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While the American people find themselves priced out of health insurance and healthcare, the CEOs of America's largest for-profit health insurers are making record salaries. And perks . . .like ...
by nyceve
Comment Count 352 comments on Tue May 26, 2009 at 10:27 AM PDT with 634 Recommends
Yesterday, in a NYTimes Op-Ed titled "Reform or Bust" , Nobel Economist Paul Krugman gave some well needed advice on ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 236 comments on Tue Sep 22, 2009 at 06:51 AM PDT with 296 Recommends
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/22/strike-spreads-chinese-supplier-adidas-nike-yeu-yuen-factory-jiangxi-guangdong From the Guardian: A strike at a Chinese factory that manufactures shoes ...
by Jamesleo
Comment Count 95 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2014 at 09:03 AM PDT with 210 Recommends
Without calling out anyone in particular, I've seen A LOT of instances over the last few days, both in diaries and in comments, along the lines of this: 'How can this Snowden guy have even gotten ...
by GoGoGoEverton
Comment Count 216 comments on Wed Jun 12, 2013 at 07:49 AM PDT with 88 Recommends
Speaking of Obama's tax plan Joe complained, .... "...but they start talking about economics, income redistribution, get--you know, taking from the most productive members of society and ...
by DelicateMonster
Comment Count 80 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2008 at 08:04 AM PDT with 64 Recommends
CEO-to-worker compensation ratio, with options granted and options realized, 1965–2011 "Options granted" compensation includes salary, bonus, restricted stock grants, options granted and long-...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 64 comments on Thu May 03, 2012 at 03:47 PM PDT with 55 Recommends
Claire McCaskill was just on MSNBC making a case that those that came away with the Billions of bonuses recently, those people that begged for taxpayer money to bail out their failing companies, ...
by Goose for Obama
Comment Count 121 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2009 at 12:26 PM PST with 54 Recommends
The thoughts in this diary are shaped in part by the book I'm reading, The Big Squeeze: Tough Times for the American Worker by Steven ...
by Geenius at Wrok
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Aug 12, 2009 at 11:15 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
Love thy neighbor.
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2009 at 11:05 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Why DO they do it? The Merchants of Right Wing Rhetoric, day in, day out -- Why do they push the envelope -- test the boundaries of civility; abandon the need for Facts; and stir up the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Jan 19, 2011 at 04:55 AM PST with 20 Recommends
The same CEO who pledged to make Americans 'suffer' during the fiscal cliff drama, lives in a mansion on a mountain with a hot tub, ...
by james321
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 11, 2013 at 12:07 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
(NOW WITH CORRECTED GRAPHIC!!!) They can't even tell a decent, believable lie. This latest creation of the Right Wing Noise Machine, this nonsense about "War on women: Obama White House paid ...
by Bill Schmalfeldt
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Apr 14, 2012 at 11:54 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Unemployment and foreclosures continue to rise and Wall Street reacts predictably to Obama's call for executive pay cuts. What planet are these guys from? Perhaps they should try living on a teacher'...
by Woodworker
Comment Count 41 comments on Sat Oct 24, 2009 at 03:03 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
You would expect that the people paid by multinational finance giants to know how much money they have would have seen this international financial disaster coming, right? Apparently, ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 45 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2009 at 08:43 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Since we the taxpayers now own roughly 80% of AIG, it is time to treat AIG like every other governmental agency. I just saw ...
by Eman
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2009 at 02:51 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Why DO they do it? The merchants of right-wing rhetoric, day in, day out -- Why do they push the envelope -- test the boundaries of civility; abandon the need for Facts; and stir up the base ...
by jamess
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Mar 02, 2012 at 07:25 PM PST with 14 Recommends
According to a report from the National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future, almost a third of the 3.2 ...
by c had
Comment Count 134 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2009 at 11:20 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
by Tula Connell
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Sep 27, 2006 at 07:04 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
by JPete
Comment Count 68 comments on Sun Nov 27, 2005 at 11:21 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. We all remember having to bail out the big banks to the tune of $
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Apr 13, 2010 at 01:52 PM PDT with 8 Recommends