corporate greed

Business
A photo showing a case of bottled water priced at $42.96 quickly went viral.
The World Post
That's why Greenpeace is proud to stand with the modern-day heroes leading these climate challenges. The people won't be
Environment
As Narby concludes, "There seems to be intelligence in nature, but there is certainly stupidity in culture. All kinds of
Business
An option for breaking this economically destructive cycle, which almost never gets considered, is for firms to lobby to
Comedy
Seriously. I am getting so old (or the news is getting so bad) that the mere act of reading the newspaper causes me to hear my blood pressure. Literally. The other day I was reading about EpiPen and it sounded like the Quicksilver Big Wave Invitational in my head.
Politics
Our nation pays - by far - the highest prices in the world for prescription drugs. As a result of these prices, nearly one in five Americans cannot afford to fill their prescriptions. At what point do we say our tax system, our publicly funded research and our patent system are not serving the public interest?
Business
How do these trillions of dollars of inert money accumulate? From conniving management that doesn't know how -- or want -- to deploy it to increase the value of the company and its stakeholders.
Business
Shareholder-value ideology provides a cover for destructive behavior that tends to heighten inequality in our society.
Politics
While the Republican National Committee is attempting to keep the address of tonight's Trump fundraiser in New York top secret, reliable sources suggest it will take place somewhere in Dante's Fourth Circle of Hell.
Politics
Let's start by calling for a full-on permanent ban on weapons like the AR-15, guns that were designed to do exactly what they did, in Orlando, in Aurora, in Newtown, in San Bernadino, in Umpqua.
Politics
Now, compare that willingness to work and to sacrifice together with a private sector that often denigrates attention to
Politics
Many at the State House, in City Hall, and in the local press are flat-out giddy to roll-out the red carpet for GE. There is however, a growing resistance (both inside the State House and outside) to hold our elected leaders accountable for squandering public funds.
Politics
For years the National Rifle Association has maintained its stranglehold on national politics by convincing politicians that it is politically invincible. But now there is fresh evidence -- actual numbers -- that show the NRA is increasingly feeling the heat of Americans' shifting attitudes about gun violence prevention.
Sports
Depending on your perspective, sport is either thriving or disintegrating today. From a purely commercial enterprise perspective, sport has never been stronger.
College
This past weekend, I had the honor and privilege of being the commencement speaker at my alma mater, Trinity University. The invitation came from our new university president last October and was one of the most artfully-worded requests I've ever received.
Business
No higher purpose animates team members in those times when no one is watching and it's hard and there's no clear path to
Sports
Based on the NBA's crass commercialization in recent years, and the fact that you have now slapped ads on every aspect of an NBA game, it's clear that the greed of your league's owners knows no bounds.
Environment
Corporations and governments have selected carbon as the almighty "god particle" of sustainability performance. Solve the
Impact
24 months of inactivity on Southwest You may call it spending beyond our means, but I recognize it for what it is: the disappearance