Chuck Spinney: Mike Lofgren and Bill Moyers on US Political Dysfunctionality

Mike Lofgren on Dysfunction in Our Political Parties August 31, 2012 Bill talks with Mike Lofgren, a long-time Republican who describes the modern dysfunction of both the Republican and Democratic parties. In Lofgren’s view, Republicans have become overly obsessed with obstructing President Obama, and the Democrats suffer from political complacency. Lofgren’s new book is The …

Richard Wright: Bill Moyers on Politicians and Money Launderers in the Trafficking of Power and Policy

Moyers is a sanctimonious preacher who sometimes speaks the truth. Bill Moyers: “Our Politicians Are Money Launderers in the Trafficking of Power and Policy” Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Public Citizen 40th Gala Washington, DC October 20, 2011 I am honored to share this occasion with you. No one beyond your collegial inner circle appreciates …

Bill Moyers Interviews Andrew Bacevich

The comments expressed in this interview exactly reflect my views–recommended! Bill Moyers Interviews Andrew Bacevich Thursday 2 June 2011 by: Bill Moyers, The New Press Our finest warriors are often our most reluctant warmongers. They have seen firsthand the toll war exacts. They know better than anyone that force can be like a lobster trap …

Video on Reshaping Banking & Political Power: BILL MOYERS JOURNAL | Rep. Marcy Kaptur and Simon Johnson | PBS

One of the better points of this video: How serious is the Federal government about justice in regards to the largest financial crisis in American history? Look at the number of persons investigating and prosecuting mortgage fraud and securities fraud. And until those numbers increase, we will not have justice. Interestingly, Rep. Marcy Kaptur of …