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Bill Moyers Journal : David Corn and Kevin Drum / Bill Moyers.

Infobase, (film distributor.). Bill Moyers (Firm) (Added Author).

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (56 min., 23 sec)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Bill Moyers, [2009]
  • Distributor: New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released by Bill Moyers, 2009.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on September 13, 2016.
Formatted Contents Note:
Corporate Greed (8:59); Financial Industry's Real Purpose (6:30); Complexity Leads to Loopholes (9:37); Financial Media and Banking Leverage (7:50); Consumer Financial Protection Agency (5:30); "Down With Big Business" (4:42); What Shape Would Mobilization Take? (6:15); Banking Regulations in the UK (4:03); Credits: Bill Moyers Journal: Taking Washington Back from Wall Street / Steve Meacham of City Life/Vida Urbana (1:28);
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Summary, etc.:
In this edition of the Journal, Bill Moyers is joined by economist Robert Kuttner and journalist Matt Taibbi to discuss Wall Street’s power over the federal government and the debacle of health care reform. In addition, Moyers spotlights community organizer Steve Meacham of City Life/Vida Urbana, who is working to halt the tidal wave of evictions and foreclosures plaguing his Massachusetts community. An essay on Chalmers Johnson’s book Nemesis: The Last Days of the American Republic concludes the program. Broadcast date: December 18, 2009. (57 minutes)
Target Audience Note:
9 - 12, Academic/AP
System Details Note:
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
Source of Description Note:
Title from distributor's description
Subject: Economics.
Public policy (Law).
U.S. states > Politics and government.
Genre/Form: Streaming videos.
Internet videos.
Topic Heading: Films on Demand > Business and Economics Collection

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