Stories by Nomi Prins

Nomi Prins, a TomDispatch regular, is the author of six books, a speaker, and a distinguished senior fellow at the non-partisan public policy institute Demos. Her most recent book is All the Presidents' Bankers: The Hidden Alliances That Drive American Power (Nation Books). She is a former Wall Street executive. subscribe to Nomi Prins's feed

Posted on: Jan 30, 2017, Source: TomDispatch

Trump attacked Hillary for her finance ties, and then proceeded to stock his Cabinet with former executives at the nation's largest banks.

Posted on: Dec 8, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

Trump’s anti-establishment campaign rhetoric was the biggest scam of his career.

Posted on: Oct 27, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

The high probability of a Clinton win means the establishment remains intact.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

Imagine how—once Donald Trump is in the Oval Office—this country could become his personal piggy bank.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2016, Source: Tom Dispatch

Trump's actual relationship to the establishment is complex in an opportunistic way.

Posted on: May 5, 2016, Source: Tom Dispatch

Disappearing money and opportunistic candidates.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2016, Source: Tom Dispatch

The most expensive election ever is a billionaire's playground. Unless you're Bernie Sanders.

Posted on: Nov 29, 2015, Source: Tom Dispatch

The six top Republican candidates take economic policy into the wilderness.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

There’s been little discussion of how Trump might be influenced by the billionaire backing him: himself.

Posted on: May 7, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

Whatever her populist pitch may be in the 2016 campaign, Hillary Clinton has not publicly condemned Wall Street.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Author and social critic Morris Berman says the fact that we're a nation of hustlers lies at the root of our decline.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

He saved America, and mixed a mean martini. What's not to love?

Posted on: Mar 12, 2014, Source: Truthdig

Inequality is endemic to the core structure of an America that operates more as a plutocracy than a democracy.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2013, Source:

As the stock market rises, prospects for too many ordinary folks remain grim.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2013, Source:

Between the White House, the Fed, the debt, the inequality and Larry Summers, we've got a rocky road ahead.

Posted on: May 23, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Public entities act like playground bullies targeting journalists and whistleblowers.

Posted on: May 23, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Most of the media bought the notion that somehow the deficit had magically halved. Let's look at the math.

Posted on: Oct 24, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Four debates later, and it's clear that Big Finance will continue to drive our economy.

Posted on: Mar 7, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Author and social critic Morris Berman says the fact that we're a nation of hustlers lies at the root of our decline.

Posted on: Aug 29, 2008, Source: The Women's International Perspective

Why didn't Obama choose Hillary as his running mate? It's a question he needs to answer.