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Business news and analysis from The Nation

  • December 5, 2002

    Fixing the Rotten Corporate Barrel

    States grant corporate charters; they should start taking some of them away.

    John Cavanagh and Jerry Mander

  • November 26, 2002

    The Grubman

    The financial scandals continue to produce more outrageous revelations, but lately they come with lurid personal details more appropriate to bottom-dwelling tabloids than the Wall Street Jou

    William Greider

  • November 26, 2002

    Ask the Relativist

    Dear Dr. Madlaw,
       As a newly elected member of Congress, I am appalled at the high cost of living in Washington. What's a hard-working public servant to do?

    Patricia J. Williams

  • November 22, 2002

    WWJD? Protest Wal-Mart!

    Support was provided by the Fund for Investigative Journalism and the Dick Goldensohn Fund, and is gratefully acknowledged. Liza Featherstone is writing a book about Wal-Mart and women workers, to be published by Basic Books in late 2004.

    Liza Featherstone

  • November 20, 2002

    Shmeer the Kids In

    (An Upper East Side Sea Chanty
    Sung to the tune of 'Blow the Man Down')

    Calvin Trillin


  • October 24, 2002

    Can Coke Prevent AIDS?

    As one of the largest private employers in Africa, the Coca-Cola Company could dramatically alter the course of HIV/AIDS.

    Lisa Weinert

  • October 10, 2002

    Sowing Disaster?

    How genetically engineered American corn has altered the global landscape.

    Mark Schapiro

  • September 12, 2002

    The Right’s Moral Trouble

    Thanks to corporate scandals, conservatives are finally on the defensive.

    Fred Block

  • August 28, 2002

    The Soul of the Worker

    I was born into the House of Labor. My father was a Teamster who drove a truck for thirty-five years. He died with his first retirement check in his pocket, uncashed.

    Dennis Kucinich