Corporate Power

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
A record number of CEOs left their positions in October, the most since the recession in 2008.
"You expect a high turnover during a recession period. To see more turnover during a period where companies are doing very well is surprising."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Mark Zuckerberg
"As I have been saying the privacy frame is bullshit," said another critic. "...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Seattle city council member Kshama Sawant may be heading to electoral defeat after a sustained campaign against her candidacy by Amazon.
"It's supposed to be a democratic process and it's not a democratic process...


For those puzzled by the rancor and mistrust so many feel for Hillary Clinton, a lucid Matt Taibbi looks at Clinton's $675,000 speeches to Goldman Sachs to reveal they're about not just money but allegiance. Turns out Clinton declared that "banker-bashing (was) foolish," it takes a village to get out of a financial crisis (in fact caused by a few greedy oligarchs), and public anger is something "we" - oligarchs and Clintons - need to wait out.