Dean Baker: Federal Reserve Board Open Market Committee members are anxious to move forward with more interest rate hikes. This should have the country very worried.
Bill Moyers and Michael Winship: Unless she steps down, the Democratic convention will be dominated by someone who represents everything that has gone wrong with Washington.
Tom Engelhardt, cofounder of the American Empire Project and author of The United States of Fear as well as The End of Victory Culture, runs The Nation Institute's TomDispatch.com. His latest book, coauthored with Nick Turse, is Terminator Planet: The First History of Drone Warfare, 2001-2050.