Bill Moyers

The Journal: LBJ's Road to War

Season 13 Episode 31 | 53m 58s

As President Obama prepares to announce how many more troops he will send to Afghanistan, Bill Moyers remembers the presidency of Lyndon Johnson and the agonizing decisions that escalated America's involvement in Vietnam. Through Johnson's secret tapes of phone calls and conversations, and his own reminiscences, Moyers recalls the events that plunged us ever deeper into war.

Aired: 11/19/09

Rating: NR

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