At the end of the day, we have an economy that works for the rich by cheating the poor, and unequal schools are the result of that, not the cause.
The Open Access Movement has fought valiantly to ensure that scientists do not sign their copyrights away but instead ensure their work is published on the Internet, under terms that allow anyone to access it.
Senator Wyden continues to be the Senate's truest champion of an open Internet.
Information is power. But like all power, there are those who want to keep it for themselves.
Big stories need human stakes.
Without the ability to talk about government power, there's no way for citizens to make sure this power isn't being misused.
Social Security got passed because John D. Rockefeller was sick of having to take money out of his profits to pay for his workers' pension funds. Why do that, when you can just let the government take money from the workers?