Guest Host: Melinda Penkava

A new survey shows that except for war coverage, Americans aren’t following international news much more closely than they did before September eleventh. A panel talks about why so many Americans don’t tune in to current events around the world.

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  • Terence Smith media correspondent and senior producer for the "Newshour" with Jim Lehrer; former national and foreign correspondent and editor with the "New York Times"
  • Tom Rosenstiel director of the Project for Excellence in Journalism
  • Andrew Kohut director of the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press

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