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Bill Moyers

Karmic Relief For The Misuse Of 'Karma'

Philip Goldberg | Posted 05.15.2012 | Religion
Philip Goldberg

If we're going to invoke the principle in public discourse, let's get it right, before some yahoo claims it's Iran's karma to get bombed.

Contagion And The Conflict Between Religious Beliefs And Immunization

Bill Moyers | Posted 04.27.2012 | Religion
Bill Moyers

Now seven states are considering legislation to make it even easier for mothers and fathers to spare their children from vaccinations, especially on religious grounds.

Bishops Step Over the Line

Barbara Coombs Lee | Posted 04.25.2012 | Politics
Barbara Coombs Lee

As with contraception, a free society must find the middle ground. Catholic Bishops must be free to exercise their religion, yet we cannot allow them to deny that same freedom to the rest of us.

WATCH: Moyers Talks With Poet Chris Wiman About Living With Cancer And Finding Faith

Posted 02.24.2012 | Religion

In a special preview of this weekend’s "Moyers & Company," poet Christian Wiman reads an excerpt from an essay he wrote for the Winter/Spring issue ...

Reagan White House Officials: Where the Right Went Wrong (VIDEO)

Bill Moyers | Posted 04.16.2012 | Politics
Bill Moyers

In separate interviews, David Stockman and Bruce Bartlett, senior architects of Ronald Reagan's economic policy, have harsh words for the staunch anti-tax position of modern conservatives.

Bill Moyers Visits HuffPost, Talks Inner Life And Purpose

Posted 01.14.2012 | Healthy Living

When veteran journalist Bill Moyers visited The Huffington Post Friday, he didn't just talk politics and current affairs; the public television giant ...

Arianna Talks With Bill Moyers About Joseph Campbell, Religion In Politics

Posted 01.13.2012 | Religion

Bill Moyers is known as a veteran journalist as well as a central figure within both the Kennedy and Johnson White House. However, Moyers was also or...

WATCH: Bill Moyers Talks About The Media With Arianna

Posted 01.13.2012 | Media

TV and journalism legend Bill Moyers sat down with Arianna Huffington on Friday for a wide-ranging conversation about politics, spirituality and the m...

WATCH: Arianna Talks With Bill Moyers

Posted 01.18.2012 | Media

Public television icon Bill Moyers sits down with Arianna at The Huffington Post's New York City office to discuss two big themes: politics and spirit...

WATCH: Bill Moyers Faces Down Stephen Colbert

Posted 03.12.2012 | Media

Public television icon Bill Moyers sat down with Stephen Colbert on Tuesday, and was called a racist more times than he probably has been in a while. ...

Occupy Buddha: Reflections on Occupy Wall Street

Lewis Richmond | Posted 01.28.2012 | Religion
Lewis Richmond

This is about the 100% -- in other words, all of us. Who knows what Gautama was like in the years before he walked out of the palace. He may have been a self-satisfied aristocratic twit -- until he woke up.

Occupy Thanksgiving

Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater | Posted 01.22.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater

If this was a regular year, I would stand up here and talk about gratitude and how we are so lucky to have what we have. But this is not a regular year.

Bill Moyers Speaks at LBJ Library

Elana Estrin | Posted 01.18.2012 | Media
Elana Estrin

Two days after Gabrielle Giffords was severely injured in a Tucson shooting, renowned journalist Bill Moyers found himself sitting in a radiology lab awaiting an MRI for a torn muscle.

The Pivotal Role of Public Television -- A Keynote Address

Bill Moyers | Posted 01.16.2012 | Media
Bill Moyers

There are still millions and millions of people who need public broadcasting. And millions more who will find us if we but give them the real news, the cultural experiences, and the opportunity to learn that are otherwise missing in their lives.

Where Does the #Occupy Movement Go From Here?

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

It's time to ask whether the organizational forms and tactics which birthed the #Occupy mass protests are adequate to building a long-term movement which can change the country and the world.

People "Are Occupying Wall Street Because Wall Street Has Occupied the Country"

Bill Moyers | Posted 01.02.2012 | Media
Bill Moyers

2011-11-02-djjdfjkdjfmoyers.jpgOur politicians are little more than money launderers in the trafficking of power and policy -- fewer than six degrees of separation from the spirit and tactics of Tony Soprano.

Bill Moyers Returns To Public Television

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.24.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Journalist Bill Moyers retired from weekly TV a year ago but now says he plans to return. He said Monday he'll be back in January with...

Myths and Misperceptions About Primary Care

John Geyman | Posted 10.22.2011 | Home
John Geyman

We are indebted to the late Dr. Barbara Starfield of the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health for this basic definition of the four pillars of primary care.

What Effect Will More Corporate Ads and Interrupted Programming Really Have on PBS?

Pearl Korn | Posted 08.07.2011 | Media
Pearl Korn

At PBS's recent annual gathering it was announced that the number and frequency of promotions for corporate sponsors would increase during a few noted programs as an experiment.

WATCH Bill Moyers On "Daily Show": 'A Lot Of News Organizations No Longer Do Much Reporting'

Zoe Triska | Posted 08.02.2011 | Home

Jon Stewart interviewed best-selling author and prize-winning journalist Bill Moyers last night on "The Daily Show" about the integrity of journalism ...

Bill Moyers Won't Return To PBS

nytimes.com | ELIZABETH JENSEN | Posted 06.15.2011 | Media

Bill Moyers said he won't be returning to PBS with a weekly series after all, because PBS can't find a time slot for a new show....

A Prize for Simply Doing What's Right

Wendell Potter | Posted 06.14.2011 | Politics
Wendell Potter

The honor of a prize for those "who speak truth to power" is ironically unfortunate. The need to speak such truth at all, to illustrate how selfish profit motives too frequently take precedence over the health care needs of real people, remains a tragedy.

Bill Moyers May Return To PBS

Posted 05.31.2011 | Media

Bill Moyers may be returning to PBS, the New York Times reports. Moyers, who left the network in 2010, has apparently received a $2 million grant t...

DVDs: Birdemic -- The Worst Movie Of The Year?

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

BIRDEMIC: SHOCK AND TERROR ($29.98 BluRay and $24.98 regular DVD; Severin) -- Okay, enough blather about the best movies of the year. Let's talk about...

Making Business Succeed

Stan Sorscher | Posted 04.15.2013 | Business
Stan Sorscher

To get into balance, we need to restore the social contract -- the deal that public resources are rightly used to promote business, and in exchange, businesses recognize a duty to shared prosperity.