Stories by Dave Johnson

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Posted on: Aug 11, 2014, Source: Curbing Wall St. Project

We'll be in real trouble if we go back to the Bush administration's economic policies.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Walgreens and Medtronic are among those renouncing or trying to renounce their U.S. corporate citizenship

Posted on: Jun 20, 2014, Source: Campaign for America's Future

WikiLeaks shows that big corporations and the billionaires behind them consider themselves powerful enough to just ignore governments.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We all know income inequality is a major problem, but the reasons for it rarely break into the mainstream media.

Posted on: May 28, 2014, Source: AlterNet

An unfair tax dodge lets corporations hoard their money abroad.

Posted on: May 24, 2014, Source: Curbing Wall St. Project

The Right puts its resources into long-term movement building ... and the Left puts theirs into candidates.

Posted on: May 14, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Taxpayers are getting fleeced.

Posted on: Apr 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Rents in urban areas are skyrocketing. What’s going on?

Posted on: Feb 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

5 examples of billionaires pushing a right-wing economic agenda.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

If you don't have money you end up spending more to survive.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The corporate/conservative machine is grinding out propaganda against raising the minimum wage.

Posted on: Jan 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The GOP is trying to rebrand itself as "compassionate" toward the poor. So what are its big ideas?

Posted on: Jan 9, 2014, Source: Blog for Our Future

A new report from In the Public Interest (ITPI) highlights outsourcing disasters, and what we can do to prevent them.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

There's a new game in town: workplace loans, which should really be called company rip-offs.

Posted on: Dec 31, 2013, Source: Blog for Our Future

NAFTA was not just a “trade” agreement. NAFTA was much more, giving corporations special rights, incentivizing offshoring and limiting regulation.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Conservatives worship Ayn Rand, who said it was morally wrong to help people. How's that for compassionate?

Posted on: Nov 19, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The massive accumulation of wealth at the top hurts all of us.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2013, Source: Blog for Our Future

This is a constitutional crisis – as in Republicans have thrown out the idea of following the Constitution, democracy and law, recognizing only power.

Posted on: Oct 4, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The right-wing echo chamber has vilified food stamp users with a variety of absurd lies and myths. As a result, people will go hungry.

Posted on: Sep 6, 2013, Source: Blog for Our Future

The Trans-Pacific Partnership is all about putting the rights of investors and corporations above all other people.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2013, Source: Campaign for America's Future

We've got to stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership that's being drawn up in Washington before it becomes law.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2013, Source: Blog for Our Future

As more and more of the gains from our economy go to a few at the top the rest of us get squeezed — literally.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2013, Source: Blog for Our Future

Increased public knowledge and understanding will get in the way of the GOP agenda.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2013, Source: AlterNet

From the Texas filibuster to Pennsylvania's low-wager-worker sleep-in, citizens are rising up. What's happening in your state?

Posted on: Jun 19, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Five years since the crash, the big banks continue to screw over their customers.

Posted on: May 6, 2013, Source: Blog for Our Future

The foolish sequester actually increases the very government spending it is meant to lower.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2013, Source: Blog for Our Future

In just over a week the government is probably going to enter full-scale austerity.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2013, Source: Campaign for America's Future

The Florida Senator's logic just doesn't add up. Then again, he's never run a business, so how would he know?

Posted on: Feb 12, 2013, Source: Blog for Our Future

Like so many other "crises" imposed on us lately, there is a lot to the Post Office pivatization story that you are not being told.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2012, Source: Campaign for America's Future

Outrage is growing over Republican sabotage of … well, everything.