Fed Up: Why The Federal Reserve Needs Reform

It’s our economy too, and when big decisions on the economy are made, our voices need to be heard.

You Love/Hate Him in ‘House of Cards’. Here’s More Kevin Spacey

Jesse Kornbluth suggests if you are going to binge-watch Kevin Spacey, watch Margin Call.

3 Essentials for Winning Like a Super Bowl Champ

Whether you love football or hate it, Tor Constantino shares some success insights gleaned from watching the Super Bowl.

The Loss of Positive Male Role Models and Educational Priorities in the U.S.

During the 1950s, the scientist was the hero of our movies, saving us from space aliens and mutant insects. Why have our collective goals shifted away from educated men as role models?

The Strange Death of David Camp’s Tax Reform

The end of a GOP tax reform bill shows the weakness of Republican reformers.

Not Amused by the Dolled Up Wolf

Ken Goldstein believes the film is a reckless attempt at continuing to pretend that these sorts of schemes are entertaining, even as the country is reeling from yet another round of Wall Street scandals. Do you agree?

6 Life Lessons from “The Wolf of Wall Street”

Dr. Jed Diamond asks: What part of the wolf lives in you?

The Joke’s on Us: A Review Essay of The Wolf of Wall Street and The Hunger Games Films.

Kip Robisch looks at The Wolf of Wall Street and The Hunger Games through a wide lens of popular culture and social narratives.

Wall Street Women Lean In, Stay At Home Dads Help Wives’ Careers

D. A. Wolf is pleased that work and family issues are taking center stage in today’s New York Times. But she thinks the article misses the bigger issues of the economic forces at play in today’s world—for both genders.

Goldman Sachs Trader Gets Nine Months in Prison

Matthew Taylor cooked the books to protect his $1.5 million dollar bonus, and now he owes his former employer $118 million and the state nine months of his time.

Yes Liberals, Cory Booker is Your Friend

Liberals should welcome the new senator from New Jersey.

On Goldman Pond

Why pay less? A guy who can sell lobster salad for $125 a pound from a car on the beach can sell anything, right?

New York Ferry Crash Injures 50

One injured passenger is listed as critical.

My Favorite Marxist

Jennifer Kabat recounts the inner turmoil of trying to make a stripper-client relationship work outside the strip club.

9/11, Eleven Years On: Let Our Reflections Be Only a Brief Pause

Slade Sohmer remembers 9/11: Running down 30 flights of stairs from his office on Wall Street, watching the sky turn yellow with smoke, and thinking of all the families who didn’t know they’d just lost their father, sister or child.

It’s All Just A Little Bit Of History Repeating …

Seán Flynn on the end of American Empire, and how the internet is more like the Catholic Church than you imagined.