While the House continues kowtowing, United Steelworkers President Leo Gerard praises a select few in the Senate are working to tame the banks. Continue reading
Money & Politics
Do democracy and plutocracy mix? Bill Moyers has spent years digging into the corrosive effects of money and corporate influence on American politics, a well-traveled intersection that has become all the more significant in the aftermath of the 2010 Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling. How far back does the influence go and how much does it corrupt our democracy today? Explore these current issues with help from leading thinkers, investigative journalists, and scholars. For even deeper understanding, check out Bill’s list of must-read books on money and politics.
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Perspectives from Robert Reich, Chris Hedges, Lee Fang and others on the story everyone’s tapping into. Continue reading