Bill Moyers talks with economist Robert Johnson, who decodes this week's news on the bank bailout, with a hard look at the international ramifications of the plan and a discussion of why nationalization has become a flash point.
> GLOBAL GLOOM
Find out how the economic turmoil is playing out around the world.
Scholar John McWhorter weighs in on whether the U.S. is "a nation of cowards", as Attorney General Eric Holder suggests, on racial issues.
> LANGUAGE LESSONS
Discover John McWhorter's work on the poetry and politics of American English.