by Nathan Marsh in New Film on Thursday 8 November 2012

This documentary could not have a stronger catch: a box of documents found in a Montana meth house, detailing the opaque inner workings of a new big money unleashed by the Citizen’s United decision. Frontline, PBS’s premier investigative journalism show, is never one to pull punches, but this week’s episode was a barn burner. Measured yet gravely urgent, Big Sky, Big Money details how the geography of American democracy is facing seismic change by very deliberate forces with very little public oversight. [watch the video below]

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