry's expansion is the financial industry. But the nation's leading climate...
We speak with investigative reporter Aaron Glantz about his new book “Homewreckers,” which looks at the devastating legacy of the foreclosure crisis...
Sign the petition and help us tell Congress to consider the Stop Wall Street Looting Act as the first step towards halting these abusive practices.
"We bailed out Wall Street in 2008. It's time to tax Wall Street's greed to help the American people."
"It is long past time for Congress to rein in the recklessness of Wall Street billionaires and build an economy that works for all Americans."
Many 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls have reportedly been spending a significant chunk of their time on the trail cozying up to Wall Street executives and raking in checks at big-dollar events across the nation.
Even as these candidates vocally reject corporate America, their latest fundraising reports show corporate America hasn't rejected them.
Booker has sworn off corporate PAC contributions, but his biggest donors work in fields whose interests run counter to progressive priorities.