The Failure of the American Financial System

A dark but persuasive argument that the current crisis will get worse before it gets better. The Failure of the…

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The $20 billion dollar game

While the labor situation in Hollywood has focused everyone’s attention on the future new media environment, when it comes to…

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Man Bites Dog: UAW Finances GM Rescue Package

Last fall when the Big Three auto companies were in the middle of tough contract negotiations I published several research…

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The illusion of "constructive engagement"

As I found out while participating in a recent panel on labor rights in China, there are many seemingly well-intentioned…

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Socialization of Risk – US steps in to help Fannie and Freddie

Thirty years of neo-liberal attack on the statist reforms of the New Deal took a serious detour today as the…

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Buying a house on fire…..

This interview of Jamie Dimon, head of JPMorganChase, on tonight’s Charlie Rose Show is well worth listening to. It took…

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Quote of the Day: True Believers

British journalist Malcolm Muggeridge was correspondent for the Manchester Guardian in Stalin’s Russia in the 1930s. He was amazed by the…

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News Corp Consolidates All Fox Interactive Employees Into New Facility

Any doubts about how the congloms think about the future of new media? Fox Interactive (of the Murdoch Fox empire)…

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