Moyers & Company

The Bare Knuckle Fight Against Money in Politics

Season 3 Episode 45 | 24m 43s | Video has closed captioning.

In this turbulent midterm election year, two academics -- Lawrence Lessig and Zephyr Teachout -- left the classroom and confronted the reality of down-and-dirty politics, attempting to replace moneyed interests with the public interest. Neither was successful – this year, at least – but on this week’s show, Bill speaks with them about the hard-fought lessons learned on the state of American.

Aired: 11/14/14

Rating: NR

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