An initiative to do just that failed at the ballot box, but gave us all some welcome inspiration.
By manipulating offshore havens, bogus bailouts and other loopholes, US corporations have gotten their tax rates down to a forty-year low.
The 99 percent have been footing the bill for too long. It’s time for the financial industry to pick up its own tab.
A tax on the rapid-fire trades that dominate financial markets would discourage reckless behavior and raise serious funds for public use.
In confusing times like these, it's important to keep the story straight.
Excessive executive pay endangers our public well-being as surely as any pollutants. Obama's $500,000 pay cap is just a start at fixing the problem.
Our forebears struggled to survive in a world dominated by the superrich. Now it's our turn.
The conventional wisdom that Wal-Mart is good for American business and good for consumers just doesn't hold up under scrutiny.
It was as though US and Brazilian trade negotiators feared that if they spent one more minute in Miami, the fragile image of harmony they have struggled to project would shatter into a million p
The final FTAA declaration essentially lays out a road map for a free-trade non-agreement.