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Corporate Power

Rest Is Important, but Corporate Polluters Want Us to Stay Distracted

It’s hard to take on systems, but until we do, they'll continue to grind up nature and spit out profit where rivers, forests and meadows once stood.

David Suzuki ·

Big Bank, Corporate Destruction of Forests Worsening Climate Crisis: Report

"Most companies and financial institutions with the greatest ability to halt deforestation are doing little or nothing."

Kenny Stancil ·

After Year of Vaccine Profiteering, Pfizer Hikes Prices on 125 Drugs

"Drug corporations can do this because we let them—unlike other nations that use their purchasing power to get a better deal," said David Mitchell of Patients for Affordable Drugs.

Jake Johnson ·

How Corporate Greed Fuels Killer Tornadoes

They weren't "lost" to a storm—they were killed by a deliberate corporate culture that routinely cuts corners on worker safety to put more profit in corporate pockets.

Jim Hightower ·

The Fed Is Getting This Economy All Wrong

Policymakers at the Fed and in Congress continue to disregard the elephant in the room: the power of large corporations to raise prices.

Robert Reich ·

Think Big to Overcome Losing Big to Corporatism

Civic groups are winning some skirmishes, while losing the battle and the war to the entrenched corporate state.

Ralph Nader ·

Warren, Jayapal Demand Google Stop Trying to 'Bully' DOJ Antitrust Official

Noting similar efforts by Amazon and Facebook, they said the tech giant "should focus on complying with antitrust law rather than attempting to rig the system with these unseemly tactics."

Jessica Corbett ·

'Pandemic Profiteering, Plain and Simple': Walmart and Kroger Hike Prices for Covid Tests

"Companies will not simply decide to take less of a profit during a health crisis unless we make them."

Jake Johnson ·

Volunteer Quits Moderna Vaccine Trial Over 'Ruthless Corporate Profit-Making'

"Science for outrageous profit that costs people their lives is not noble. That is why I can no longer in good conscience be part of Moderna's trials."

Brett Wilkins ·

Bernie Sanders Has New Year's Resolution for Progressives: Fight Like Hell in 2022

"Despair is not an option," the senator said. "We must stand up and fight back."

Brett Wilkins ·

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