Two major lawsuits--filed in the United States against multinational
corporations including GM, IBM and Citigroup for aiding and abetting
apartheid--are at a critical juncture.
See also Tim Shorrock's March 2002 story for The Nation
on the Carlyle Group.
The best names in Wall Street, who besmirched themselves with
double-dealing stock-market scandals, were finally "punished" recently,
and the miscreants could not contain their glee.
Even before US troops arrived in Baghdad, looting broke out--in
A lot of folks die.
At last the war ends.
The world is made safe
For Dick Cheney's friends.
Union members are making links between customers' concerns and their
Pennsylvania's mine rescue was inspiring, but the real story was
Though he did not get much credit for it, one of Harvey Pitt's last acts
as SEC chairman was to hand a tremendous victory over the mutual-fund
industry to the AFL-CIO.
On February 26 for the first time a judge will make substantive and
procedural rulings on a probable eight lawsuits that are at the cutting
edge of the movement to compensate African-Americans
How the crisis is destroying jobs--and what can be done about it.