Goldman Sachs

Nika Knight, staff writer
A sign at the protest in San Diego, California.
A coal lobbyist and a Boeing executive are to be nominated to deputy positions at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Defense (DoD), respectively, making President Donald Trump's campaign promises to "drain the swamp" continue to look like a lot of hot air . Andrew Wheeler, the lobbyist to be nominated as deputy EPA...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
President Donald Trump has selected yet another Goldman Sachs executive to fill...
Democracy Now!
There has been a wholesale corporate takeover of the government. That’s the...


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.