Corporate Tax Holiday

Donald J. Trump, in one of his many early tweets after he was elected, proposed a federal “tax holiday” of only 10% for corporations that have large cash stashed away overseas, if they bring back this money to the United States to invest in our domestic economy....

Pepsico: Establish a Committee on Sustainability

Pepsi – Sustainability Committee   Whereas, with the deepening and expanding interest by consumers and investors in sustainability and consumption trends, the success of our company is increasingly impacted by responses to challenges in an extensive range of public...

Financial Parasites Are Still With Us, But Hopefully Not for Long

Almost four years ago, I wrote about a new non-profit check cashing and payday lender that opened in the Fruitvale area of Oakland, California in the San Francisco Bay Area. This alternative to private sector financial parasites, for-profit check cashers and payday...

Open Letter to Obama Regarding Secret Trade Negotiations on TPP

Dear President Obama, You should be ashamed to be supporting the current secret trade negotiations on the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) which is another pro-corporate measure to continue to destroy American jobs and throw away the ability of Congress to have any...