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June 13, 2013 | Group Think

In our latest Group Think, experts suggest ways to address the crushing financial burden on American students. MORE

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May 3, 2013 | Moyers Moments

The former Rage Against the Machine guitarist discusses the role of music in political protest. Continue reading

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November 19, 2012 | Blog
A group of Occupy activists are raising money to purchase distressed debt and cancel it in a new initiative called the Rolling Jubilee.
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November 16, 2012

Watch how Occupy Sandy and other community organizations are helping some of New York’s most vulnerable residents in the wake of the superstorm. Continue reading

Protestors celebrating the one year anniversary of the Occupy Movement march down Market Street to the financial district in San Francisco. September 2012. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
November 15, 2012
Take a look at what Occupy Wall Street (and other Occupiers) has been up to since the NYPD forced them from Zuccotti Park one year ago.
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September 19, 2012

Laura Flanders talks to Arun Gupta and Marina Sitrin about Occupy’s impact and future role in American life and politics. Continue reading

Guests walk towards the home of Melissa and Reeve Waud, the location of a private fundraising event with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, in Lake Forest, Ill. September 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
September 19, 2012 | BillBoard
In a blog post for the progressive public policy think tank Campaign for America’s Future, RJ Eskow argues that two movements have changed the face of American politics: Occupy and the "radical rich."
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July 24, 2012 | Moyers Moments

In this Moyers Moment from 2012, the journalist describes how Occupy Wall Street changed his mind about the futility of popular revolt. Continue reading

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July 19, 2012

A reporter’s personal account shows how blue collar temp agencies are taking advantage of both the market and their own workers. Continue reading

Folk singer Woody Guthrie playing his guitar and singing. (AP Photo/File)
July 12, 2012 | Blog

Observing what would have been Guthrie’s 100th birthday, Bill looks back at the musician’s life, finding many points of modern relevance. Continue reading

Supporters attending a labor rally hold signs supporting rights to unionize at United Steelworkers union headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA. July 2006. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
July 9, 2012 | Activism
We asked Moyers & Company fans to share their thoughts about labor unions. They had a lot to say. Join the conversation!
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June 19, 2012 | BillBoard

Forty years after Watergate, “we’re back to the Nixon era” of secret money buying our elections. Continue reading

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May 18, 2012

Tom Morello leads an army of guitarists through the streets of New York City. Continue reading

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May 13, 2012 | Q&A
An epidemiologist explains why inequality is dangerous to our health.
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Updated September 17, 2013 | Blog

Economist Robert Pollin explains why he thinks a financial transaction tax is the right idea. Continue reading

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