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August 8, 2008

Moyers on 2008 Interactive Map
BILL MOYERS JOURNAL will stay on the news cycle throughout the 2008 election. Here at MOYERS ON 2008, you can explore big ideas on our issue pages and then respond with your local insights on our interactive map.
Moyers on the Iraqi Government Surplus
A Bill Moyers essay on the Iraqi government surplus.
Shall We Drill?
Delve deep into the offshore drilling debate.
July 18, 2008

Mortgage Mess
THE JOURNAL travels to ground zero of the mortgage meltdown ? Cleveland, Ohio. Correspondent Rick Karr takes viewers to Slavic Village, one of the hardest hit neighborhoods in the nation when it comes to the spate of foreclosures caused by the subprime mortgage crisis
William Greider on Wall Street
Veteran journalist William Greider on the current financial crisis and what he calls "the great deflation of Wall Street."
June 20, 2008

Orlando Patterson and Glenn Loury on Race in America
BILL MOYERS JOURNAL examines racial inequality in America through the prisms of the legacy of slavery and the current socio-economic landscape with perspective from historical and cultural sociologist Orlando Patterson and Glenn C. Loury, an economist and expert on race and social division.
June 13, 2008

Holly Sklar on Work and Wages
Holly Sklar, co-author of RAISE THE FLOOR: WAGES AND POLICIES THAT WORK FOR ALL OF US, discusses what current economic conditions say about the state of the American dream.
LA Labor
BILL MOYERS JOURNAL analyzes the growing inequality gap on the ground in Los Angeles where recently union workers marched to bring attention to how they are getting squeezed out of the shrinking middle class.
Steve Fraser on Gilded Ages
Steve Fraser, historian and author of WALL STREET: AMERICA'S DREAM PALACE, discusses the modern parallels and differences to the first Gilded Age, the big disparity between the rich and poor, and the increasing strain on working Americans.
June 6, 2008

Campaign Analysis from Kathleen Hall Jamieson and Dr. Ronald Walters
The Annenberg School's Kathleen Hall Jamieson and Dr. Ronald Walters, director of the African American Leadership Institute and Scholar Practitioner Program at the University of Maryland, contemplate what's next for Obama, Clinton and the rest of the election cycle.
May 9, 2008

Nurses Standing Tough -- The California Nurses Association
The California Nurses Association proposes "CheneyCare" for what ails America.
April 11, 2008

Hunger in America
Why are America's food banks suffering shortages? Find out what you can do to help.
The Farm Bill
What's in the farm bill? And, what's behind the debate over its passage.
March 14, 2008

Viewer Mail
You've been writing and we've been reading.
February 15, 2008

The Debt Dilemma
Does America's $9 trillion federal debt mean we are mortgaging our future and jeopardizing individual savings, healthcare, and retirement for generations to come? Bill Moyers gets a reality check from Public Agenda's Scott Bittle and Jean Johnson, co-authors of WHERE DOES THE MONEY GO?: YOUR GUIDED TOUR TO THE FEDERAL BUDGET CRISIS.
January 25, 2008

A Bill Moyers Essay on the Rhetoric and the Reality
Bill Moyers compares the rhetoric coming out of Washington with the reality on the ground when it comes to some major issues: the economy, the war, prospects for peace in the Middle East.
Katherine Newman on the Downturn on the Homefront
Sociologist Katherine Newman on the global markets' effect on kitchen table issues.
January 18, 2008

Craig Unger on the U.S. and the Saudis
Bill Moyers sits down with journalist Craig Unger, contributing editor of VANITY FAIR and author of the best-selling HOUSE OF BUSH, HOUSE OF SAUD and, most recently, THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF BUSH, who offers analysis on President Bush's recent trip to the Middle East.
David Cay Johnston
Bill Moyers interviews NEW YORK TIMES investigative reporter and Pulitzer Prize-winner David Cay Johnston who says America's system has been rigged to benefit the super-rich.
January 4, 2008

Ron Paul
The Republican candidate on the race and the media.
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