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Seeing Inflation as 'Opportunity,' Corporations Are Profiting From Price Hikes: Analysis

New data reveals a massive "transfer of wealth" from the working class, which is paying higher prices as consumers, to the investor class reaping the financial benefits.

Kenny Stancil ·


Sanders Pushes Biden to Nix Amazon's Federal Contracts Over 'Illegal Anti-Union Activity'

"Taxpayer dollars should not go to companies like Amazon and multi-billionaires like Jeff Bezos who repeatedly break the law."

Jake Johnson ·


Shareholders Target Wall Street Banks With 'Groundbreaking' Climate Resolutions

"Investors are saying we can't conduct business in a world that is on fire, that has heatwaves and insufficient water. And I do think companies are beginning to understand that it's in their interest to take action."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Penny Wise and Pound Foolish': Democrats Urged to Reject Pivot to Austerity

"Without further action, the economic gains we've made since we passed the American Rescue Plan will be erased," argued an alliance of grassroots organizations.

Jake Johnson ·


House Dems Back Marijuana Industry Workers in Unionizing Push

"Workers need economic security and fair treatment in the workplace, and cannabis workers are no different," said one union representative recently.

Julia Conley ·


Poor Nations Face 'Perfect Storm' of Debt, Food, and Energy Crises: UN

"In the face of this gathering storm of adversity, we must come together as an international community," said United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed.

Kenny Stancil ·


'Put Patients First': 70+ Groups Push Senate to Act on Sky-High Drug Prices

"After years of promises to lower the prices of prescription drugs, voters are demanding elected officials follow through."

Jake Johnson ·


'Elon, There Are Rules': EU Says Twitter Must Comply With New Digital Services Act

One day after Elon Musk took over Twitter, a top European regulator gave the world's richest man a "reality check" about how they will respond if he loosens the platform's content moderation policies.

Kenny Stancil ·


'An Enormous Inspiration': More Than 30 Starbucks Locations Have Voted to Unionize

"We are not going to let billionaire union-busters stand in our way," said one Starbucks employee.

Jake Johnson ·


Prosecutions of Corporate Criminals Hit Record Low Under Biden: Report

"Allowing corporate crime to go unpursued and unpunished is not an option," declares a new report by the consumer advocacy group Public Citizen.

Jake Johnson ·

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