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  • April 5, 2013

    In this web extra, poet Kyle Dargan reads his poem about theft and desperation in hard economic times. Continue reading

  • April 5, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Poet Kyle Dargan talks about his efforts to reconcile his disparate cultural environments through poetry. Continue reading

  • April 5, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Theologian James Cone and historian Taylor Branch join Bill to discuss Dr. King’s other dream: economic justice. Continue reading

  • March 29, 2013 | Moyers Moments

    The bestselling author tells Bill how our legal system deals out justice unevenly, with terrible consequences and cost. Continue reading

  • February 26, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Martín Espada reads “Blessed Be The Truth-Tellers,” inspired by Jack Agüeros, a truth-telling Puerto Rican poet, fiction writer, playwright, community organizer, translator, and the first writer Espada ever met.

  • February 15, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Exploring the virus of money in our politics, and how we need to combat it. Continue reading

  • February 15, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Poet Martín Espada talks about the sacrifices artists sometimes need to make, and what drives him to both poetry and activism.
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  • February 8, 2013 | Book Club

    Browse selected books by Moyers & Company guests, and let us know which ones moved and inspired you. Continue reading

  • January 18, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    We check in with Haydil Henriquez, a young poet featured on Bill Moyers Journal in 2007 who was inspired by Martín Espada. Continue reading

  • January 18, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Larry Cohen, president of the Communications Workers of America, joins Bill to make the case for common-sense reform that would bring the Senate back to serving democracy. Continue reading