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Bill Moyers Close to Home

PBS

“Close to Home: Moyers on Addiction” is a five-part documentary series that delves into the science, treatment, prevention, and politics of addiction. Hosted by Bill Moyers, the series sheds light on the compulsive need for alcohol, nicotine, and illegal drugs, affecting people across all classes, races, and professions. Through candid interviews with recovering addicts, the series portrays the pain of addiction and the possibility of recovery. It emphasizes that addiction can happen to anyone and underscores the transformative power of community support. The series is a powerful call for awareness and reform, drawing from Moyers’ personal experience with addiction in his own family.

Bill Moyers Close to Home