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A pile of coal is shown at the TXU Corps Big Brown power plant near Fairfield, TX. August 2006. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
January 10, 2014 | Blog

New pollution caps will make the construction of traditional coal power plants illegal. Continue reading

Pedro Rodriguez, right, talks with Andrus Reyes as they participate in a demonstration on a Burger King parking lot as part of a nationwide protest supporting higher wages for workers in the fast-food industry and other minimum wage jobs in Boston, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
January 4, 2014 | Blog

This week Harold Meyerson reported in The Washington Post that Democrats are looking to take a page out of the Bush playbook as we approach the 2014 midterms. Continue reading

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December 11, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry gestures as he speaks to the media about the deal that has been reached between six world powers and Iran that calls on Tehran to limit its nuclear activities in return for sanctions relief,  at the International Conference Centre of Geneva, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Geneva, Switzerland,  (AP/Carolyn Kaster, Pool)
November 24, 2013 | Blog

The Obama administration signed a deal with Iran to halt uranium enrichment, in defiance of American hawks, neocons and hardliners, the Israel lobby and anti-Iran partisans in Congress. Continue reading

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November 21, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

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November 15, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

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November 8, 2013 | Blog

Congressional cuts to the food stamp program went into effect this week, making it much harder for struggling families to make ends meet. Continue reading

A tourist sits outside a coffee in flooded St. Mark square as high tides reached 1.05 meters above sea level, partly flooding the city of Venice, Italy, Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Luigi Costantini)
November 7, 2013 | Blog

A new leaked report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows just how great the challenges will be. Continue reading

This undated handout photo provided by the U.S. Air Force shows a MQ-9 Reaper, armed with GBU-12 Paveway II laser guided munitions and AGM-114 Hellfire missiles, piloted by Col. Lex Turner during a combat mission over southern Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Lt. Col.. Leslie Pratt, US Air Force)
November 6, 2013 | Blog

Six months ago, the Obama administration promised to reveal more about drones. Here’s a rundown of what it hasn’t told us. Continue reading

Nine-year-old Nabila Rehman holds a photo with a drawing she made depicting a drone strike that killed her grandmother, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
October 31, 2013 | Blog

In this excerpt from Scahill’s book, Dirty Wars, he wonders how the global war on terror will ever end? Continue reading

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October 31, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

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October 11, 2013 | Blog

The Committee to Protect Journalists says this administration is the least accessible to journalists in decades. Continue reading

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September 27, 2013 | Blog

The well-deserved bragging rights to American exceptionalism are no small matter in this country. So here are eight exceptional(ly dumb) American achievements of the 21st century. Continue reading

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September 20, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading at Moyers and Company this morning. Continue reading

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. gestures as he speaks about the fiscal cliff during a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
September 9, 2013 | Blog

The Vermont senator fears military intervention in Syria would be a costly mistake at a time when America should focus on serious economic problems closer to home. Continue reading

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