DC “just loves its circular metaphors — spinning and news-cycles and the revolving doors.” Continue reading
Because a vigorous and vigilant media is essential to a democracy, Bill Moyers has devoted significant reporting time not only to press coverage of specific issues, but also to ways in which media’s impact and journalistic power have been diluted by media consolidation, government deregulation and the lack of community and minority ownership. Learn more about what you read, watch and experience with Moyers’ own media below.
Everything you need to know about the ‘Internet kill-switch.’ Continue reading
A new report sheds light on a network of dozens of pro-business “think tanks” operating in the states. Continue reading
Timothy Geithner is the latest leading figure in the Obama administration’s financial crisis team to join Wall Street. Continue reading
Too many political reporters think the details of public policy are boring, and that’s a real problem. Continue reading
Economics commentator Martin Wolf views the debt ceiling as the legislative equivalent of a nuclear bomb the US has aimed at itself. Bill also speaks with media scholar Sherry Turkle about the impact of computers on culture and society. Continue reading
The desire to reprise the GOP’s disastrous shutdown seems irrational — unless you live inside the right-wing media bubble. Continue reading