Former Dewey LeBoeuf employee Zachary Warren at his arraignment in New York state court on criminal charges. Rick Kopstein When the Manhattan district attorney’s office charged four defendants Thursday with a combined 106 counts of criminal fraud, theft and conspiracy … Continue reading
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The Retirement Gamble
FRONTLINE's Retirement Gamble raises disturbing questions about how America’s unregulated mutual funds and financial institutions fail to protect retirement savings through excessive management fees.
Encore: Taming Capitalism Run Wild
From: MOYERS & COMPANY
Economist Richard Wolff talks about battling rampant capitalism and fighting for economic justice. A Professor of Economics at the University of Massachusetts, Wolff has written many books on the effects of rampant capitalism, including Capitalism Hits the Fan: The Global Economic Meltdown and What to Do About It. Read more at MOYERS & COMPANY
Wealth Inequality Video Goes Viral
The issue of wealth inequality across the US is well known, but this video shows you the extent of that imbalance in dramatic and graphic fashion. The viral video on Mashable relies heavily on a 2011 Mother Jones article and information from CNNMoney and ThinkProgress, and challenges the relationship between free market capitalism and community values.
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