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  • 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

  • April 11, 2013

    In this web extra, Alexie reads his poem and describes how it evolved from idea to finished reflection. Continue reading

  • 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