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Mary Bottari

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Mary Bottari

Mary Bottari is the Director of the Center for Media and Democracy's Real Economy Project. She is an experienced policy wonk and public interest advocate. Her writings can be found at BanksterUSA.org.


News and Features

A funny thing happened on the way to the fiscal cliff: real people fought back. 

The federal inquiry hearings inevitably leads to the question: why aren't any these big players already in jail? And no, Bernie Madoff doesn't count.

The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission sent a strong message by putting Wall Street titans under oath, but answers about the financial crisis proved evasive.


  Everyone wants the economy to bounce bank, and the President's not wrong to believe that the way to revive things is to boost...