Here and abroad, Trump’s wealthy backers understand that his populist rhetoric is a masquerade.
The billionaires who backed Trump are making out a lot better than Putin.
After a 12-year struggle, Salvadoran lawmakers voted to ban mining for metals.
The investor-state provisions in NAFTA don’t help workers. Instead, they hand enormous power to corporations to bully governments into undoing measures to protect workers, the environment, and public health.
At a city council hearing, economic justice advocates helped build momentum behind CEO pay reform.
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Coalition of Groups State “There Are No Winners,” Investor-State Arbitration Subverts Democracy
There’s a subset of think tanks like IPS that don’t solicit contributions from governments and large corporations.
In the second issues of the International Review of Contemporary Law, dedicated to the 70th Anniversary of the United Nations Charter, Phyllis Bennis writes about the Paris climate talks, the UN, terrorism, and the global war on terror.
Under what conditions do governments of poorer countries become active defenders and protectors of the environment?
While the rest of us pay the sticker price, lawmakers are considering a special deluxe tax rate for giant corporations.
President Obama and some members of Congress think the easiest way to fund infrastructure is by granting corporations a large tax cut on their untaxed offshore profits.
Maryland’s welcome signs should read open for ‘big’ business under Gov. Hogan.
Congress needs to shut down offshore tax shelters without rewarding the corporations that built them.
The SEC finally moves, ever so slightly, against wagers that reward CEOs when their companies fail.
A growing number of corporations spend more on executive compensation than federal income taxes.