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Someone somewhere must die for the pleasure someone somewhere else takes in a $4.95 bikini top.
How did the conservative ideas of Friedrich Hayek and the Austrian school become our economic reality? By turning the market into the realm of great politics and morals.
Penny Pritzker's nomination shows how financiers keep being rewarded even as the country suffers the financial crisis they wrought.
Disclosures reveal that corporations and lobbying firms award six-figure bonuses to staff who leave to take powerful positions on Capitol Hill.
Hopes for a progressive government failed, thanks to suicidal divisions among the center-left and Beppe Grillo’s demagogic posturing.
The executive director of the Bangladesh Center for Worker Solidarity talks to Pramila Jayapal about how American consumers can pressure US corporations to protect workers abroad.
Farming communities are being turned into huge, open-air laboratories by energy companies—with ordinary people serving as guinea pigs.
Battalions of regulatory lawyers burrowed deep in the federal bureaucracy to foil reform.
The difference between rich and poor is stunting economic growth, the mayoral candidate says.
Without its lifeline, a stream of federal aid, Lemoore is in crisis mode—and residents of all political stripes are united in outrage.
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