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Robert Dallek's "Limited Hangout" Revelations on LBJ's Intrinsic Dishonesty and Duplicity

And Some Rare Glimpses of Truth and Honesty from Bill Moyers

Some excerpts from Robert Dallek’s 1998 article “Three New Revelations About LBJ” in… 2,079 more words

Bushfire legends of Australia

I have long been interested in comparative mythology, a desire fuelled by ‘The Power of Myth,’ a conversation between Bill Moyers (one of the finest broadcast journalists in the industry) and Joseph Campbell, the comparative mythologist who influenced the likes of George Lucas (of the Star Wars fame), aired on PBS in 1987. 2,119 more words

Richard Nixon's visit to the Lincoln Memorial


“In the early hours of May 9, 1970, President Richard Nixon made an unplanned visit to the Lincoln Memorial where he spoke with anti-war protestors and students for almost two hours. 449 more words

Vietnam War

Experience, marriage, and spirituality

Myth helps to put your mind in touch with the experience of being alive

– Joseph Campbell

Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell are continuing their conversation.

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WRITER'S QUOTE FOR DECEMBER 2019

Bill Moyers , American journalist and political commentator, was born in Hugo Oklahoma in 1934. He is probably best know for his The Power of Myth… 77 more words

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A Private’s Perspective: Oliver Stone & Vietnam


Stone as a G.I. in Vietnam in 1968.

“In 1976—eight years after returning home from his tour in the Vietnam War, five years after graduating from film school at New York University, and two years before Michael Cimino’s The Deer Hunter (1978) would catapult the Vietnam War back into the spotlight of collective memory—Oliver Stone welded his profession to his past when he penned the screenplay for a Vietnam combat film that would become the Vietnam combat film. 325 more words

Vietnam War

Bill Moyers Speaks: Better Listen Up Because Our Survival Depends on........YOU

by Charles S. Oaxpatu

Society, a democracy, can die of too many lies — and we’re getting close to that terminal moment.

                                                                       ————-Bill Moyers

The Public Testimony Phase of the Impeachment Inquiry into the so-called…

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