Come Saturday Morning: Adelson’s Wife Turned Nonprofit Clinic Into Political Vehicle (UPDATE: Truthout Retracts Story)

By: Saturday January 19, 2013 6:45 am

01/31/13 UPDATE: Word has come to me that Truthout has retracted the story to which my blog post below refers. The story, by Truthout’s Danny Weil, apparently misread the OpenSecrets data, and confused contributions made by individuals with those from PACs. I regret passing along this error in the Truthout story, a story I cited in good faith.

 

The Liberal Myth That Morbid Wealth Is Just Fine

By: Thursday October 18, 2012 5:00 pm

How can we protect ourselves from Oligarchy when every institution has been perverted to serve only their interests?

Newt Gringrich’s Fantasy: People Power Over Money Power

By: Wednesday February 1, 2012 6:45 am

I was struck by Newt’s explanation of what would keep his campaign going despite the upcoming losses. “People power,” he said. It will be “people power over money power.” I don’t think so.

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