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Linda Potter, left, receives a shot of H1N1 flu vaccine from a research nurse during the first of several clinical trials of a new vaccine conducted by Emory University, Mon., August 10, 2009, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)
February 6, 2014 | Blog

It’s the real takeaway from those projections that have everyone buzzing. Continue reading

Bill Moyers on set at 'Moyers & Company' (Photo: Dale Robbins)
December 25, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of Bill’s ten most popular discussions and essays this year. Continue reading

November 1, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

The four freedoms medal winners at the awards ceremony in New York appear in the bottom row. From left to right: Sister Simone Campbell, Ameena Matthews, Wendell Berry, Paul Krugman and (last three on right) the Coalition of  Immokalee Workers. (Photo Credit: Prisca Edwards Photography)
October 17, 2013 | Activism

Paul Krugman, Wendell Berry and Sister Simone Campbell were among those awarded with a Four Freedoms Medal. Continue reading

Left: Paul Krugman of Princeton University, winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics for 2008, holds his Nobel lecture at the Aula Magna of the Stockholm University, in Stockholm, Monday Dec. 8, 2008. Logotype of Swedish Academy of Sciences is in the background. (AP Photo/Fredrik Persson, Scanpix Sweden) Right: A portrait of Lord John Maynard Keynes taken in his office at the treasury. (08/24/45) AP Photo
January 13, 2013 | Blog
Paul Krugman attributes many of the theories he uses in analyzing today's depression to economist John Maynard Keynes, whose ideas rose to prominence in the 1930s during America's last major depression.
January 11, 2013 | Moyers & Company

The New York Times columnist explains why our top priority should be getting America back to work – if only Washington would stop throwing distractions in the way. Continue reading

January 11, 2013

The New York Times columnist details the catastrophic impact of the economic downturn as well as avenues to recovery — should Washington be wise enough to take them. Continue reading

Jack Lew Hearing
January 11, 2013 | Blog
Conservative and liberal senators oppose President Obama's nomination of Jacob Lew for Treasury secretary.
Traders work in the Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. April 2010 (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 11, 2013 | Blog

Our economic quick-fixes do little for most of us, but continue to reward those at the top. And yet Wall Street still wants more. Continue reading

January 11, 2013

Bill explains how last week’s fiscal cliff deal gave tens of billions in tax breaks to Wall Street and corporations. Continue reading

January 10, 2013

The New York Times columnist tells Bill prospects for economic recovery are bleak, particularly for younger Americans, but says solutions are still possible. Continue reading

January 10, 2013

The New York Times columnist discusses President Obama’s Treasury pick, and why he’s okay with not being chosen. Continue reading

Singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III poses for a portrait on the roof of his apartment building in the Brooklyn borough of New York. October, 2001. (AP Photo/Shawn Baldwin)
January 10, 2013 | Blog
The economist and New York Times columnist joins Bill in the studio today to talk about why our top priority should be getting America back to work.
President Barack Obama meets with House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. The Senate granted final passage to legislation raising the debt ceiling. July 23, 2011. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
January 8, 2013 | Blog
Enthusiasm is growing for a one trillion dollar coin that could allow Obama to bypass the coming debt ceiling debate.
Paul Krugman, Princeton University professor of economics and international affairs, talks to a gathering in Princeton, after he was announced the winner of the Nobel Prize in economics. October 2008. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
January 4, 2013 | Blog

Bill, who’ll be talking with the New York Times columnist about the debt ceiling and other financial pitfalls next, week, invites your help. Continue reading