340Mar 14, 2012
Making Washington Work
Panel Discussion on how LBJ viewed government’s role, and his efforts to institute civil rights legislation and social reform. CBS Washington Correspondent Bob Schieffer moderates the ...
2,435Jun 13, 2011
Book Discussion on Bill Moyers Journal: The Conversation Continues
Bill Moyers talked with Garrison Keillor about his latest book of interviews drawn from his PBS series, “Bill Moyers Journal.” He also responded to questions from members of the ...
4,187Jan 21, 2011
Memorial Service for Sargent Shriver
A wake was held for R. Sargent Shriver Jr. who died on January 18, 2011. Mr. Shriver, who was married to President John F. Kennedy’s sister Eunice, was the first director of the ...
331May 20, 2008
Legacy of President Lyndon Johnson
Former White House colleagues spoke about the legacy of President Lyndon B. Johnson at a forum celebrating the 100th birthday of President Johnson. They talked about their experiences in the ...
440Mar 18, 2008
The Campaign for America’s Future held an awards dinner at their “Take Back America” conference, which was held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. Slide presentations or videos were ...
1,115Aug 9, 2007
State of Journalism
Bill Moyers spoke about journalism and the news industry, media ethics, various experiences during his career, and the relationship between politicians and the media. He also talked about ...
2,136Jul 14, 2007
Lady Bird Johnson Funeral Service
A funeral service was held for former first lady Lady Bird Johnson at the Riverbend Centre in Austin, Texas. Eulogies were delivered by Mrs. Johnson’s daughters and granddaughters, ...
333Sep 26, 2006
Book Discussion on Broken: My Story of Addiction and Redemption
William Cope Moyers talked about his memoir, Broken: My Story of Addiction and Redemption, published by Viking. The author and his parents were interviewed on stage by radio host Jim ...
358Sep 25, 2006
News and Documentary Emmy Awards
The 27th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards were presented by the National Television Academy at a black-tie ceremony at the Marriott Marquis hotel in New York City. Newsmakers and ...
71Dec 9, 2005
Mr. Moyers delivered the keynote address at a conference titled “National Security Archives: Celebrating 20 Years of Keeping Government Honest.” He spoke about the history of the ...
52May 15, 2005
Politics and Public Television
In remarks often critical of the media establishment, Bill Moyers, former host of Public Broadcasting Service’s Now, talked about the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), past and ...
50Jun 29, 2004
Book Discussion on Moyers on America
Mr. Moyers discussed his book, Moyers on America: A Journalist and His Times, published by New Press. The author also read from his book and discussed a variety of topics, ...
57Jun 24, 2002
Public Affairs and Public Broadcasting
Mr. Greenfield moderated a panel discussion on public broadcasting. Among the issues they addressed were the quality of public affairs programming, news and documentary programming on PBS, ...
69Jun 22, 2002
Salute to Peace Corps Giants
At a dinner honoring past leaders and volunteers of the
Peace Corps, honorees include
Sargent Shriver, the first Peace Corps director. President Kennedy
established the Peace ...
56Mar 22, 2001
Money, Power and Political Influence
Mr. Moyers talked about the influence of industrial money and power on politics.
He also talked about persons in government who then go into journalism, saying that he himself had ...
142May 12, 1999
Lyndon Baines Johnson Remembered
Participants reflected on their interactions with President Lyndon B. Johnson. Former reporters focused on how they covered the Johnson administration and how he included the press in most ...
115Apr 8, 1999
Spirituality and Community
Participants discussed various religious theologies and faiths as they related to contemporary issues and the global community. Among the issues addressed were religious exclusivity, individual ...
37Mar 24, 1998
Alzheimer's and Drug Addiction Appropriations
Subcommittee members heard testimony on the need for more federal funding of Alzheimer’s disease research and drug treatment. Medical researchers and several persons who were personally ...
12Mar 2, 1998
Campaign Finance Reform
Citizens from around the nation gathered to discuss campaign finance reform legislation and the recent defeat of a reform measure in Congress. They interacted with lawmakers and journalists and ...
37Mar 1, 1998
County Government Issues
County leaders from across the nation gathered for their annual legislative conference. Mr. Moyers talked about chemical addiction and a new PBS series he has helped create to profile the ...
- Display More Results