John Oliver Exposes The Outrageous Practices Of Big Pharmaceutical Companies

Last Week Tonight’s second season debuted with John Oliver taking on one of the most powerful industries on Earth: Big Pharma. This segment exposes the dark side of pharmaceutical marketing and points a light on companies whose goals are clearly to make money, not help people recover from illness. “Drug companies are a bit like […]

Police Have Taken Over $2.5 Billion in Cash From Civilians Who Weren’t Even Charged With a Crime

Sunday, John Oliver dedicated his main story on HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” to explaining civil forfeiture, a “shady process” that police departments across the country have been using to seize property, including cash, houses and vehicles, with little justification. It’s gotten so absurd that some officers are using the money they’ve procured in seizures to […]