Bill Moyers

The Journal: Rachel Carson's Legacy

Season 11 Episode 24 | 53m 23s

Forty-five years after the publication of Rachel Carson's landmark book Silent Spring, which launched the modern environmental movement, her disturbing story of how toxic chemicals were poisoning the earth still resonates. Bill Moyers Journal looks at the life and legacy of Rachel Carson through an extraordinary portrayal of her in a one-woman play performed by veteran stage actress Kaiulani Lee.

Aired: 09/20/07

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning