Stories by Pam Martens

Pam Martens worked on Wall Street for 21 years. She is the Editor of Wall Street On Parade.  subscribe to Pam Martens's feed

Posted on: Dec 7, 2015, Source: Wall Street on Parade

The Muslim community itself has been under relentless assault by homegrown religious extremists since the attacks on the World Trade towers.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The problems at NYU are emblematic of an insular institution whose Board is heavily dominated by the same Wall Street people who heaped disgrace upon their own institutions.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2013, Source: Wall Street on Parade

When it comes to big banks, shareholders are protected; taxpayers screwed.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2013, Source: AlterNet

What an alligator named George reveals about wildlife killings in refuges across the country.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Shocking signs of business control of government

Posted on: Sep 6, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Meet the lawyer who keeps getting Citigroup off the hook for fraud.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Abu Dhabi has likely learned an important lesson about how Wall Street does business. An investigative report reveals the company's nasty dealings.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The complex machinations that pitted county treasurers against the deceptive wizards of Wall Street.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

When will we stand up to Wall Street and their sycophants in Congress and say: “ENOUGH!”

Posted on: Jul 1, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The paper of record is in serious need of a fact checker when it comes to whether the Glass-Steagall Act could have prevented the financial crisis.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

An "Investment" office sans licensed investment brokers is the latest deregulatory mutation on Wall Street.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2012, Source: Wall Street on Parade

The U.S. Senate Banking Committee has proven to the American people that any shred of confidence they might still have in our financial markets is misplaced.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

There are plenty of lessons to be learned from MF Global, all of which we can count on Congress to ignore at the behest of Wall Street money until the next financial crisis.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2012, Source: CounterPunch

Is the think tank a citadel of libertarian advocacy or whore for the Republican Party?

Posted on: Feb 28, 2012, Source: CounterPunch

Hedge Fund money teams up with Koch and BB&T to buy the minds of America's students and professors.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2011, Source: CounterPunch

In a secretive government facility Wall Street firms get to sit alongside the New York Police Department and spy on law-abiding citizens.

Posted on: Nov 24, 2010, Source: CounterPunch

We must put the wealth back into the hands from which it was taken in a rigged wealth transfer scheme.

Posted on: Oct 27, 2010, Source: CounterPunch

A secretive libertarian nonprofit bankrolled a fear-mongering effort to get McCain into the White House. Until now, where the money came from has been a hotly debated mystery.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2009, Source: CounterPunch

The National Arbitration Forum isn't impartial -- it's financially shackled to debt collection law firms representing major credit card companies.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2009, Source: CounterPunch

There's a cycle going on here: if you don't put money in consumers' hands, you get repetitive cycles of layoffs and growing unemployment.