Moyers on Climate Change, the Environment and What Needs to Be Done

Jan 9, 2015 by

Since the launch of Moyers & Company in 2012, seek Bill has interviewed many notable environmental leaders, medicine scientists and activists about climate change to better understand the path we are on, and what we need to do to save our planet. Watch the videos below, and then be sure to visit our climate change spotlight page for our latest blogs and videos.

What’s Possible, a New Film on the Urgency of Global Warming
Lyn Davis Lear and Louie Schwartzberg, creators of What’s Possible, the stunning film narrated by Morgan Freeman that premiered before world leaders at the 2014 UN climate summit — and can be seen here — talk to Bill about what they hope to achieve with it. (Aired on September 23, 2014)

Climate Change: The Next Generation
Kelsey Juliana, an 18-year-old activist, is fighting climate change in the courts and walking across the country to spread the word on global warming. (Aired on September 19, 2014)

Climate Change: Faith and Fact
Climate scientist and Christian Katharine Hayhoe talks to Bill about ending the gridlock between politics, science and faith. (Aired on September 12, 2014)

Time to Get Real on Climate Change
David Suzuki, a geneticist who has made science exciting to millions of TV viewers, warns that we’re burning up the planet. Watch part two of his interview: The War on Climate Scientists. (Aired on May 9, 2014)

Putting the Freeze on Global Warming
Two leaders of the climate change divestment campaign, Ellen Dorsey and Thomas Van Dyck, are urging institutions to break ties with the fossil fuel industry. (Aired on April 25, 2014)

Bill McKibben to Obama: Say No to Big Oil co-founder Bill McKibben, an activist who has dedicated his life to saving the planet from environmental collapse, talks with Bill about his hopes that Americans will collectively pressure Obama to stand up to big oil. (Aired on February 7, 2014)

Wendell Berry, Poet & Prophet
In a rare television interview, environmental legend and writer Wendell Berry leaves his Kentucky farm for an inspiring conversation. (Aired on November 19, 2013)

Saving the Earth from Ourselves
The head of Greenpeace International, Kumi Naidoo, discusses the politics of climate change and the urgency of environmental activism. (Aired on September 27, 2013)

Going to Jail for Justice
Tim DeChristopher explains why he spent nearly two years in prison — and the intriguing act of civil disobedience that landed him there — in the name of environmental justice. (Aired on May 24, 2013)

The Toxic Assault on Our Children
Biologist, mother and activist Sandra Steingraber discusses her fight against fracking and toxins contaminating our air, water and food. (Aired on April 19, 2013)

Ending the Silence on Climate Change
Climate change communications expert, Anthony Leiserowitz, explains why global warming gets the silent treatment, and what we should do about it. (Aired on January 4, 2013)

Hurricanes, Capitalism and Democracy
Author and activist Naomi Klein joins Bill to discuss the links between capitalism and climate change. (Aired on November 15, 2012)

Documenting our Disappearing Glaciers
James Balog shares his amazing photos, discoveries and self-discoveries — including his transformation from climate change skeptic to true believer — and his mission to capture footage of destructive environmental consequences before it’s too late. (Aired on October 11, 2012)

Vandana Shiva on the Problem with Genetically Modified Seeds

Bill talks to scientist and philosopher Vandana Shiva, who’s become a rock star in the global battle over genetically modified seeds. (Aired on July 13, 2012)

Dr. Jane Goodall on Environmentalism
Scientist and conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall says all is not yet lost – we can change course, if we act now. (Aired on November 27, 2009)

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