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  • January 3, 2014

    From the Birmingham march to the present-day “Moral Mondays” fight in North Carolina, Bob Zellner has fought for civil rights despite threats from his grandfather, who was a member of the Ku Klux Klan. Continue reading

  • November 1, 2013 | Activism

    We asked viewers to nominate local activists who are fighting for change in their communities to be the 20th activist on our “Activists to Watch” list. Continue reading

  • August 15, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Activists Marshall Ganz, Rachel LaForest and Madeline Janis share how organized people can successfully fight organized money. Continue reading

  • August 12, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Activists Marshall Ganz, Rachel Laforest and Madeline Janis share how organized people can successfully fight organized money to deliver social change. Watch now »
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  • August 10, 2013

    The White House announced this week that Rustin, the trailblazing civil rights activist, will be posthumously awarded the highest civilian award in the U.S. Peter Dreier writes that the timing couldn’t be better. Continue reading

  • August 9, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Economist Richard Wolff talks about battling rampant capitalism and fighting for economic justice. Continue reading

  • June 7, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Economist Richard Wolff talks about battling rampant capitalism and fighting for economic justice. Continue reading

  • May 24, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Only weeks after his release from prison, the activist talks with Bill about the necessity of civil disobedience in the fight for environmental justice. Continue reading

  • May 24, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Tim DeChristopher tells why he spent nearly two years in prison in the name of environmental justice, and Gretchen Morgenson discusses how banks are still too big to fail and too big to trust. Continue reading

  • May 22, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Tim DeChristopher tells why he spent nearly two years in prison in the name of environmental justice, and Gretchen Morgenson discusses how banks are still too big to fail and too big to trust. Watch the full show now » Continue reading