Stories by Sarah Anderson

Sarah Anderson directs the Global Economy Project at the Institute for Policy Studies and is a co-author of the Institute's 20th anniversary Executive Excess report, "Bailed Out, Booted, and Busted." subscribe to Sarah Anderson's feed

Posted on: Nov 1, 2006, Source: AlterNet

While the firm's workers earn a modest wage for risking their lives, execs are raking it in from the safety of their San Francisco offices.

Posted on: Aug 29, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Profiteering execs don't usually brag about their windfalls from the 'war on terror' -- unless they're talking to potential investors.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Just months ago, bulletproof vest-maker David H. Brooks was living large, having raked in millions selling the military body armor. But it was his last hurrah.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2006, Source: AlterNet

If Rumsfeld hopes to bask in Truman's aura as a military leader, he'd do well to take a stand against the rampant corruption that is occurring on his watch.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Executives at some companies with military contracts have increased their salaries by 200 percent since 9/11. It's time to close the loopholes that permit war profiteering.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2001, Source: CorpWatch

To shield various world leaders from popular protest, Quebec City became a virtual police state last weekend. One silver lining to the military crackdown was how it unified anti-free traders of all stripes.