Wall Street

Jon Queally, staff writer
"No wonder Americans think the system is rigged against them," says Senator Elizabeth Warren. "It is."
Common Dreams staff
Elizabeth Yeampierre and Naomi Klein detail what a "Puerto Rico recovery...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A 2015 protest targets banks as climate change profiteers. (Photo: Peg Hunter/flickr/cc)
Climate campaigners praise move by BNP Paribas, call on other banks to follow...


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.