Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
David Cay Johnston is a Pulitzer Prize winner and the author of Free Lunch: How the Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves at Government Expense (and Stick You With the Bill). A frequent writer on economic justice issues, his feature in the May/June 2009 issue of Mother Jones explains just how the boss absconded with your benefits. Mother Jones multimedia editor Laura McClure spoke with Johnston about pension privateers, ERISA for Dummies, and how to avoid get swindled out of your retirement pay.