Corporate Power

Sam Biddle, The Intercept
Leak may have potentially violated the privacy of almost every single registered voter in the United States
Common Dreams staff
Though President Donald Trump now occupies the most powerful office in the...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
President Donald Trump in January 2017 surrounded by members of his senior staff, including White House chief of staff Reince Priebus, counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway, and Senior Counselor Stephen Bannon. (Photo: Shawn Thew-Pool/Getty Images)
Candidate Donald Trump's pledge to "drain the swamp" was apparently made with a...

Further

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.