Any Excuse to Deregulate: Pandemic Edition

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By Matt Kent, Public Citizen In 2007, author Naomi Klein coined the term “shock doctrine” to describe the process through which corporate interests use major crises to further their objectives and shore up their profits. The COVID-19 pandemic has illustrated once again how corporate-captured...
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Nancy Beck Has Some Explaining to Do

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By Daniel Rosenberg, Natural Resources Defense Council Nancy Beck’s strategy for getting confirmed to chair the Consumer Product Safety Commission has been to duck and cover. During her recent hearing, she did everything she could to pretend that she does not have a lengthy record of opposing...
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