Sunday, September 1, 2013

Bill Moyers Essay: The End Game For Democracy

Bill Moyers condemns our corrupt political system, in which "predators in Washington are only this far from monopoly control of our government," enjoying "the tax breaks, the loopholes, the contracts, the payoffs," while the public pays "the taxes they write off." All the while, journalists don't ask the right questions because they're "bedazzled" by "parties and perks"–or because "they fear that if the system were exposed for what it is, outraged citizens would descend on this town and tear it apart with their bare hands." Watch:


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