Wall Street

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
"Scary news for Wall Street and great news for the rest of us!"
Jon Queally, staff writer
"The Democratic Party," writes one critic, "needs a clean break from corporate...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"The stock market goes up and down and the market is not the economy. But it is...


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.