Capitalism

Jon Queally, staff writer
Author and activist Naomi Klein was awarded Canada's top annual prize for non-fiction writing this week, the Hilary Weston Prize presented by the Writers' Trust of Canada, for her recently published book, ' This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate . ' According to the citation offered by the jurors: Klein’s This Changes Everything is a...
Jon Queally, staff writer
British-born comedian and actor Russell Brand spoke to and marched with veteran...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Prominent private philanthropies and charitable foundations, including one...

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In the name of a sometimes questionable transparency - if you don't like something but can't do much about it, does it help to know about it? - the Defense Department publishes daily reports on the contracts they've awarded. On Jan. 14, it authorized spending over $800 million on military equipment and services. That was down to just under $300 million the next day, when the House passed a massive budget bill that includes $572 billion for defense - down from what was requested, but still...