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  • May 3, 2013 | Moyers Moments

    The former Rage Against the Machine guitarist discusses the role of music in political protest. Continue reading

  • May 3, 2013

    Watch Newtown parents and legendary singers raise their voices to uplift a community following the Sandy Hook massacre. Continue reading

  • May 3, 2013 | Moyers Moments

    In this 1994 Moyers Moment, the folk singer reflects on the role his music played over several decades of American history. Continue reading

  • April 19, 2013
    In this column from Orion magazine, Sandra Steingraber writes about the movement among people of faith to fight fracking in New York while scientists stay silent.
  • April 12, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Writer Sherman Alexie describes living in two different cultures at the same time. Continue reading

  • April 12, 2013

    In “Blankets,” an excerpt from Sherman Alexie’s new collection entitled Blasphemy, he recounts his attempts to comfort his ailing father as he recovered from surgery. Continue reading

  • April 12, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    See and learn about Sherman Alexie’s favorite Native American poets. Continue reading

  • April 11, 2013 | Moyers & Company
    Poet Laura Da's work about driving through her birthplace, near Vantage, Wash., with her father, and the thoughts about family history the journey brings.
  • April 11, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    The National Book Award winner talks candidly about how his mental illness has influenced his work. Continue reading

  • April 11, 2013 | Book Club

    Poet and writer Sherman Alexie´╗┐ joined us for a live chat earlier this year to answer your questions. Replay the chat to see him answer viewer questions about his poetry and books, his creative process and being Native American. Continue reading