At 22, working for the non-profit organization Demos in New York, Heather McGhee plunged into the fight for debt reform, then tackled Wall Street corruption and consumer protection, and wound up president of Demos, leading its campaign against political and economic inequality. Heather McGhee decided to change the world, or at least try. Her new book is THE SUM OF US.
- November 18, 2020
The most dedicated peace activists you’ve never heard of are headed to federal prison amid a deadly pandemic.
- October 8, 2020
As right-wing militants have the president’s blessing to behave menacingly, voting rights groups are asking why aren’t local officials doing more to assure to voters that Election Day will be safe.
- July 3, 2020
Bill Moyers talked with Rebecca Gordon, a professor of ethics, about the 4th of July, the Movement for Black Lives and what she's hearing from her students who are ready for change.
- June 18, 2020Despite, or perhaps because of, their own vulnerability to state-sanctioned violence, Black women have been key voices in the struggle to end it.
- May 5, 2020Today’s pandemic alters our tradition of protest and dissent.
- December 18, 2017Dashing through the snow and decking the halls with handmade placards, outraged people are protesting the bill and decrying the rush to pass it this week.
- December 1, 2017If the tax breaks are going to corporations, this union wants its fair share.