Features related to health care

Women protesting women's health care in front of the Supreme Court building in DC
July 16, 2014 | Moyers & Company

With new state laws and Supreme Court rulings, the battle over women’s reproductive rights is being fought more fiercely than ever. Roe v. Wade itself may be in peril. Watch the full show » Continue reading

Tianna Gaines-Turner watches as her twin toddlers Marques, left, and Marianna Turner (at the time, both only one year old) have juice, Feb. 26, 2009, at their home in Philadelphia, PA. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
July 11, 2014 | Perspectives

Tianna Gaines-Turner has been struggling to feed her family for years. She testified before Congress this week. Continue reading

A demonstrator dressed as the Bible stands outside the Supreme Court in Washington, June 30, 2014, awaiting the court's decision on the Hobby Lobby case. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
July 1, 2014 | Blog

Conservatives would have you believe that these cases are about freedom; in reality, they take power from some of America’s most vulnerable workers. Continue reading

In this April 10, 2014 file photo, student teacher Franchesca Moreno, 21, reads to Andreanna Thomas, 6, right, and Alana Cawthon, upper left, at Bennett Park Montessori School in Buffalo, NY. (AP Photo)
June 6, 2014 | Blog

If the government closed loopholes that allow companies to stash profits in tax havens, we could collect $65 billion in taxes each year. Here’s what that money could do for our country. Continue reading

In a frame grab from video obtained by The Associated Press, an inmate attacks fellow inmate Hanni Elabed at the privately-run Idaho Correctional Center just south of Boise, Idaho. Elabed suffered brain damage and persistent short-term memory loss after he was beaten by inmate James Haver while multiple guards watched at the Idaho prison operated by Corrections Corporation of America. (AP Photo)
February 7, 2014 | Blog

A new study shows how policies that appear race-neutral can disproportionately impact communities of color. Continue reading

Social worker Roberta Marzano with Caring People Alliance speaks with seniors at the Fels South Philadelphia Community Center in Philadelphia, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2009. In light of Pennsylvania's six-week-old budget stalemate, Arlene Bell, the president and CEO of Caring People Alliance told her several hundred employees that this Friday's payroll would be slashed by more than half to keep the 77-year-old nonprofit's doors open to the children and elderly it serves. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
December 12, 2013 | Blog

Across America, local governments are taking steps that will make retirement for ex-public employees much harsher. Continue reading

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November 25, 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 11, 2013 | Blog

We have a rich tradition of lauding our veterans while turning our backs on their real-world problems. Continue reading

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October 29, 2013 | Blog

Everyone loves low taxes, but we pay a ton out-of-pocket for things people in other rich countries take for granted. Continue reading

John Kasich
October 23, 2013 | Blog

Some Republican governors are now saying that the Obamacare provision makes good fiscal sense for their states. Continue reading

Former Vice President Dick Cheney is introduced during the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Dallas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
October 21, 2013 | Blog

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

Sen. Ted Cruz R-Texas addresses the Values Voter Summit, held by the Family Research Council Action, Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, in Washington. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
October 11, 2013 | Blog

Tens of thousands of Americans between the ages of 25 and 64 die every year because they lack health insurance. Continue reading

Tea party activists demonstrate. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)
October 3, 2013 | Blog

David Cay Johnston explains what’s really happened to our tax system over the years. Continue reading

Medical doctor with child
October 1, 2013 | Blog

As new state-level marketplaces open for enrollment today, here’s a primer that answers 20 questions about the Affordable Care Act. Continue reading

Film Q A Chasing Ice
September 18, 2013 | Blog
Here's a roundup of some of the stuff we're reading this morning at Moyers and Company.
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