Bill D. Moyers is an American journalist and public commentator.
Moyers began his journalism career at age 16 as a cub reporter at the Marshall News Messenger in Marshall, Texas. His served as publisher for the Long Island, New York daily newspaper Newsday from 1967 to 1970. In 1971 he began working for the Public Broadcasting System (PBS), hosting a news program called “Bill Moyers’ Journal,” which ran until 1981. He worked as editor and chief correspondent for CBS Reports from 1976 to 1980, then as senior news analyst and commentator for the CBS Evening News with Dan Rather from 1981-1986.
He is currently president of the Schumann Center for Media and Democracy and lives in New York City.
Beginning in April 2007, Moyers returns to PBS with Bill Moyers’ Journal.
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