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  • September 18, 2014

    The signs of a changing climate are all around us. But for some US policymakers, money speaks louder than facts. Continue reading

  • June 27, 2014

    Then and now, Lawrence’s understanding of the ancient and potent jealousies of the people among whom he had lived and fought in the Middle East has generally been ignored. Continue reading

  • June 16, 2014 | Money & Politics

    Why haven’t any big bankers been prosecuted for their role in the housing crisis that led to the Great Recession? Bill has some ideas. Continue reading

  • May 2, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Candidate Obama said the Internet would remain open and free, but that’s before he appointed a former cable and wireless top gun to run the FCC. Continue reading

  • April 11, 2014 | Blog

    Bill, an 11-year-old at the time of FDR’s death, reflects on his father’s reaction to the news. Continue reading

  • February 27, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Bill recommends investigative journalist Julia Angwin’s new book, Dragnet Nation, and reflects on the striking similarities between some classic dystopian novels and America today. Continue reading

  • January 30, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Bill Moyers takes on radical-right Republicans for denying the science behind evolution and climate change, showing a video clip of Rep. Paul Broun (R-GA), who says evolution is a lie “straight from the pit of hell” and climate change, a hoax. Continue reading

  • December 13, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Bill discusses the work of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, which has just released a moving video urging people to speak out against firearms violence. Continue reading

  • October 4, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Bill Moyers shares his thoughts on the shutdown and this week’s antics in Washington. Continue reading

  • September 27, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Moved by the plight of the poor and unemployed, Pope Francis recently decried a global economy that “does us so much harm.” In this essay, Bill Moyers reflects on our broken economy. Continue reading