Stories by Nicholas von Hoffman

Nicholas von Hoffman is the author of A Devil's Dictionary of Business, now in paperback. He is a Pulitzer Prize-losing author of thirteen books, including Citizen Cohn. subscribe to Nicholas von Hoffman's feed

Posted on: Jul 4, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The author worked closely with community organizing legend Saul Alinsky. What would Alinsky say to progressives today?

Posted on: Apr 27, 2009, Source: The Nation

After all the help that's been given to them, financial institutions are still not doing much with the money.

Posted on: Dec 18, 2008, Source: The Nation

Madoff's fall has planted the seeds of suspicion. We now doubt those we have done business with for years. The presumption of trust is gone.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2008, Source: The Nation

Americans know all the sleazy details of the Edwards affair. But they remain in the dark about a scandal that affects the livelihoods of millions.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2008, Source: The Nation

People are discovering they have been forced into a system in which others have gambled with their retirement savings and lost it.