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February 14, 2014 | Moyers & Company

In part two of his interview, David Simon, creator of the TV series The Wire, talks to Bill about the triumph of capital over democracy. Watch part one of David Simon’s interview. Continue reading

President Barack Obama listen as Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, speaks in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, where the president announced he is nominating Yellen to be chair of the Federal Reserve, succeeding Ben Bernanke. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
February 12, 2014 | Blog

The growing disconnect between the Fed’s policies and people’s lives means we need to start exploring alternatives. Continue reading

The Capitol Rotunda looms over the statue of George Washington on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, as the House and Senate resume work in Washington. President Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union address Tuesday night to a joint session of Congress. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
February 4, 2014 | Blog

Corruption is endemic to the capitalist system and has not been successfully regulated away. Perhaps a system change is warranted? Continue reading

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February 4, 2014 | Blog

Watch clips from Bill’s interview with David Simon, journalist and creator of The Wire in which he talks the “astonishing” rise of libertarianism, the tragedy of capitalism and why he’s want push politicians to the curb. Continue reading

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January 31, 2014 | Moyers & Company

Journalist and creator of the TV series The Wire talks about the crisis of capitalism in America and how it’s dividing our country. Continue reading

The exhibit this week in Times Square (photo: Jake Schlichtin)
October 11, 2013

Hundreds of our fans wrote in to tell us about the ups and downs of capitalism. Continue reading

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October 11, 2013 | Guests
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October 11, 2013 | Moyers & Company

Historian Joyce Appleby discusses the fascination with America that led curiosity-driven Europeans to move beyond church dogma in the pursuit of knowledge that reshaped their understanding of the world.
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October 11, 2013

What’s the potential fallout from McCutcheon v. FEC, the campaign finance case currently before the Supreme Court. Continue reading

Members of the Supreme Court gather for a group portrait at the Supreme Court in Washington before the start of the 2010 session. October 2010. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
October 9, 2013

What’s the potential fallout from McCutcheon v. FEC, the campaign finance case currently before the Supreme Court? Watch the full show.
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August 9, 2013 | Moyers & Company

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

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August 7, 2013

On this week’s show, economist Richard Wolff talks about battling rampant capitalism and fighting for economic justice. Watch the full show. Continue reading

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June 7, 2013 | Moyers & Company

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

Donald Trump stands on the 14th fairway during a pro-am round of the AT&T National golf tournament at Congressional Country Club, Wednesday, June 27, 2012, in Bethesda, Md. Trump is worried that wind turbines will spoil the view from his new golf course in Aberdeen, Scotland. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
March 27, 2013 | Blog

The billionaire is outraged over a wind turbine project that he says will spoil the view from his new golf course in Aberdeen, Scotland. Continue reading

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March 22, 2013

Economist Richard Wolff answers audience questions about industry regulation, the limits of capitalism, and solutions to economic inequality. Continue reading

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