Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

Bringing back the landmark PBS series that first aired 35 years ago, Bill Moyers Journal, a weekly show with the goal of enriching the conversation of democracy, featured some of the most articulate, original – and independent – thinkers of our time.  Each show included produced analysis of vital issues, strong interviews with unique voices on politics, the arts and letters, science, religion, and the media, as well as debates on public issues and documentary specials.


    EXPLORE Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

    • October 31, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Just prior to the 2008 election, Bill explains why voting is "the hope that sustains one generation to the next" with many personal and historical examples to make his case.
    • October 24, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Bill talks about the country's financial future with economist James K. Galbraith.
    • October 24, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Bill Moyers talks with Mark Johnson, the producer of a remarkable documentary about the simple but transformative power of music. Also: Economist James K. Galbraith
    • October 17, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      The economist and activist talks about the people who will be most hurt by a protracted recession: everyday workers.
    • October 10, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Bill talks to George Soros about the US mortgage crisis and the global financial meltdown.
    • September 19, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Bill talks about a shining illustration of our new gilded age.
    • September 19, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Bill talks to political analyst and historian Kevin Phillips about the fragile American economy.
    • September 19, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Financial Columnists Floyd Norris and Gretchen Morgenson discuss winners and losers in the financial turmoil.
    • September 5, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      An intimate look at how National Guard deployments affect the communties they leave behind.
    • August 29, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Organized labor has been on the decline for years. In this essay, Bill looks at the history of the labor movement, and the importance of its survival.
    • August 15, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Bill talks with Andrew J. Bacevich about his critiques of U.S. foreign policy, as well as America's debt and dependency. consumerism, politics, and militarism.
    • July 25, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Bill talks to journalist Jane Mayer about whether the U.S. sanctioned torture to prosecute the war on terror.
    • July 18, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      A look at Cleveland's Slavic Village, one of the hardest-hit neighborhoods of the mortgage meltdown from 2008.
    • July 11, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Bill sits down with conservative authors Mickey Edwards and Ross Douthat to discuss why they believe their movement is in decline.
    • June 27, 2008 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)
      Bill talks to Senator Barbara Boxer about the state of the environment and her struggle to pass meaningful legislation to curb global warming.