Israel And US Hide Corps Supporting Israeli Settlements

By Marjorie Cohn, -

In December 2016 the United Nations Security Council passed a resolution reaffirming that Israel's Jewish settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT) are illegal and calling on [...]

How Corporate Power Killed Democracy

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By Richard Moser for Counter Punch - The rise of Corporate Power was the fall of democracy. Over the long haul, US politics has revolved around a deep tension between democracy and an [...]

New Tool For Preventing Workplace Deaths

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By Russell Mokhiber of Corporate Crime Report - The database catalogues state criminal prosecutions against companies and individuals whose actions caused a worker’s death or serious injury. The [...]

Cutting Corporate Taxes Will Not Boost American Wages

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By Josh Bivens for EPI - Bivens and Blair (2017) explain in detail how the theory for corporate tax cuts as a wage-boosting tool breaks down in the face of real-world data. This report provides a [...]

Only Nonviolent Resistance Will Destroy Corporate State

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By Chris Hedges for Truth Dig - The encampments by Native Americans at Standing Rock, N.D., from April 2016 to February 2017 to block construction of the Dakota Access pipeline provided the [...]

Hundreds Of Billions In Taxes Avoided Off-Shore By Corporations

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By Staff of U.S. PIRG - U.S.-based multinational corporations are allowed to play by a different set of rules than small and domestic businesses or individuals when it comes to paying taxes. [...]

Supreme Court Rules Against Private Prisons

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By Staff of CCRJustice - October 10, 2017, New York, NY – Today, the Supreme Court denied a petition by private prison corporations seeking to block the release of government documents about [...]

Tenants Push Back Against Corporate Landlords During “Renter Week Of Action”

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By Candice Bernd for Truthout - "One year in January we didn't have any heat. They would come and they would quote-unquote 'fix it' during the day and by nightfall it would be completely gone [...]

These Corporations Have The Biggest Influence On Climate Policy

By Lorraine Chow, -

By Lorraine Chow for Eco Watch - For better or worse, corporations have a major influence on climate change policy. Just look at Koch Industries, a multinational conglomerate owned by [...]

The Activists Who Helped Shut Down Trump’s CEO Councils

By Sarah Anderson, -

By Sarah Anderson for Inequality - The CEOs who made up two White House advisory councils have fled like rats on a sinking ship. Their exodus — a dramatic rebuke of Donald Trump — came within 48 [...]

Youngstown Residents Push To Oust Corporations From Election Campaigns

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By Staff of In These Times - Today, a long-standing community rights group in Youngstown, Ohio, submitted over 1,900 signatures to qualify their Youngstown Fair Election Bill of Rights initiative [...]

Activist Investors Must Disrupt Corporate Business As Usual

By Clara Herzberg, -

By Clara Herzberg for Truthout - Once known by terms like "asset strippers" or "corporate raiders," activist investors -- shareholders who take large stakes in a company and pressure or replace [...]

Going Soft On Corporate Crime A Bipartisan Affair

By Russell Mokhiber, -

By Russell Mokhiber for Corporate Crime Reporter - Donald Trump is not a fan of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), the law that says it’s illegal for any person — corporate or human — to [...]

US Expanding Militarization & Corporate Looting In Central America

By Jeff Abbott, -

By Jeff Abbott for Towards Freedom - In mid-June, the Presidents of the Northern Triangle (Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador) met with US Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Rex [...]

Don’t Let Corporations Pick What Websites You Visit

By Razan Azzarkani, -

By Razan Azzarkani for Other Words - Think about the websites you visit. The movies you stream. The music you listen to online. The animal videos that are just too cute not to share. Now think [...]