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)

April 27, 2007

Bill talks with Josh Marshall of Talking Points Memo about the Internet’s role in the firings of federal prosecutors Continue reading

February 5, 2010

Bill talks to pediatrician Margaret Flowers about pressing the President for health insurance reform. Continue reading

January 29, 2010

Bill looks more closely at the ‘Citizens United’ Supreme Court decision and its ramifications on democracy. Continue reading

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January 29, 2010

The AFL-CIO president joins Bill to talk about the current and future relevance of organized labor. Continue reading

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January 21, 2010

Bill assesses President Obama’s first year with Princeton professor Melissa Harris-Lacewell and journalist Eric Alterman.
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January 22, 2010

Bill reflects on the crisis in Haiti. Continue reading

April 27, 2007

Bill sits down with The Daily Show anchor Jon Stewart to discuss real journalism and fake news. Continue reading

January 8, 2010

Journalists David Corn and Kevin Drum talk with Bill about the arduous task of cleaning up the financial industry.
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December 18, 2009

Economist Robert Kuttner and journalist Matt Taibbi join Bill to discuss fading hopes for substantial Wall Street reform.
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December 11, 2009

Renowned historian Howard Zinn joins Bill to discuss how democracy relies on the power of people.
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December 11, 2009

How does collective anger transform into social action? Bill turns to two social organizers for insight.
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November 27, 2009

Jane Goodall discusses the work her institute does with youth around the globe. Continue reading

November 27, 2009

Despite dire warnings for our endangered planet, Dr. Jane Goodall says all is not yet lost – we can change course, if we act now. And she should know. Her tough-minded optimism comes from her work as the world’s foremost authority on chimpanzees. Continue reading

Poet Stanley Kunitz smiles as he talks with a visitor to a reception for his new book "The Wild Braid: A Poet Reflects on a Century in the Garden." May 2005. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg, file)
November 13, 2009

Visiting a New York City center dedicated to the contemplation and celebration of poetry.
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October 23, 2009

Looking back at the distinguished career of Texas Federal Judge William Justice.
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