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" was founded in 1999 by John Moyers in conjunction with a series of hard-hitting opinion page ads in The New York Times. We take our inspiration from Thomas Paine—the revolutionary thinker and activist known for his incisive, biting commentaries...

"Since 2004, has been a project of the Institute for America's Future, a 501(c)(3) organization supported by grants and private donations." [1]



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  1. About,, accessed October 20, 2009.