Wall Street

Lisa Newcomb, staff writer
"We need less Wall Street in the next administration and more working class representation."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Big Oil has fallen. Our job is to make sure they don't take us down with them."
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Resident Alyssa Medina reacts while looking over the charred remains of her family home during the LNU Lightning Complex fire in Vacaville, California on August 23, 2020. (Photo: Josh Edelson/AFP via Getty Images)
With over 100,000 people displaced by wildfires raging across California,...


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.