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November 27, 2013 | Blog

Our viewers write in with meaningful — and witty — advice on how to keep the holiday from turning into a family drama. Continue reading

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September 13, 2013 | Moyers & Company

Dave Zirin offers a unique and provocative voice in the world of sports journalism showing how inextricably linked sports and politics are in our lives. Continue reading

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August 23, 2013 | Guests
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President Barack Obama, left, and House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio sit during a ceremony in the Capitol's Statuary Hall. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
April 26, 2013

In this excerpt from Thomas Mann and Norman Ornstein’s book, they pinpoint the two main reasons Washington isn’t working: the serious mismatch between the political parties and a governing system that makes it extremely difficult for majorities to act. Continue reading

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December 26, 2012 | Activism

Since the advent of the Internet the number of messages sent to politicians has increased dramatically, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that the messages are being heard. Continue reading

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December 21, 2012 | Moyers & Company

Tony Kushner, who wrote the screenplay for Lincoln, talks about America’s 16th president and “the history lesson of politics.” Continue reading

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December 21, 2012

Lincoln Screenwriter Tony Kushner talks about what we can learn from the life and decisions of America’s 16th president. Continue reading

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December 18, 2012

The Lincoln screenwriter talks about his approach to writing the movie, and how it affected his own view of democracy. Continue reading

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October 25, 2012 | Blog

Suzie shares what she’s learned from adults about elections in America in this week’s Mark Fiore animated cartoon. Continue reading

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June 19, 2012 | BillBoard

Forty years after Watergate, “we’re back to the Nixon era” of secret money buying our elections. Continue reading

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February 29, 2012

We rank fans and viewers’ suggestions for top political films. Did yours make the cut? Continue reading

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February 24, 2012
Film historian Neal Gabler shares his favorite political films.
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April 30, 2010 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

Bill and author Jim Hightower discuss how ordinary people can reclaim political power. Continue reading

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December 7, 2007 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

Bill talks about the intersection of religious liberty and politics with Kathleen Hall Jamieson and Melissa Rogers. Continue reading

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June 29, 2007 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

Bill talks with long-time Republican insider Victor Gold on how his party has gone astray. Continue reading

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