David Dayen is the executive editor of The American Prospect. His work has appeared in The Intercept, The New Republic, HuffPost, The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and more. His first book, Chain of Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Foreclosure Fraud, winner of the Studs and Ida Terkel Prize, was released by The New Press in 2016.
Amazingly, a bankruptcy judge has approved $25 million for 334 senior executives, while tens of thousands of ordinary employees face layoffs.David DayenDec 17, 2018
Beyond jeopardizing road repairs and mass transit, Prop. 6 would strike at the very nature of governance itself in the Golden State.David DayenOct 30, 2018
Eddie Lampert not only ran the company; he was also its largest creditor and the guy who sold major Sears assets to … Eddie Lampert.David DayenOct 17, 2018
Aetna and CVS have more incentive than ever to use their market power to crush competition, and the Justice Department just gave them the opportunity.David DayenOct 12, 2018
The planet’s largest investment fund handles Mexico’s pension funds—and owns the companies they invest in. Cozy!David DayenSep 27, 2018