Person of the Day: Bill Moyers


BILL MOYERS
At the Media Reform Conference in Memphis, he gave a stirring speech last night about the role of citizens standing up to big media bent on controlling and corrupting the Internet.
“We’ve got to get alternative content out there or this country’s going to die of too many lies.”

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