Are You Ready to Consider that Capitalism is NOT the Real Problem?

Capitalism is many things, to many people. "The problem" is not one of them.

The Four Pillars of Oligarchy

If  nearly every day we're presented with yet another example of how justice should have been served, but was thwarted by a corporation's bottom line, then what type of government do we have right now?

Response to the Powell Memo: A Progressive Blueprint — Part I

What follows is a direct rebuttal to the original Powell Memo, in five parts, frequently using Powell’s own words, which instead offers a progressive plan to take back the country from the ravages the corporate oligarchy has committed on the American people and restore the freedoms and protections to which we are entitled.

The Current Corporate Coup

In 2014 two Princeton researchers published a study proving the accuracy of that folk wisdom. They found that what ordinary people wanted and what the government actually did had essentially no relationship. On the other hand, the preferences of the economic elites had quite a significant impact on actual policies.