BayArea_ moneyinpolitics_March10

…low turnout primaries- -and, ideally, allow your favorite candidates to avoid those higher, more equitable electorates in November altogether. Voila! The “Reform” Agenda of the Bay Area’s 1% Given the…

Suits for Sale Campaign Kicks Off

…highlight “the best congressional suits money can buy,” Nader said, referring to the campaign funding that comes from various corporations. Nader developed a poster featuring Speaker of the House John…

Getting Tough on Devastating Corporate Crime

…that commit corporate crime are not on the federal dole — taxpayer money should never be used to buy goods and services from corporate criminals. It’s time to crack down…

Love, Corporate-Style

…humanity and engage with users” as comedian Rob Delaney recently put it in an interview with Yahoo! By Ralph Nader As the official Walmart account tweets: “Whew- Retweet if you…

Minimum Wage Support Grows

…only harm low-wage workers, but they also harm all taxpayers. By paying their employees such low wages, corporations end up employing workers who can’t afford to buy food, pay the…

What the Democratic Party Does Well: Doing Itself In

…organized labor can do more with multimillion-dollar organizing drives and ad buys (as they did in 1996). More demonstrations in more Congressional districts and more pressure on nervous Republican incumbents…