Bill Moyers Journal: Iraq Surplus + Business of Poverty + Bob Herbert & Dean Baker

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Bill Moyers Journal

August 8, 2008

Moyers on Iraq Surplus

Bill Moyers on the Iraqi government’s surplus.

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Exposé: The Business of Poverty

As more companies view low-income Americans as opportunities for profit, the “poverty business” is booming. Bill Moyers Journal and EXPOSÉ: AMERICA’S INVESTIGATIVE REPORTS follow a team of BUSINESSWEEK reporters as they track new corporate practices that some say exploit the working poor.

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Bob Herbert and Dean Baker

Bill Moyers talks with economist Dean Baker and journalist Bob Herbert about the economic challenges facing the government and the populace.

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Civil Rights Groups Defending Predatory Lenders: Priceless (Mother Jones’ article)

A Novel Approach to Politics by Bill Moyers and Michael Winship