Season 1, Episode 26 NOW with Bill Moyers
First Aired: July 12, 2002
Included: “Islam vs. Islam,” a discussion (moderated by Bill Moyers at the Aspen Institute) of the causes and effects of the Sept. 11 attacks. Panelists include columnist Charles Krauthammer; journalist Eric Rouleau, a former French diplomat; Yale political philosopher Seyla Benhabib; Iraqi-born author Kanan Makiya; Newsweek International editor Fared Zakaria; journalist Genieve Abdo; former Time correspondent David Aikman; and Prof. Akbar Ahmed (American University), a former Pakistani diplomat. Also: National Public Radio's Deborah Amos surveys the situation facing moderate Muslims in Egypt.
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- Premiered: January 18, 2002
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- Premise: A weekly newsmagazine called by host Bill Moyers a `journal of ideas, stories and people' that `will be close to the news but not the news.' A collaboration with National Public Radio, the program includes reports, essays, interviews and commentaries. Davi… (more)