Actor Hal Holbrook died on January 23, 2021 at the age of 95. Bill talked with Holbrook in 2004 on NOW with Bill Moyers. They spoke about Holbrook's famed stage performance as Mark Twain.
- September 10, 2015The celebrated American author knew a thing or two about politics -- and The Donald.
- December 19, 2014In this excerpt from Steve Fraser's new book, The Age of Acquiescence, the historian wonders why people in the second Gilded Age aren't fighting back the way they did the first time.
- October 19, 2012See a breakdown of how the bank accounts, toys and titans of our first Gilded Age compare to this one.
- March 19, 2004 | NOWWhat Mark Twain can teach us about the challenges facing America today, and the Latinization of American culture.