Trying to Survive in a Broken Economy
Trying to Survive in a Broken EconomyThey say in America if you work hard you will make it, but this man's story proves that what America needs is to increase the minimum wage.
The Political Roots of Widening Inequality
The Political Roots of Widening InequalityThe key to understanding the rise in inequality isn’t technology or globalization. It’s the power of the moneyed interests to shape the underlying rules of the market.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership: This Is Not About Ricardo
The Trans-Pacific Partnership: This Is Not About RicardoThe TPP is not only – perhaps not even mostly – about freer trade, and thus who gains and who loses is very much dependent on the exact details of the agreement.
The Jeb Bush Adviser Who Should Scare You
The Jeb Bush Adviser Who Should Scare YouPaul Wolfowitz not only championed the Iraq War — he obsessively promoted a bizarre conspiracy theory.
- Zoë Carpenter | The Nation | March 5, 2015The DoJ's new report traces the pattern of racial bias from traffic stops to arrests to the courtroom and, finally, to a cycle of incarceration and indebtedness.
- BillMoyers.com Staff | March 5, 2015The legal scholar spoke at New York's Union Theological Seminary and encouraged people "to explore the meaning of race and justice at a particularly critical moment in our nation's history."
- Heather C. McGhee | Demos | March 5, 2015The people writing the big campaign checks are overpowering the needs of the majority. There's a solution.
- March 5, 2015A roundup of some of the stories we're reading at Moyers & Company HQ...
- Allan Holmes | Center for Public Integrity | March 4, 2015Cities must wait for the FCC's final ruling and a likely court fight before they'll know if they can expand public Internet service.
- March 4, 2015A roundup of some of the stories we're reading at Moyers & Company HQ...
- Katie Rose Quandt | March 3, 2015Read Money Talks, our weekly roundup of the best reporting on the influence of money on our democracy.