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Bill Moyers

Vulture capitalists circle above Puerto Rico prey

Vulture capitalists circle above Puerto Rico prey

Puerto Rico is devastated. Two hurricanes plunged the island into darkness and despair. Crops perish in the fields. The landscape of ruined buildings and towns resemble Hiroshima after the atomic bomb was dropped on it. Over three million people are desperate for food, water, electricity and shelter.

Donald Trump’s demolition derby

Donald Trump’s demolition derby

We’re a week into the Trump administration and it’s pretty obvious what he’s up to. First, Donald Trump is running a demolition derby: He wants to demolish everything he doesn’t like, and he doesn’t like a lot, especially when it comes to government.

Bill Moyers on LBJ and ‘Selma’

Bill Moyers on LBJ and ‘Selma’

After his online chat Tuesday, Bill had more to say about the Oscar-nominated film Selma, President Lyndon B. Johnson, the Voting Rights Act and how government has changed over the past 40-plus years.

United States of ALEC

United States of ALEC

Behind the ALEC mantra lies a vast network of corporate lobbying and political action aimed to increase corporate profits at public expense without public knowledge.

Public schools for sale

Public schools for sale

Public education is becoming big business as bankers, hedge fund managers and private equity investors are entering what they consider to be an “emerging market.”

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