- Gunfighter Nation
As the anniversary of the Newtown tragedy approaches, Bill speaks with cultural historian Richard Slotkin about violence in America. Plus, a Moyers essay on our gun culture.
- Facing the Truth: The Case for Reparations
Bill speaks with Ta-Nehisi Coates, a senior editor for The Atlantic about his cover story on why America needs to reconcile with its racist past.
- No Escaping Dragnet Nation
A year ago, Edward Snowden leaked classified documents on America's mass surveillance program. Investigative reporter Julia Angwin tells Bill what surprised her most about the revelations.
- America’s New War in the Middle East
Two experts on American foreign policy talk to Bill about our deepening engagement in the fight against jihadists in Iraq and Syria.
- Restoring an America That Has Lost Its Way
Reporter Bob Herbert on his new book, Losing Our Way, an intimate and heartrending portrait of America in economic despair.
- The United States of Ferguson
In an encore broadcast, journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates talks about the nation’s legacy of slavery and white supremacy.
- All Work and No Pay
Activist Saru Jayaraman — who is being honored at the White House today — recently talked to Bill about the fight for better wages and working conditions for America's 10 million restaurant workers.
- Democrats Bow Down to Wall Street
John R. MacArthur of Harper’s Magazine says that Republicans and Democrats alike are abandoning the republic in pursuit of big bucks.
- The Children’s Climate Crusade
A new generation turns an ancient idea into a crusade to save the future.