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Scott Neigh | Rebecca Keetch and Tiffany Balducci talk about Green Jobs Oshawa and the fight to get their city's soon-closing automobile assembly plant taken into public hands and re-tooled for green production.
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Nick Fillmore | Journalists used to be taught to report not what people say but what they do. What's changed?
Podcast
Redeye Collective | Last weekend, Greek voters turned down the terms of a financial bailout. Costas Panayotakis explains what led 60% of voters to reject the deal and what will happen next in Greece.
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Greek soldier on Syntagma Square
Christopher Majka | As Greece hovers between misery and incipient tragedy, it's worth delving into its roots. Who's responsible for this collision of capital and humanity? How can Greeks escape the flames of austerity?
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Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce in Montreal. Photo: Wally Gobetz/Flickr
David Macdonald | The CCPA released my report, "The Big Banks' Big Secret," which provides the first public estimates of the emergency funds taken by Canadian banks.
Columnists
Jim Stanford | The banks were absolutely stabilized, and possibly saved, by extraordinary government interventions. Whether you call that a bailout or a "liquidity injection" is all in the semantics.
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Zach Carter | A massive foreclosure fraud scandal is rocking the U.S. mortgage market.
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Amanda Anderson | Want to make money quickly, but don't want ethics to get in the way? Big banks are outsourcing their foreclosure duties to fraudulent law firms, known as foreclosure mills, and getting away with it.
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Murray Dobbin | When is a bank bail-out not a bailout? When the Canadian bankers' Association President, Nancy Hughes Anthony says so.
Columnists
Duncan Cameron | The story of Greece (and the PIIGS: Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Greece, Spain) making the rounds did not include the bankers who created the problem.
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Zach Carter | Last week, the Securities and Exchange Commission filed fraud charges against Goldman Sachs and underscored what most Americans have believed for some time: Wall Street has rigged the economy.
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Zach Carter | While the poor judgment of top-level officials at Treasury and the Office of Management and Budget frequently makes the news, there is another, unrecognized economic crew doing terrific work.