Bill Moyers Journal: Expectations of the Obama Administration

Wednesday, 21 January 2009 16:23 By Bill Moyers and Bill Moyers Journal, t r u t h o u t | Programming Note | name.

Bill Moyers Journal: Expectations of the Obama Administration
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    PBS Airtime: Friday, January 23, 2009, at 9:00 p.m. EST on PBS (check local listings here).

    America saw a historic moment with the inauguration of President Obama, but was it a progressive landmark? Bill Moyers sits down with Columbia law professor and Nation columnist Patricia Williams and Princeton politics and African-American studies professor Melissa Harris-Lacewell about the significance of this milestone and what it means for the future. Then, political columnist and blogger David Sirota and Wall Street Journal columnist Thomas Frank talk with Bill Moyers about the expectations of this administration and what must be accomplished for Obama to be considered a progressive president.

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