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People vs. corporations

Keeping private profits from getting in the way of the public good.

Can Humor Topple Monsters? Can Humor Topple Monsters?
by Laura Gottesdiener
An interview with Yes Man Andy Bichlbaum on his latest prank against Bank of America and why every protest needs some fun.
Occupy, the 99% Spring, and the New Age of Direct Action Occupy, the 99% Spring, and the New Age of Direct Action
by Mark Engler
Collaboration or cooptation? Expansion or dilution? Mark Engler on what to make of the 99% Spring.
A Slumber Party on Wall Street A Slumber Party on Wall Street
Video: Occupiers are once again camping in protest, this time outside the New York Stock Exchange.
A May Day Like No Other A May Day Like No Other
by Nathan Schneider
What to expect from Occupy’s next big action.
ALEC Retreats, Sort Of ALEC Retreats, Sort Of
by Brooke Jarvis
Following activist pressure and corporate defections, ALEC says it’s dropping its Stand Your Ground and voter ID efforts. So what comes next?
The Importance of Being Sassy The Importance of Being Sassy
by Sven Eberlein
How Occupiers, pranksters, and artists speak louder than money.
No Tax Dollars for Deadbeats No Tax Dollars for Deadbeats
by Doug Pibel
With corporations spending millions to dodge taxes, we’re directing our tax resentment at the wrong people.
Can There Be “Good” Corporations? Can There Be “Good” Corporations?
by Marjorie Kelly
When companies are owned by workers and the community—instead of Wall Street financiers—everything changes.
What to Make of the ALEC Exodus What to Make of the ALEC Exodus
by Brooke Jarvis
What the corporate departures mean—and don’t.
8 Ways to De-Corporatize Your Money 8 Ways to De-Corporatize Your Money
Debit or credit? Keep your dollars out of corporate clutches.
Watch Us Move Our Millions Watch Us Move Our Millions
by Rebecca Leisher
Cities, churches, and colleges take steps to move their money home.
How to Fix Health Care Without the Mandate How to Fix Health Care Without the Mandate
by Sarah van Gelder
Why truly affordable care means single-payer.
No More Handouts to Big Oil No More Handouts to Big Oil
by Bill McKibben
Bill McKibben’s five rules of the road for reforming fossil fuel subsidies.
Occupy 2.0: The Great Turning Occupy 2.0: The Great Turning
by Michael Nagler
Michael Nagler on building a movement to build a new reality.
4 Ways to Flex Our Electoral Muscles 4 Ways to Flex Our Electoral Muscles
by Brooke Jarvis
What we can do right now to strengthen our democracy.
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