ALL POSTS BY Bill Moyers
- April 13, 2017As our institutions bend and buckle and approach the breaking point, the president bombs Syria and is hailed by an obeisant media.
- February 8, 2017
Well, I certainly got that one wrong. Based on news reports, and after two phone calls to check them out, on Tuesday I wrote a column saluting Jake Tapper and CNN for saying, “No!” to Kellyanne Conway when the White House offered her up as a guest for Tapper’s Sunday program. Except for Fox and Breitbart, I said, no news organization had been more useful to Donald Trump’s presidential candidacy than CNN, but now it appeared they were fed up with serving as a springboard for the lies tossed around like grenades by Trump’s propaganda minions — most notably Ms. Conway, the president’s senior adviser who doubles, I pointed out (with apologies to my late Baptist deacon father for the language) as the administration’s official Queen of Bullshit.
- February 1, 2017In just a few days the new president has upended the rules of democracy with a clumsy heavy-handedness worse than we imagined.
- January 31, 2017President Trump's choice to lead the Environmental Protection Agency might put it on the endangered species list.
- January 21, 2017The contrast between his promises to America's forgotten and the greed of the new president and his circle of fat cat appointees is horrible.