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New League Proposes White-Only Pro Basketball

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Brian Ross

Finally, Klansmen and Nazis have a league of their own. At least, this may be the only major fan-base for a new league, the "All-American Basketball A...

My City Is Being Invaded by Banksters

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Matthew Filipowicz

In mere days, my city, Chicago will be overrun by the worst of the worst. The lowest of the low. Criminals who have affected more lives than any mug...

Food Lobby Mobilizes, As Soda Tax Bubbles Up

HuffPost Investigative Fund | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

By Christine Spolar, Huffington Post Investigative Fund and Joseph Eaton, Staff Writer, Center for Public Integrity Washington lobbyists have been en...

ABA Protests: National Bankers Convention Draws Protestors From Across The Country

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

UPDATED 10/26 6:06 Alex Parker attended the event on behalf of the Huffington Post and collected this video. Parker took shots various shots of ...

Shahien Nasiripour

Banks Get Small Win On Accounting Standards | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A House panel approved a provision Thursday that calls for a new oversight body dominated by bank regulators to advise on accounting rules for banks, ...

"Showdown In Chicago": Monitor The Latest Via Twitter

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As we reported, the American Bankers Association annual convention in Chicago continue to draw significant protests. As the events proceed, we've been...

The American Bankers Association's 15 Minutes of Fame in Chicago

Dean Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dean Baker

Like termites, the American Bankers Association does most of its damage in the dark. But the ABA is getting a brief period in the limelight this week as a result of the Showdown in Chicago.

Predators in the Book Biz

Bruce Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Bruce Harris

The pre-printed price, establishing the value of a book, is the temptress that has seduced the biggest merchants in the country to go for each other's jugular.

Ryan Grim

Moneyed Interests Lining Up For Battle Over Accounting Standards | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the midst of what was supposed to be a Congressional push for increased financial regulation and accountability, a powerful coalition of moneyed in...

Shahien Nasiripour

Ed Yingling: Banking Industry's Top Defender Got It Wrong Over and Over Again | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As the American Bankers Association gathers for its annual convention in Chicago amid hundreds of protesters, and sets off to kill or at least defang ...

Ryan Grim

Shock: American Bankers Association Comes Out Against Bank Reform | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The American Bankers Association is glad that the House Financial Services Committee made a number of changes to a financial reform package that it re...

Showdown In Chicago: Sheila Bair Speaks To Protesters, Backs Consumer Protection Agency (VIDEO

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ORIGINAL POST (Scroll down for a slideshow of today's protests): Before she appeared at the American Bankers Association annual convention today, Fe...