Politics

Debate Analysis

October 12, 2000

The morning after the second presidential debate, guests compare the second debate to the first, and talk about how these events may be influencing voters in the final weeks of the campaigns.

International Debt Relief

October 10, 2000

A panel talks about the growing consensus that substantial debt relief is the best way to bring so-called developing countries into the global economy with consideration for the needs of those countries' citizens.

Debate Analysis

October 4, 2000

The morning after the first debate between presidential candidates Al Gore and George Bush, Diane talks with people all around the country about each man's performance, and about what effect the debates may have on public opinion in the...

Elections in Yugoslavia

September 28, 2000

Observers have been pleasantly surprised at the civility that prevailed during and since Sunday's elections in Yugoslavia, but whether longtime President Slobodan Milosevic will allow a peaceful transition of leadership remains to be seen...

Reagan Memorial

September 26, 2000

The former Washington National Airport is now Ronald Reagan National Airport. A large, new building in downtown Washington, D.C. carries his name. Now the move is on to erect a memorial to the 1980s-era president on the National Mall...

David Gergen: "Eyewitness to Power" (Simon and Schuster)

September 25, 2000

David Gergen has served as an advisor to four presidents: Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, and Bill Clinton. In his new memoir, he shares his analysis of each man's strengths and weaknesses in the area of leadership.

Inside Iraq

September 20, 2000

Two journalists who recently traveled through Iraq discuss what they observed there, and what life is like today for ordinary citizens, for the military, and for those in power.

Barlett and Steele: "The Great American Tax Dodge" (Little, Brown)

September 11, 2000

Investigative journalists Donald Barlett and James Steele have been carefully combing through the U.S. tax code. In their book they report on what they've learned about the millions of Americans who are committing income tax fraud -- and...

Dr. Lynne Cheney

September 11, 2000

Dr. Lynne Cheney is the wife of GOP vice presidential candidate Richard Cheney and former head of the National Endowment for the Humanities. She joins Diane to talk about the Republican party's ideas about education and other issues, and...

Russian Military

September 6, 2000

The recent submarine disaster that killed more than 100 Russian sailors is just the latest sign of a deteriorating military infrastructure in post-Cold War Russia. A panel talks about Russia's ability to maintain its defense capability --...

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