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April 4, 2014 | Blog

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

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March 17, 2014 | Blog

As Senator Feinstein has revealed, the CIA will not only stall but even spy on Congress to impede its investigation of wrongdoing. Continue reading

President Bush, center, stands over a map as he is briefed at Al-Asad Airbase in Anbar province, Iraq, Monday, Sept. 3, 2007. President Bush made a surprise visit to Iraq on Monday, using the war zone as a backdrop to argue his case that the buildup of U.S. troops is helping stabilizing the nation. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
March 4, 2014 | Blog

The US isn’t getting any less powerful, but its power is growing more irrelevant. Continue reading

President Barack Obama walks across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 5, 2013, before his departure on Marine One helicopter to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and a visit with veterans who are being treated at the hospital and their families. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
February 27, 2014 | Blog

Five years into the Obama administration, “Thou Shalt Not” has become “Thou Shalt”. Continue reading

November 8, 2013 | Blog

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

President Bush touts his tax cut plan to a crowd at Lafayette Regional Airport, before departing, Friday, March 9, 2001, in Lafayette, La. The president will spend the weekend at his ranch in Crawford, Texas. (AP Photo/Kenneth Lambert)
May 21, 2013 | Blog

Ten years after George Bush’s tax cut on dividends, Bruce Bartlett says even conservative economists can’t defend it, including the one who pushed it through. Continue reading

March 29, 2013

Why is true justice — not just the word we recite from the Pledge of Allegiance — still unaffordable for those who need it most? Continue reading

February 6, 2013 | Q&A
A Justice Department memo reveals the administration's legal case for drone strikes targeting American citizens. Legal expert Vicki Divoll dissects their argument.
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)
February 1, 2013 | Blog

The Obama Administration is engaged in a worldwide dragnet of detention and death that raises troubling questions and fervent debate over the fight against terrorism. Continue reading

US Pakistan CIA Drones
February 1, 2013 | Q&A

Are U.S. drone strikes consistent with the idea of “just wars”? A military and political scholar breaks the question down. Continue reading

January 30, 2013 | Blog

In this clip from 2007, Bruce Fein and John Nichols discuss examples of presidential overreach, and its serious consequences for the nation and American democracy. Continue reading

Karl Rove talks in his mobile phone as he walks across the floor before the second session of the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. August 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
September 14, 2012
An excerpt from Craig Unger's new book, framing Karl Rove as Republican Party kingmaker.
Former Counselor of the State Department Philip Zelikow, gestures during a break in a Senate Administrative Oversight and the Courts subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. May 2009. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
April 6, 2012 | Blog
The declassified 2006 memo reflects strong disagreement within the Bush administration over the constitutionality of enhanced interrogation techniques.
March 21, 2012 | Video Flashback

Explore how mainstream media failed to question the war in Iraq. Continue reading

Bruce Bartlett
February 10, 2012

Bruce Bartlett on how right-wing tax policies are destroying America’s economy. Continue reading

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