Journalists Martin Clancy and Tim O’Brien share the history, human stories and tragic inequities behind capital punishment in America. Continue reading
Despite its birth as a nation conceived in principles of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, the struggle for equality in America has remained a disturbing constant in our history. Bill Moyers’ body of work addresses the fights for equality in race, gender and sexual orientation, and against the economic injustice that finds half of our citizens living at poverty level or worse. With the shows, specials, essays and talks below, see how far we’ve come and how far we still need to go.
Attorney and legal scholar Bryan Stevenson joins Bill to expose the class prejudices of our criminal justice system. Continue reading
The bestselling author tells Bill how our legal system deals out justice unevenly, with terrible consequences and cost. Continue reading
Why is true justice — not just the word we recite from the Pledge of Allegiance — still unaffordable for those who need it most? Continue reading
The majority of Americans support gay marriage. Will the Supreme Court take that into account when they rule on DOMA and Prop 8? Continue reading