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This clutch of books offers
an excellent retrospective on the recent stock-market crash, which
wiped out $8.5 trillion in market value.

Like mushrooms after a spring rain, signs pop up at this time of year in hardscrabble urban neighborhoods across the country, promising quick and easy money.

Although media attention has been focused on civil violence in the Baghdad area, Iraq's vast and vulnerable network of oil pipelines and pumping stations has become a major battlefield in the ong

Exxon has used the legal system to avoid paying damages for the Valdez spill.

Eric Alterman and Mark Green would like to thank Jenny Stepp for her research on this article.

Paul Wellstone would have loved the turn the race for the Democratic presidential nomination has taken.

Percy Daley has seen a lot of politics in his eighty years, but he never saw anything like the crowd that showed up at the Belfast, Maine, city hall when Democrats gathered for their presidential

The Bush Administration's apparent motto: "Leave no defense contractor behind."

A questionable plan to wire poor schools has turned into a business boondoggle.

Blogs

The Big Box retailer is offshoring more than jobs. 

June 22, 2015

Could shifts in Murdoch’s empire mean a kinder, gentler Fox News?

June 19, 2015

How the “Twin Ocean Railroad” pits people against profit.

June 19, 2015

Will the scandals roiling FIFA put a stop to the deadly construction projects?

June 15, 2015

From weak enforcement to a blank check for President Cruz, why Democrats are rebelling against trade promotion authority.

June 11, 2015

Walmart's sustainability record is anything but ethical.

June 5, 2015

Americans want to believe that sports are the last remaining venue for honest competition—but we’ve known otherwise for years.

May 29, 2015

Wells Fargo workers are protesting the bank’s predatory practices.

April 13, 2015

As its battle against the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan intensifies, Big Coal is getting a lot of help from friends in high places.

March 25, 2015

The debt crisis has little to do with poor budgeting and everything to do with crony capitalism.

March 4, 2015