News Articles By Lisa Graves

10 July 2014
Some women and men spend their lives rebelling against their father or mother, but others follow in their footsteps or yearn for their approval. Some become friends. A few spend millions to make... more
09 July 2014
We suspected it all along, but now we have the goods that prove that Charles Koch was a member of the John Birch Society at the height of their attacks on the civil rights movement and civil rights... more
08 July 2014
Today, as announced on Amy Goodman's DemocracyNow!, the Progressive Inc. and the Center for Media and Democracy are publishing new information and analysis documenting that billionaire oil... more
14 April 2014
The Progressive magazine and the Center for Media and Democracy are merging! Walking in the footsteps of "Fighting Bob" La Follette, we will continue to break big news, expose the Robber Barons,... more
26 November 2013
An excerpt of this article was published last month based on the November cover story of In These Times magazine, written by the Executive Director of the Center for Media and Democracy, which... more
12 November 2013
Scholars at UC Berkeley recently released a study finding that low wages in the fast food industry cost taxpayers $7 billion every year in a raft of social supports that subsidize the salaries of... more
29 October 2013
The Center for Media and Democracy is submitting the testimony below to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Human Rights for the hearing today on... more
28 October 2013
On Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee is holding an important hearing examining the harmful effects of the so-called "Stand Your Ground" gun laws that were promoted for years as a "model" by the... more
22 October 2013
This is a special excerpt of the cover story of In These Times magazine, written by the Executive Director of the Center for Media and Democracy, which publishes PRWatch.org. The documents leaked... more
18 September 2013
Today, the Koch-funded "Freedom Partners," which secretly distributed $250 million during the 2012 election season, posted its first federal tax report which uncloaked several Koch-related entities... more

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