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Bill Moyers

Bill Moyers

Bill Moyers is a veteran journalist, broadcaster, and author. Former managing editor of Moyers & Company and BillMoyers.com, his previous shows on PBS included NOW with Bill Moyers and Bill Moyers Journal. Over the past three and a half decades he has become an icon of American journalism and is the author of many books, including "Bill Moyers Journal: The Conversation Continues," "Moyers on Democracy," and "Healing and the Mind." He was one of the organizers of the Peace Corps, a special assistant for Lyndon B. Johnson, a publisher of Newsday, senior correspondent for CBS News, and a producer of many groundbreaking series on public television. He is the winner of more than 30 Emmys, nine Peabodys, three George Polk awards. Follow him on Twitter: @BillMoyers

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The Day the Confederate Flag Flew in the United States Capitol

What happened in the 1850s and what happened in the present are very similar in a number of ways, though the symbol of the insurrectionist Confederate army never flew in that nation's capitol—not once—until January 6, 2021.

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How American Racism Has a Cost for Everyone

An interview with author, policy expert, and progressive leader Heather McGhee.

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Will Amy Coney Barrett Stand by Her Man? He's Betting a Second Term On It

"I have never seen a president in my lifetime that has disavowed the results of the election before they've even happened."

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Oligarchy and Democracy From the Civil War to the Present

Yes, the Civil War brought an end to the slave order of the South and the rule of the plantation oligarchs who embodied white supremacy. But the Northern victory was short lived — Southern ideals spread quickly to the West.

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From George Floyd to Juneteenth, America's Other Independence Day

"We will not return to business as usual after the events we have experienced this year," says Rev. James Forbes.

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We Hold This Truth to Be Self-Evident: It's Happening Before Our Very Eyes

The man in the White House has taken all the necessary steps toward achieving the despot's dream of dominance.

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Republicans Admit They Lose When Elections are Fair and Free

Veteran journalist talks with Ratf**ked author David Daley, whose reporting and advocacy on gerrymandering and voting rights have fired up a generation of activists fighting for free and fair elections.

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"There's Going to Be Scandal Involved in This Bailout. It Is Unquestionable'

Here We Go Again! A discussion between Bill Moyers and Neil Barofksy, former chief inspector general of the TARP program, on big corporate bailouts.

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