Words to celebrate a special New Year, written and recited by NewsHour contributor Robert Pinsky, Poet Laureate of the United States. Continue reading →
Essayist Richard Rodriguez looks at the unseen story behind the new year. Continue reading →
Essayist Clarence Page discusses diversity and racism in the 20th century. Continue reading →
Essayist Anne Taylor Fleming discusses the role of the American woman in the 20th century. Continue reading →
Essayist Jim Fisher discusses the effects of technology on the past millennium. Continue reading →
Essayist Roger Rosenblatt looks at the human desire to tell one’s story. Continue reading →
Paul Solman of WGBH-Boston examines art, as seen through the eyes of American collector Duncan Phillips. Continue reading →
Poet Laureate of the United States Robert Pinsky offers some reflections on Christmas past. Continue reading →
The making of a new American opera. Elizabeth Brackett of WTTW-Chicago reports. Continue reading →
Many Asian-American groups believe racial bias was involved in the charges filed against nuclear weapons scientist Wen Ho Lee. After a background report, two experts discuss the case and its implications. Continue reading →
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