Inside the NY Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash
Inside the NY Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture ClashThe Fed is supposed to monitor big banks. But one new hire was so alarmed by what she witnessed she secretly recorded conversations.
Elderly Woman Gets Caught in GOP's War on Voting
Elderly Woman Gets Caught in GOP's War on VotingEighty-seven-year-old Ruthelle Franks speaks out about being disenfranchised by Wisconsin's voter ID law.
Smart Chart: You're Working More But Earning Less
Smart Chart: You're Working More But Earning LessMiddle-class incomes have been stuck in neutral while the rest of the economy has grown.
Record for Midterm Dark Money Broken
Record for Midterm Dark Money BrokenIt's the most "independent" money spent in any election other than the 2012 presidential race.
- Brennan Center for Justice | August 13, 2014To mark the 49th anniversary of the signing of the Voting Rights Act, civil rights advocates are asking members of Congress to strengthen the law’s core protection.
- Michael Maskin | TalkPovery.org | August 13, 2014Laws criminalizing sitting, sleeping, lying down and camping leave homeless people with nowhere to go when the shelter system fails them.
- Morning Reads: Corruption Allegations Hurt Comcast's Feelings; Grandmother to Be Jailed for Drone ProtestsAugust 13, 2014A roundup of some of the stories we're reading at Moyers & Company HQ...
- Cole Stangler | In These Times | August 12, 2014This one might be the worst yet.
- Julia Lurie | Mother Jones | August 12, 2014Popular brands like Aquafina and Dasani source from catastrophically dry parts of the West.
- Morning Reads: More Unrest Follows Shooting of Unarmed Teen; Climate Change Deniers' New Spin DebunkedAugust 12, 2014A roundup of some of the stories we're reading at Moyers & Company HQ...
- Ari Berman | The Nation | August 11, 2014 | Updated August 12, 2014Last week, a federal judge denied a preliminary injunction to block key provisions of the state’s new voting law, widely described as the most onerous in the country.