Public Accountability Initiative

PAI is a nonprofit public interest research organization focused on corporate and government accountability. We specialize in researching and mapping power.


Catalyst: A Journal of Theory and Strategy launched with the aim of doing everything it can to promote and deepen this conversation. Our focus is, as our title suggests, to develop a theory and strategy with capitalism as its target — both in the North and in the Global South. It is an ambitious agenda, but this is a time for thinking big.

Eye on the Ties

Eyes on the Ties is Public Accountability Initiative’s news site, which highlights investigative research on power and influence.

Jacobin Magazine

Jacobin is a leading voice of the American left, offering socialist perspectives on politics, economics, and culture.

Occupy Sandy

Occupy Sandy was a grassroots disaster relief network that emerged to provide mutual aid to communities affected by Superstorm Sandy.