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2013-07-18 12:24:54

Marking the event's 50th anniversary, Lewis -- the famous day's last surviving speaker -- sits down for a rare extended conversation on Moyers & Company. NEW YORK, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Two icons of the 60's civil rights era -- Bill Moyers and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) -- meet to share experiences and revelations about the momentous March on Washington, which they both attended 50 years ago. Their discussion, which will air the weekend of July 26 on Moyers & Company and on...

2013-03-22 23:19:29

The Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell series “The Power of Myth” is available for complimentary listening until the end of March 22nd. Today is World Water Day and the Asheville Jung Center announces the new seminar "Elixir of Life: The Flowing Waters of Our Soul and Our Planet" on to be held on April 4th. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) March 22, 2013 The Asheville Jung Center would like to provide awareness of a complimentary offer from Bill Moyers that expires March 22nd where you can...

2012-05-16 02:29:43

CHICAGO, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Registered nurses, renowned musician Tom Morello, labor, community, and Occupy Wall Street activists will gather in a major rally in Chicago Friday, May 18 to kick off protests on the eve of the G-8 and NATO summits. The rally will be held at 12 noon in Chicago's Daley Plaza. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

2012-01-04 13:38:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Moyers is back on TV - and online. Continuing his long-running conversation with the American public, Moyers returns to television in mid-January with Moyers & Company, a weekly series the veteran journalist says will try to make sense of our tumultuous times, "for myself and hopefully for anyone who wants to keep me company." The new series begins with three broadcasts exploring how America's gross inequality is no accident, but...

2011-03-29 17:19:00

MARCH 31, 2011 11 AM- 1 PM ST. PAUL, Minn., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by Minnesota Recovery Connection: WHO: Press Conference Speakers Include (tentative): William Moyers, Hazelden Foundation Carol Falkowski, DHS Dan Cain, RS Eden Mike Schiks, Project Turnabout Nell Hurley, Minnesota Recovery Connection Senator John Marty, District 54 Representative Bob Barrett, District 17B (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100728/DC42621LOGO)...

2011-03-24 10:57:00

Event Will Benefit Parent Company Of New York Public Broadcasters THIRTEEN and WLIW21 WNET Life Trustee Ralph M. Baruch To Receive The WNET Distinguished Service Award Tony Award-Winner Brian Stokes Mitchell To Perform NEW YORK, March 24, 2011 -- WNET New York Public Media, parent company of public broadcasters THIRTEEN and WLIW21, announced today it will honor Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit at its 18th annual Gala Salute in recognition of his invaluable support and commitment to the...

2009-12-08 10:18:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Religion Communicators Council is presenting a special Wilbur Award next year to Bob Abernethy, host of Religion & Ethics Newsweekly on PBS. Abernethy is to receive the honor, one of the oldest in religion communication, April 9 in Chicago during Religion Communication Congress 2010. The special award recognizes contributions Abernethy and the program have made to public discussions of faith topics. "Since 1997, Bob has promoted intelligent,...

2009-08-25 15:06:00

CENTER CITY, Minn., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hazelden, a national nonprofit organization that helps people reclaim their lives from addiction, has appointed William C. Moyers as Vice President of Foundation Relations. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061128/CGTU038LOGO) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090825/DC66080) "I'm very pleased to announce the appointment of William C. Moyers as Vice President of Foundation Relations for Hazelden," said Mark...

2009-03-04 07:56:00

CENTER CITY, Minn., March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Johnson Institute has transferred key programs and products to the Hazelden Foundation Center for Public Advocacy under an agreement reached last week by the boards of both organizations. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061128/CGTU038LOGO) The transfer ensures a continuation of the Johnson Institute's formative 43-year history of promoting the power and possibility of recovery from alcoholism and dependence on other...

2008-12-19 11:39:00

Airs on PBS' Bill Moyers Journal on Friday, Dec. 19 at 9PM(check local listings) Advanced transcript available upon request. NEW YORK, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- With 43 states facing budget shortfalls, Bill Moyers talks with David A. Paterson on how the Governor will face New York's deficit. In a frank conversation, Paterson outlines his mission "to persuade people that the better course is to bite the bullet, and years from now we'll realize how close we came to economic disaster." The...