2011 Video Archive

It's Time To End The War on Terror Edited for WNET

It's Time To End The War on Terror Edited for WNET

September 06, 2011

Days after 9/11, President Bush declared a War on Terror that would “not end until every terrorist group of global reach has been found, stopped… more

Freedom of the Press

Freedom of the Press Does Not Extend to State Secrets

June 08, 2011

Description: The First Amendment protects freedom of the press, but how do we reconcile the conflict between national security and accountability? Do we err on… more

Renewable Energy

Clean Energy Can Drive America's Economic Recovery

May 08, 2011

To drag our economy out of the biggest crisis since the Great Depression, America needs another moon shot. Can the investment of billions into the… more


Don't Give Us Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses

May 03, 2011

America, built up by the hard work of its immigrants, now finds itself home to an estimated 11 million illegal immigrants. The federal government, even… more

America's Globalization

It's Time to Clip America's Global Wings

April 05, 2011

Just two decades ago there seemed to be no limits to American power. 9/11, the financial crisis, and the rise of China are all reminders… more

Two-Party System

The Two-Party System Is Making America Ungovernable

February 15, 2011

The Republican and Democratic parties are entrenched in calcified partisanship, where politics is played as a zero-sum game. The rise of the Tea Party, liberal… more


Repeal Obamacare

January 11, 2011

In March 2010 President Obama signed into law the Affordable Care Act, the biggest overhaul of our health care system in decades. According to a… more