“For the time being, you will need more government intervention. All this non-intervention has led to the point where the government has to practically take over the banks. That's too much. A little more government oversight earlier could have saved us that trouble.”- George Soros
This week on BILL MOYERS JOURNAL (KCET-TV)
Bill Moyers talks with one of the world’s most successful investors George Soros about the global capital meltdown, how he saw it coming, and what can be done now.
And, with the campaigns heating up, Bill Moyers checks in with JOURNAL contributor and director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center Kathleen Hall Jamieson on how dirty politics will play out in this final stretch to the election.
On THE MOYERS BLOG
Watch a JOURNAL video essay for the sixth anniversary of the resolution authorizing the war in Iraq.
Market fundamentalism and the madness of crowds. Can America avert future economic crises?
Are dirty politics hindering our ability to understand the issues? Weigh in.
Say Anything. Read an essay from JOURNAL senior writer Michael Winship on the turn to negative campaigning.
Each week, video, transcripts, and further resources and investigations from BILL MOYERS JOURNAL are available online at www.pbs.org/moyers.