We Can’t Break AIG Bonus Contracts – But Worker Pensions? No Problem!

By: Wednesday February 23, 2011 9:40 am

So where was all this “fiscally responsible” fighting spirit when it came to paying out $32.6 billion in taxpayer funded banker bonuses?

Well, as Larry Summers said, “we are a country of law.”

 

MSNBC Appearance on Today’s Washington DC Rally

By: Saturday October 2, 2010 11:46 am

I was on MSNBC with Alex Witt commenting on today’s rally in Washington DC. It will inevitably be compared to Glenn Beck’s rally, but that’s not really fair. The Beck rally represented the pinnacle of a well-funded 2 year plan to organize the tea parties by building up local groups around the country, pumping out a consistent message through right wing media outlets like Fox News, and promoting celebrities like Glenn Beck.

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