Feb 19, 2011

Weekly Mulch: Chevron must pay

Sarah Laskow
An Ecuadorian judge ordered Chevron this week to pay $8.6 billion in damages for polluting the Amazon rainforest from 1964 until 1990.
Feb 8, 2011

Breaking the corporate tax taboo

Conservatives believe the economy will right itself if governments get out of the way. But tax cuts mean public needs go unmet, inequality increases, and the capacity to create jobs is weakened.
Jan 18, 2011

Weekly Audit: What will the GOP cut?

Lindsay Beyerstein
The Republicans won control of the House and picked up seats in the Senate in the midterm election on nebulous promises to slash spending and reduce the size of the federal government.


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