The Supreme Court's Citizens United decision is already having an effect on our democracy, and according to Nichols, "We may have our first fully corporate-defined election this year, in 2010."
Like the monsters in a Hollywood movie, corporations are attacking our democracy.
Lawrence Lessig talks to Chris Hayes about what progressives can do to combat the destructive effects of corporate money in elections.
Robert Scheer knows who's responsible for our tanked economy—and in his new book, he's not afraid to name names.
Can we calculate the true cost of our dependence on oil?
As Elizabeth Warren’s devastating Congressional report reveals, the Federal Reserve used taxpayer money to bail out the insurance giant, instead of forcing the major banks to clean up the mess they helped create.
A tale of seduction and intimidation.
The talking heads of cable news are leading double lives as paid lobbyists for corporations.
Citizens United raises the questions: why is speech the functional equivalent of money, and why are corporations considered persons?