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Why there won't ever be another 'Big Four' - and why that's a good thing

In April, thrash metal's self-billed "Big Four" — Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax — played a one-off American show in the middle of the desert in Indio, California.
The state of metal
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  August 26, 2011

Too big to sue: Wal-Mart versus women

Getting screwed just isn't enough. Stripped of all the legal mumbo-jumbo, that's what the five Republican-appointed justices on the Supreme Court decided when they threw out claims that Wal-Mart's 1.5 million female workers were systematically discrimin
When the Supreme Court disallowed a discrimination case against the giant retailer, it hurt workers across the nation
By EDITORIAL  |  June 24, 2011

It's lonely at the top

Big business and the military-industrial complex in the Obama White House
Behind closed (and padlocked) doors
By MIKE PREVOST  |  January 22, 2010