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Posted on: Nov 26, 2013, Source: YES! Magazine

The profits of corporate giants that crash our economy and corrupt our politics deserve your outrage. But the efforts to curb them need your creative energy.

Posted on: Oct 28, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Gone are the days when U.S. billionaires accounted for over 40 percent of the list.

Posted on: Mar 28, 2012, Source: YES! Magazine

The candidates for next month’s selection could finally change the game of serving markets over people—and we all might have a role to play.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2011, Source: YES! Magazine

It turns out that most job creation in the United States is the result of Main Street entrepreneurs, not Wall Street financial wizards.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The governments of the largest economies in the world walked out of the summit with a plan that takes the global economy three big steps backwards.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Obama has opened the door to change. Whether we can blow on through depends on us and our ability to organize.

Posted on: Dec 9, 2008, Source: Institute for Policy Studies

A civil society statement on the G20 summit from IPS Director John Cavanagh and coalition members.

Posted on: Nov 25, 2008, Source: Foreign Policy in Focus

Neglecting aid to the developing world, and fixating on the financial mess, will negatively affect Western nations.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Look no further than the World Bank to see how many economic, social and environmental problems so-called experts can make worse.

Posted on: May 18, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Progressives should think twice before rejoicing over Wolfie's departure.

Posted on: Jul 28, 2005, Source: AlterNet

In response to last night's questionable CAFTA vote, citizen groups must make sure this story gets told.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2005, Source: Institute for Policy Studies

Ten reasons why Paul Wolfowitz would be perfect for the job of World Bank president.