Chile Shifts Left To Rewrite Pinochet-era Constitution

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

And today we are going to talk about Chile’s elections. This May there were municipal elections and constituent elections, to write a new constitution, because today Chile still has a [...]

Divestment Fever Spreads As ‘Eco Radicals At Goldman Sachs’ Downgrade Exxon Stock To ‘Sell’ Status

By Julia Conley, -

"The best reason to divest fossil fuel stock is that you'd like to help preserve a livable planet. Another reason is so that you won't lose your money." Three days after CNBC host Jim Cramer [...]

Sears Crash Shows Capitalism Is Morally Bankrupt

By Matt Stannard, -

By Matt Stannard for One of my closest friends in town recently lost his job managing a Sears automobile department, when the store was closed for financial reasons. My friend was [...]

Goldman Sachs In Government Pushes Profits Of Goldman Sachs

By Marcus Stanley, -

By Marcus Stanley for Inequality - Goldman Sachs has been a conspicuous presence at the scene of one disaster after another in the past half century. The bank is a leader in a Wall Street [...]

Government By Goldman

By Gary Rivlin and Michael Hudson, -

By Gary Rivlin and Michael Hudson for The Intercept. Steve Bannon was in the room the day Donald Trump first fell for Gary Cohn. So were Reince Priebus, Jared Kushner, and Trump’s pick for [...]

New York Protesters Camp Out At Goldman Sachs To Oppose Trump

By Staff, -

By Staff of Reuters - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of Goldman Sachs Group Inc headquarters on Tuesday to rally against President-elect Donald Trump's picking several former executives of [...]

Vampire Squid Goldman Sachs Gets Away With $5 Billion ‘Non-Punishment’

By Deirdre Fulton, -

By Deirdre Fulton for Common Dreams - Goldman Sachs—once described as "great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity, relentlessly jamming its blood funnel into anything that smells [...]

Denmark Outraged Over Sale Of Energy Co. To Goldman Sachs

By Jonas Schmidt Hansen, -

Economists have suggested that the Danish state, with profit in mind, could have well lent DONG Energy the money it needed to invest and pay off certain loans, without selling the company [...]