corporatism

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The Hidden Costs of Ugliness

Photo: Philip Laurell/Getty Images New Yorkers have long bemoaned their city being overrun by bland office towers and chain stores: Soon, it seems, every corner will either be a bank, a Walgreens, or a Starbucks. And there is indeed evidence that all cities are starting to look the same, which can hurt local growth and wages. […]

The CDC is being influenced by corporate and political interests

“They’re doing so in ways that shortchange taxpayers.” “Concerns about the inner workings of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have been mounting in recent months amid disclosures of cozy corporate alliances. Now a group of more than a dozen senior scientists have reportedly lodged an ethics […]

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange claims Google involved in Hillary Clinton campaign

“It is of concern when the head of one of the most powerful media outlets on the globe is teaming up with the nominee of the Democratic Party (or any party) for the purpose of getting that person elected.” “Assange isn’t the only person reporting on this. We noted a […]