With over 80 progressive organizations participating, the ninth annual conference of the Campaign for America's Future opened in Washington under the banner of "Take Back the American Dream."
Lamont Newsome stands his ground at a battle post he and his loyal canine partner have maintained every day for a year and three months now - his front porch.
One has to ask if Wall Street has learned anything at all. But then again: why would they?
Chase spent $10 million lobbying this year to weaken regulations that would have prevented the $20 billion debacle. The loss underlines the need, of course, for stronger financial regulations
Though they didn't shut the meeting down, their shouts and chants wafted all the way up to the 15th floor meeting room.
St. Louis protesters against tax dodgers say Bank of America made $4.4 billion in profits last year and paid no taxes -- they got a $1.9 billion refund!
Wells Fargo is becoming the focus of a new kind of protest - against the way it manages the foreclosed homes it owns.
The Occupy Wall Street movement and Amalgamated Transit Union jointly declared April 4 a National Day of Action for Jobs and Mass Transit and will demonstrate in 20 cities across the country.
Like many states and local governments around the country, Oakland is being victimized by the banking industry.
In a counterattack against Wall Street, grassroots groups and state leaders joined forces to exact significant concessions from the big banks.