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Offshore Tax 'Shenanigans': Report Reveals How Multinationals Are Duping Government Out Of Billions

Bloomberg | Jesse Drucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A U.S. tech company identified only by the pseudonym "Delta" generated as much as 55 percent of its revenue domestically while reporting to shareholde...

The Business Case Against Overseas Tax Havens

Chuck Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Chuck Collins

In the U.S., thanks in part to overseas tax havens, we have one tax system for multinational companies and wealthy individuals -- and another for small businesses and ordinary taxpayers.

Truth-telling and Responsibility in Health Care

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

Misinformation and angry mobs are not how democracy functions. Freedom of speech and assembly are certainly our rights, but they must be exercised with responsibility and accountability.

The Manatees and the Sharks

Rachel Farris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rachel Farris

We are often like manatees, unwilling or unable to defend ourselves. Maybe progressives are in fact angry. What's unclear is when we'll start doing something about it.

How the Mainstream Media Helps Fuel Right-Wing Lies

Art Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Art Levine

Even as debunked smears about health care continue, such as the claim the bill aims to kill old people through "death care," progressives are being hamstrung by mainstream media outlets.