The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer
March 23-27, 1998
Friday, March 27, 1998
Thursday, March 26, 1998
- Reorganizing the System
Should a donated organ go to the sickest patient regardless of location?
- Political Wrap
This week, our pundits discuss ISTEA and the president's trip to Africa.
- Party Politics in Florida
Black leaders urge traditionally Democratic African-Americans to cast their ballot for the Republican candidate.
- Clinton's Second Day in South Africa
President Clinton responds to questions about his visit to South Africa.
- The Argument Culture
Author Deborah Tannen discusses the way we approach problems.
Wednesday, March 25, 1998
- South Africa Reborn?
Examining South Africa's journey from apartheid to a multi-racial society.
- Beyond Black and White
The president's commission on race faces protests from Native Americans.
- Youth Violence
A panel discusses whether the recent school shootings are isolated incidents or part of a continuing trend.
- A Tribute to Time Magazine
Essayist Roger Rosenblatt pays tribute to Time Magazine on its 75th anniversary.
Tuesday, March 24, 1998
- Promoting Peace
President Clinton visits Rwanda, four years after its genocidal civil war.
- Tragedy in Arkansas
The NewsHour report on the shooting at an Arkansas middle school.
- Sexual Harassment in the News
A discussion of the new sexual harassment charges in the news.
Monday, March 23, 1998
- Into Africa
Does Africa's economic growth and political stability signal a Renaissance?
- Education Integration
Will regular classroom instruction help disabled children succeed in society?
- Privileged Debate
The president has claimed executive privilege to protect several of his advisers from testifying before the grand jury.
- Kremlin Shake-up
In a surprise move, President Yeltsin dismisses his entire cabinet.
- Pumping Up Prices
Oil producing nations move to shore up the falling price of crude.
- What's "Organic" ?
A look at what is involved in growing plants organically, the standards behind organic food practices, and the booming industry.
- Titanic Fever
The ship, the tragedy, the industry, and the fascination behind Titanic.
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