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  • March 5, 2015

    The people writing the big campaign checks are overpowering the needs of the majority. There’s a solution. Continue reading

  • April 29, 2014

    Our tax dollars are subsidizing both the fast-food workers who need the help and the companies’ CEOs who don’t. Continue reading

  • March 7, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Bill continues his conversation with author and legal scholar Ian Haney López about how politicians use strategic racism to win votes. Watch part one. Continue reading

  • February 28, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Author and legal scholar Ian Haney López tells Bill that dog whistle politics is “the dark magic” by which middle-class voters have been seduced to vote against their own economic interests. Don’t miss: Part II of their conversation » Continue reading

  • September 26, 2013 | Blog

    A new study by Demos recommends capping executive pay as a requirement for government contracts to cut down on income inequality. Continue reading

  • July 22, 2013 | Blog

    Bill Moyers and Michael Winship reveal how the owners of capital wring even greater wealth from the sweat and sacrifice of workers, deepening America’s economic inequality. Continue reading

  • July 1, 2013 | Group Think

    The Supreme Court’s decision in Shelby County v. Holder is a setback for democracy — especially at the local level. Overwhelming evidence shows that too many politicians continue to win elections by unfairly manipulating election rules based on how voters … MORE

  • June 2, 2013 | Blog

    More people than the entire population of Colorado are in danger of defaulting on student loans. An infographic from Demos illustrates the true size of the crisis. Continue reading

  • November 20, 2012 | Blog
    With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, Demos looks at how increasing wages in the retail sector would improve the overall economy.
  • November 9, 2012 | Moyers & Company

    The election is finally over, so what happens next? Bill gets insight from both sides of the political spectrum. Continue reading