Arianna Talks With Bill Moyers About Joseph Campbell, Religion In Politics

Bill Moyers is known as a veteran journalist as well as a central figure within both the Kennedy and Johnson White House. However, Moyers was also ordained as a Minister by the Southern Baptists to teach American Civilization after receiving his Master Of Divinity degree.

As he explained to Arianna Huffington in the AOL Studios, his most famous interview series to date was with Joseph Campbell called the Power of Myth.

Given his experience in both politics and religion, HuffPostRelig Twitter followers encouraged HuffPost Religion Editor Paul Raushenbush to ask Bill Moyers about the constructive role religion can play in our politics and our life together. (Above Video)

A recent passion of Bill Moyers has been the role of religion and the environment. Paul also asked about the recent collaboration of people of all religious backgrounds to speak to the environmental crisis of our time. (Video Below)