FCC’s Net Neutrality Vote Set for Thursday Morning
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The Awesome Life of an American Congressman
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Inequality Is Still a Big Problem, One We Can Tackle
Inequality Is Still a Big Problem, One We Can TackleRising inequality is no more natural than global warming. And just like climate change, it becomes increasingly self-reinforcing, because economic power begets political power.
Mobilizing the Rich to 'Change the Balance of Power'
Mobilizing the Rich to 'Change the Balance of Power'How the Koch Brothers brought together conservative, deep-pocketed donors to defeat the Democrats and combat “public policies that threaten to destroy America as we know it.”
- John Washington | Special to BillMoyers.com | February 26, 2015"I’m still regarded as contingent, less-valuable, dispensable," writes a University of Arizona adjunct professor who joined the nationwide action.
- John Light | February 26, 2015The whims of our partisan Congress have repeatedly derailed the world’s attempts to tackle climate change. It could happen again.
- Andrew Bossie | Maine Citizens for Clean Elections | February 26, 2015Maine's clean elections worked for several cycles before the Supreme Court got in the way. Now the citizens of Maine are fighting back.
- Rick Perlstein | In These Times | February 26, 2015Rahm Emanuel tried to cast his opponents as corrupt, but it's clear to Chicagoans that he's the one looking out for himself.
- February 26, 2015A roundup of some of the stories we're reading at Moyers & Company HQ...
- John Nichols | The Nation | February 25, 2015Gov. Walker, who is busily preparing a 2016 Republican presidential run that highlights his anti-labor stance, is now all in on “Right to Work.”
- Robert Weissman | Public Citizen | February 25, 2015There is overwhelming popular support for an amendment that limits the power of the elite and returns democracy to the people.
- Gar Alperovitz and Thomas M. Hanna | YES! Magazine | February 25, 2015 | Updated February 26, 2015Publicly owned broadband lets local communities from Iowa to Louisiana control a vital economic resource — rather than leaving it in the hands of a few monopolistic corporations.
- Sara Goldrick-Rab | TalkPoverty | February 25, 2015Critics want a tuition plan that focuses solely on low-income students. Obama's plan is broader than that, but does provide the greatest benefit to those who need it most.