Archive for the ‘Actions’ Category

It’s time for us to protect the whistleblowers that expose corporate fraud before the next big financial crash happens, not after. In the shadowy world of Wall Street, whistleblowers are often the only witnesses to abuse and lawbreaking – so...

In a brewing scandal that should shock and trouble all of us, giant media corporations silenced us this week from publicly telling the truth about Exxon. We put together a nationally crowdfunded PSA taking aim at the more than $20 Billion in Tax...

The massive influx of money into our political system, made possible by rulings like the one in Citizens United v. FEC, has created an unprecedented crisis in our democracy. In the years following the decision, we have seen an explosion of outside...

Every year taxpayers subsidize Walmart - the world’s wealthiest corporation 1 - to the tune of $7.8 BILLION! HUH? Walmart, America’s largest private employer, raked in $17 billion in profit last year 2; its owners, the Walton family, have more...

BREAKING: The FCC is now moving to end Net Neutrality, and we must move urgently if we wish to stop them. Representatives Keith Ellison and Raul Grijalva, co-chairs of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, are circulating a congressional letter to...

UPDATE: the State Department just kicked the can down the road, past the midterm elections, on a final Keystone XL decision - which makes the EPA's voice all the more crucial. Sign our letter to the EPA and submit your comments today - we'll update this...

It is time for us to pledge to resist Keystone XL. That is, we are asking you to commit - should it be necessary to stop Keystone XL - to engage in serious, dignified, peaceful civil disobedience, and risk arrest. Huh? The Other 98% is partnering with...

[caption id="attachment_6734" align="aligncenter" width="492"] Credit Suisse CEO Brady Dougan, trying to explain why his bank just helped 22,000 ultra-rich people avoid U.S. taxes.[/caption] Credit Suisse admits their bankers helped a whopping 22,000...