Faith & Reason

Over the years, Bill Moyers has become widely known for his thoughtful inquiries into the worlds of religion, faith and reason — with help from some of the leading theologians and enlightening thinkers of our time.

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March 1, 2013 | Bill Moyers on Faith and Reason (2006)

In this 2006 Moyers Moment, the atheist and author talks about the need to “broaden what we can understand and say, and therefore be.” Continue reading

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March 1, 2013 | NOW with Bill Moyers (2002-2005)

In this 2004 Moyers Moment, author Richard Dawkins argues that evolution “is about as certain as anything we know.” Continue reading

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March 1, 2013 | Bill Moyers on Faith and Reason (2006)

The novelist talks about his inner conflicts when it comes to his own agnosticism. Continue reading

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March 1, 2013 | Moyers Moments

Collected thoughts from Martin Amis, Margaret Atwood, Richard Dawkins and Salman Rushdie on religious identity.
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March 1, 2013 | Moyers & Company

Zack Kopplin on fighting the onslaught of creationism and Susan Jacoby on the challenges of free thinking in America. Continue reading

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March 1, 2013

Susan Jacoby talks with Bill about the role secularism and intellectual curiosity have played throughout America’s history. Continue reading

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March 1, 2013

19-year-old activist Zack Kopplin talks about fighting the creep of creationist curricula in public school science classes. Continue reading

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March 1, 2013
Find out which schools are receiving taxpayer money to teach creationism.
Mayim Bialik, Emmy nominated actress and spokeswoman for TI-Nspire teaches a class as part of the grand prize for the Texas Instruments Take Mayim Back to School contest Tuesday October 16, 2012 in New Britain, Conn. in addition to the visit from Bialik, New Britain High School received $50,000 in math and science technology from Texas Instruments.(Michelle McLoughlin/AP Images for Texas Instruments)
February 28, 2013

Zack Kopplin shares some ways you can help him remove creationism from science class in public and voucher schools. Continue reading

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February 26, 2013

Preview this week’s show about one teenager’s fight against the onslaught of creationism in public schools, and the challenges of free thinking in America. Continue reading

Students solve problems in Crystal Kirch's pre-calculus class at Segerstrom High School in Santa Ana, Calif., Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
February 26, 2013 | BillBoard

Watch a documentary about the controversial conservative proposals the Texas School Board made in 2010. Continue reading

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February 1, 2013 | Q&A

Are U.S. drone strikes consistent with the idea of “just wars”? A military and political scholar breaks the question down. Continue reading

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January 4, 2013 | Moyers Moments

In this 1991 Moyers Moment from Spirit & Nature, the spiritual leader and teacher talks about our shared responsibility to this planet. Continue reading

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December 11, 2012 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

In this 2009 ‘Moyers Moment’, Bill and theologian Karen Armstrong discuss using compassion as a foundation for understanding both religion and wartime politics. Continue reading

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November 20, 2012

Listen in as Bill Moyers and mythologist Joseph Campbell discuss how religious values are shaped by stories of death, resurrection, and ritual. Continue reading

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