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In contrast to Obama’s go-easy approach, officials like Eric Schneiderman and Martha Coakley are insisting on vigorous prosecution of bankers.
There is no three-strikes law for crooked bankers, who usually get off with a fine and a promise not to do it again, and again and again.
The nation’s largest banks are methodically harvesting the last possible pound of flesh from millions of homeowners. We should put a stop to it.
Think of Iraq as the AIG of wars, only this bailout is still going on.
While right-wingers froth over the Solyndra mess, a scandal with far higher stakes is being swept under the rug.
The Chamber of Commerce and its Republican allies have launched “the Contract With America on steroids.”
The UK rioters know full well that their elites are looters too.
Is America finally learning that extreme inequality isn't just bad for those at the bottom—it’s ruinous for those on top, too?
Jobs are not jobs unless workers can live off of their wages in a way that does not trap them in eternal poverty.