55 Corporations Paid $0 In Federal Taxes On 2020 Profits

By Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy. -

At least 55 of the largest corporations in America paid no federal corporate income taxes in their most recent fiscal year despite enjoying substantial pretax profits in the United States. This [...]

Ending Private Prisons Is Not Enough

By Ashish Prashar, Business Insider. -

President Joe Biden, by executive order, directed the Department of Justice to end its private prison use. It's a step in the right direction and a symbolic moment for this administration to say [...]

Corporations #Resist Trump By Cutting Funding For Republicans

By Tatiana Cozzarelli, Left Voice. -

Dozens of large corporations  are stopping all donations to the political parties and their politicians in the wake of the right-wing storming of the Capitol last Wednesday. In many cases, [...]

Why Do Americans Give Away So Much Control To Corporations?

By Ralph Nader, Counterpunch. -

The American people own most of the wealth – private and public – and most of the information in the country. The top one percent do not. The American people have most of the power in the [...]

Corporate And White-Collar Prosecutions At All-Time Lows

By Staff, Trac.syr.edu -

The latest available case-by-case records from the Department of Justice (DOJ) show that the prosecution of white-collar offenders in January 2020 reached an all-time low since tracking began [...]

The End Of The Corporation?

By Marjorie Kelly, Longreads.tni.org -

Imagine your town is crisscrossed by giant trains that travel insanely fast, because the train owners pay their drivers based on speed. The town establishes speed limits, installs flashing [...]

How Corporations Are Forcing Their Way Into America’s Public Schools

By Jeff Bryant, Our Schools, Independent Media Institute -

In the expanding effort to privatize the nation's public education system, an ominous, less-understood strain of the movement is the corporate influence in Career and Technical Education (CTE) [...]

Pompeo: US Rejects UN Database Of Israeli Settlement Companies

By Staff, Aljazeera.com -

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday said the US government would not furnish any information for a database of companies operating in the occupied West Bank that the United [...]

State Of Power 2020

By Staff, Tni.org -

The Corporation is capitalism's preeminent institution, dominating our economy, distorting our politics and reshaping society. TNI's ninth flagship State of Power report delves deep into the [...]

Putting A Face Onto The Corporation

By Nick Buxton, Roarmag.org -

Corporations account for 78 of the world’s 100 largest economies, yet they remain cloaked in mystery. TNI’s State of Power 2020 report takes a deep dive into capitalism’s preeminent institution. [...]

The Corporate Debt Bubble Is A Train Wreck In Slow Motion

By Brandon Smith, Alt-market.com -

There are two subjects that the mainstream media seems specifically determined to avoid discussing these days when it comes to the economy - the first is the problem of falling global demand for [...]

Tax Gap Of Silicon Six Over $100 Billion So Far This Decade

By Staff, Fairtaxmark.net -

The Fair Tax Mark will later this week release a new report, The Silicon Six and their $100 billion global tax gap, which examines the tax conduct of Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, Google and [...]

Multinational Mining Corporations Are Exploiting U.S. Taxpayers

By Nicole Gentile, Americanprogress.org -

Under the Trump administration, corporate profits have taken priority over public lands time and time again. However, the biggest of all handouts to the mining industry started decades before [...]

Global Minimum Corporate Tax Needed

By Joseph E. Stiglitz, Project-syndicate.org -

NEW YORK – Globalization has gotten a bad rap in recent years, and often for good reason. But some critics, not least US President Donald Trump, place the blame in the wrong place, conjuring up a [...]

21st Century Corporate Governance: New Rules For Worker Representation On Corporate Boards

By Lenore Palladino, Rooseveltinstitute.org -

In a new working paper, Roosevelt Senior Economist and Fellow Lenore Palladino argues that the 21st century American economy requires a new, more accurate, and more effective model for corporate [...]