March 9, 2015

Al Jazeera: Revolving door, now with golden parachute! spoke to Al Jazeera’s “The Scrutineer” about the dangers of companies paying big bonuses to executives who leave for the public sector. Revolving door: Now with golden parachute! Al Jazeera America’s “The Scrutineer” by Gregg Levine Some of the biggest banks in the country pay executives multi-million-dollar awards for taking positions inside the government… Read more »

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March 5, 2015

The Elephants are leaving the Circus

HUGE victory for animal rights activists. One of America’s largest circus companies has said it will phase out the use of elephants in its shows. The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus told that it plans to stop using the animals by 2018. It said growing public concern about how the animals are treated… Read more »

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February 25, 2015

HuffPost Live: Did the DOJ Ignore HSBC’s Tax Fraud?

Other 98’s Communications Director Alexis Goldstein joined Aloyna Minkovski on HuffPost Live to break down HSBC’s tax fraud, which was unveiled due to leaks showing that the world’s second-largest bank helped wealthy clients dodge taxes and did business with diamond traffickers named on Interpol’s most wanted list. The leaks also show that U.S. authorities knew… Read more »

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