The tax break that didn't create jobs, and now corporations want another one
Imagine corporations telling you they want to create American jobs in exchange for a tax break. Thanks to a compliant Congress, they get a cheap rate on billions of dollars of profits […]
Nota Bene #117: Wake Up!
“Hollywood is so crooked that Mafia gangsters are entirely outclassed and don’t stand a chance. People in Hollywood are smarter. They have more sophisticated knowledge of money and deals and how to […]
Who will provide answers to the most basic of questions?
As an inquisitive person trying to survive life relatively unscathed and to leave the world at least a little better off for my presence, I need answers to two fundamental questions: How […]
The “War On Wealth” is a class war – and you’re on the wrong side
By Martin Bosworth The other day at the gym, I was listening to the talking heads on CNBC yammer on about the usual, and I heard one classify the recent moves in […]
People, Planet and Profits: the complexities of corporate governance
“Wits University, in Johannesburg, invited student representation onto the University Board. Meetings that used to take four hours now take two days,” says Judge Mervyn King, Chair of the Global Reporting Initiative […]