Doug Steenland

  • News

    March 16, 2011

    Jeff Larson used RNC piggy bank to pay friends

    Did use of charitable donations violate federal election law?

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2008

    Northwest is looking for quit.

    Northwest Airlines announced today that it will be eliminating 2,500 jobs. Who is getting cli ... More >>

  • News

    May 23, 2007

    Cursing a blue streak

    Geek prom nude boy meets officer killjoy

  • News

    August 16, 2006

    Assume the Crash Position

    With a new bill, Northwest puts Wall Street in first class and throws its retiring workers in steerage

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2005

    Animal Farm at NWA

    The base executive compensation of NWA's CEO is greater than that of his peers at Southwest Airlines and JetBlue. The ranks of Northwest's management team has not been cut as severely as its mechanics and maintainence workers, nor been asked for wage cuts as steep as those recently agreed to by its ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2005

    Race for the bottom, chapter 76

    Bankruptcy as the airlines' last best business tool There's been a flood of good stories about last week's simultaneous bankruptcy filings by Northwest and Delta--much of it published in cities where neither airline is the hometown carrier. My favorite is a piece in last Thursday's issue of the Ari ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2005

    8/26: Morning Communique

    Punk legends John Lydon and Jimmy Pursey got into a fist fight outside the U.S. embassy in London as they waited in line for visas with The Proclaimers.

  • News

    July 13, 2005

    Down in Flames

    Airlines go for broke while executives take the cash

  • News

    April 20, 2005

    How Northwest hijacked Minnesota

    Fewer jobs. More debt. And more outsourcing.