In this turbulent midterm election year, two academics -- Lawrence Lessig and Zephyr Teachout -- left the classroom and confronted the reality of down-and-dirty politics, attempting to replace moneyed interests with the public interest. Bill speaks with them about the hard-fought lessons learned on...More
The 2014 Midterm Elections are coming up in the United States so it's time for another installment of 'Politics of the Animal Kingdom'. Make sure to start at part one if you haven't seen them all: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s7tWHJfhiyo&list=PL7679C7ACE93A5638 Also, Stickers! http://dftb...More
Ben & Jerry (the ice cream guys) talking about the problem of money in politics - and what to do about it. Listen to them explain the strategy of stamping money out of politics and passing a constitutional amendment to save our democracy. Produced by Bill Kinzie of www.2muchmedia.com.
You’ve probably read, watched, or heard something controversial about the Guantanamo Bay detention camp since it started housing suspected terrorists in 2002. This past year, most media has centered around hunger strikes—which is one of the most well-known ways that prisoners protest their indef...More
The Roast dumps tonnes of satirical dredge on the headlines, and we look at the fate of the Great Barrier Reef. Not to give anything away, but we should probably change its name to Grave Barrier Reef. #RoastTv The Roast airs weeknights at 7:30pm on ABC2
Last night on "Scandal," Lisa Kudrow — playing a Congresswoman running for President — had a seething monologue about the sexist, gendered, angled way women in politics are covered by the media.
Shouldn't every politician wear logos on their jacket so we know who their sponsors are? Get more honesty at http://honestgil.com
Join the conversation at: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/news/iraq-anniversary For more debate and for the latest news go to http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk Like: http://www.facebook.com/HuffPostUK Follow: http://twitter.com/HuffPostUK Following on from his explosive and controversial interview o...More
Peter Schweizer is the author of "Extortion: How politicians extract your money, buy votes and lines their pockets." He joins the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts to discuss how Washington is run more like the mafia.