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2017-05-20
If you're looking for "Business Week," then you're definitely lost. This PopCultureShack.com section exposes Big Business evildoers (exploding Ford Pinto, anyone?), their attempts to control the media to slant the news their way, the politicians they pay off, and the reality that it isn't so hot for America to have the rich get richer while the rest of us get poorer.
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I Think the TV's Talkin' to Me!
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Utter Fool ad parody
Adbusters - Looks at how advertising and Big Business control our world—limiting what we can read, how we can express ourselves, and what we want and buy. Includes clever spoof ads and cool culture-jamming techniques.
Gavel
Center for Justice and Democracy - Millions awarded by a jury for a lady spilling McDonald's coffee on herself? Has the jury system run amuck? Or is the truth different from what you've been lead to believe? Read about the fraud of tort reform and why big insurance's deceitful campaign hurts you.
Tax man
Citizens for Tax Justice and Economic Policy Institute - Does it seem like your tax bill gets bigger and bigger while your wages stay the same? It's not an illusion—you're being screwed over so the rich can get richer! Find out the economic facts and how to put an end to the horror.
Taxes
Consumer Watchdog - Tired of getting ripped off by fat cat politicians and the special interests whose PAC funds line their pockets? Fight back here! They detail issues like unbearable, massive insurance increases, prescription drug importation, the horror of energy deregulation, and gas-price gouging by refiners.
Evil money
CorpWatch - What's good for GM ain't what's good for America. Whether it's Kathie Lee exploiting third-world children for cheap labor for her clothing line or companies trashing the environment to help their bottom line, you're sure to find out about it here!
Money bag
Dollars and Sense - If you're tired of Business Week's and Forbes' right-wing bent, then it's time to check out this magazine, which looks at economics from a progressive viewpoint, in language people can actually understand!
Reading newspaper
FAIR - Web site for Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting, a liberal group that targets distortions in the media and makes sure rich fat cats can't just buy the news they want. You can also read articles from their excellent Extra! newsletter.
Thief
The Consumerist - Feeling ripped-off by companies that cheat and deceive you or take your money and then refuse to fix problems in their shoddy products? Want smart tips on how to save money when shopping? Or, are you interested in weird stories about business? This site—owned by Consumer Reports— lets you peruse the complaints of p.o.'ed consumers, comment on your own experiences, and discover secrets and scandals you never knew.