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October 17, 2008

Roberto Lovato and Linda Chavez
Roberto Lovato and Linda Chavez on politics two weeks before the election.
October 10, 2008

George Soros
Bill Moyers talks with one of the world's most successful investors George Soros about the global capital meltdown, how he saw it coming, and what can be done now.
Going Negative, Campaign 2008
Bill Moyers checks in with JOURNAL contributor and director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center Kathleen Hall Jamieson on how dirty politics will play out in this final stretch to the election.
Iraq War Resolution, Six Years Later
In this web exclusive essay, on the sixth anniversary of the congressional vote to grant President George W. Bush the power to invade Iraq, Bill Moyers looks back to October 2002 and the Senate debate over the rush to war.
Topic(s): Congress, Iraq, politics, war
October 3, 2008

Red, White and Blue Media
The JOURNAL takes an in-depth look at the news of the week to sort out the media-frenzied hype from the facts the public needs to know. Factcheck.org's Kathleen Hall Jamieson and ON THE MEDIA's Brooke Gladstone dissect the campaign coverage.
Voter Essentials
Find out how you can make sure that you're voting-reading for the November election.
Topic(s): election, politics
September 26, 2008

Andrew J. Bacevich
Is an imperial presidency destroying what America stands for? Bill Moyers sits down with history and international relations expert and former US Army Colonel Andrew J. Bacevich who identifies three major problems facing our democracy: the crises of economy, government and militarism, and calls for a redefinition of the American way of life
Debate Watching Tips
Campaign analyst Kathleen Hall Jamieson offers her tips for watching the debates.
September 12, 2008

Campaign Media Analysis
Media experts Brooke Gladstone and Les Payne take stock of how the media have fared in the 2008 cycle. Do political partisans on both sides prefer propaganda to the facts
Rage on the Radio
What happens when America's airwaves fill with hate? BILL MOYERS JOURNAL takes a tough look at the hostile industry of "Shock Jock" media with a hard-hitting examination of its effects on our nation's political discourse.
August 29, 2008

Democratic Direction: Katrina vanden Heuvel and Adolph Reed Jr.
In the historic moment of the first African-American nominee for President, Bill Moyers sits down with Nation editor Katrina vanden Heuvel and University of Pennsylvania professor of political science Adolph Reed, Jr. to discuss the promises from the DNC and expectations of Barack Obama.
Is the South Solid?
There are must-win states for both candidates in the South. Can either change historic voting patterns?
One State, Two State, Red State, Blue State: Merle and Earl Black on Southern and Swing State Politics
Bill Moyers speaks with political analysts Merle and Earl Black, who've tracked the American electorate for years. They will discuss how American demographics ? particularly votes from the Southern and the swing states, such as Ohio and Pennsylvania ? will influence the campaign and the election.
Reflections on Labor Day
A Bill Moyers essay.
August 15, 2008

Andrew J. Bacevich
Is an imperial presidency destroying what America stands for? Bill Moyers sits down with history and international relations expert and former US Army Colonel Andrew J. Bacevich who identifies three major problems facing our democracy: the crises of economy, government and militarism, and calls for a redefinition of the American way of life.
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.
August 1, 2008

Capitol Crimes
With former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, who is already serving five and a half years, expected to be sentenced on other charges next month, Bill Moyers takes viewers back to the scene of the crime in this update of "Capitol Crimes." The program examines the web of relationships, secret deals and political manipulation that exposes the use and abuse of power in American politics.
Web Exclusive: Bill Moyers Interivews Thomas Frank
Bill Moyers interviews Thomas Frank, author of THE WRECKING CREW. Also, view a 2004 interview with Frank from NOW WITH BILL MOYERS.
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