Penny Pritzker's nomination shows how financiers keep being rewarded even as the country suffers the financial crisis they wrought.
Battalions of regulatory lawyers burrowed deep in the federal bureaucracy to foil reform.
The Democratic senator is introducing legislation to break them up, but he’s in an uphill battle—against not only the GOP but his own party.
The heat is on big banks and CEOs as labor and community activists band together.
For Yolanda Andrews, losing her house would mean losing everything. That's why she's standing up to predatory banking.
Whoever wins on November 6, progressive campaigns will continue to target the tiny elite that rules the country.
Bereft of their big tent at Zuccotti Park, activists have found a unifying theme in debt.
If Occupy evolves into a debt resistance movement, the results could be explosive.
A devastating report reveals the predatory practices behind the $150 billion private student-lending industry.
When it comes to defending homeowners from the big banks, the California attorney general is on a roll.