Moyers & Company

Distracted from Democracy

In a country as rich as America, why is there so little outcry about the ever-increasing economic divide between the very wealthy and everyone else? Media scholar Marty Kaplan points to our well-fed appetite for media distraction. Later on the show, acclaimed historian Gary May puts the recent Supreme Court decision gutting the Voting Rights Act into historical perspective.
  • Is the Surpreme Court Out of Order?
  • Grass Roots Grow Against Greed
  • The Truth vs. DC's Propaganda Machine
  • Chaos in Iraq
  • Too Big to Fail and Getting Bigger
  • Joseph E. Stiglitz: Let’s Stop Subsidizing Tax Dodgers
  • How Tax Reform Can Save the Middle Class
  • Facing the Truth: The Case for Reparations
  • The War on Climate Scientists
  • Time to Get Real on Climate Change
  • Is Net Neutrality Dead?
  • Putting the Freeze on Global Warming
  • What the 1% Don't Want You to Know
  • Fighting for the Four Freedoms
  • All Work and No Pay
  • Public Schools for Sale?
  • Who's Buying our Midterm Elections?
  • No Escaping Dragnet Nation
  • Ian Haney López on the Dog Whistle Politics of Race, Part 2
  • The Deep State Hiding in Plain Sight
  • Putting Political Corruption on Ice
  • Bill McKibben to Obama: Say No to Big Oil
  • Ian Haney López on the Dog Whistle Politics of Race
  • David Simon on America as a Horror Show


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