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In Memoriam Air date: 04-19-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365227419/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false An “In Memoriam” to Richard D. Heffner, author, teacher and long-time producer/host of Richard Heffner’s Open Mind who died in December 2013, is introduced by grandson Alexander Heffner. The memoriam is a rebroadcast of a 2006 Open Mind program celebrating its 50th anniversary, Bill Moyers... /episodes/get/12522 /episode/12522 The Open Mind: In Memoriam /episode-player/12522
The New Deal and The Origins of Our Time Air date: 04-12-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365220545/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Author, Ira Katznelson, discusses his new book about the age of Franklin Roosevelt and Harry Truman, "Fear Itself, The New Deal and The origins of Our Time". /episodes/get/12378 /episode/12378 The Open Mind: The New Deal and The Origins of Our Time /episode-player/12378
NU-Q: Northwestern University in Qatar Air date: 04-05-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365211570/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Everette E. Dennis, Dean and CEO of NU-Q, Northwestern University in Qatar discusses the heart of the university's mission in the Middle East … the advancement of knowledge …and using it to educate the next generation of global media … professionals" /episodes/get/12266 /episode/12266 The Open Mind: NU-Q: Northwestern University in Qatar /episode-player/12266
The Devil That Never Dies Air date: 03-29-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365209388/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Political scientist and historian Daniel Jonah Goldhagen discusses his disturbing new book, "The Devil That Never Dies: The Rise and Threat of Global Anti-Semitism." /episodes/get/12224 /episode/12224 The Open Mind: The Devil That Never Dies /episode-player/12224
Mandatory retirement an age-old, or just an old age problem? Air date: 02-22-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365184558/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Attorney Mark Zauderer discusses the pros and cons of the rigid mandatory retirement requirements as currently imposed upon the judiciary. /episodes/get/11844 /episode/11844 The Open Mind: Mandatory retirement an age-old, or just an old age problem? /episode-player/11844
Bringing palliative care into mainstream American medicine 2 Air date: 02-15-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365177273/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Director of the Center to Advance Palliative Care, geriatrician Dr. Diane Meier continues to discuss the struggle to bring palliative care to the forefront of modern American medicine. /episodes/get/11783 /episode/11783 The Open Mind: Bringing palliative care into mainstream American medicine 2 /episode-player/11783
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Losing the News, Part II
Pulitzer Prize winner Alex Jones discusses his book on news and its evolution within the media market.
Air date: 05/27/2009
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1944846075/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Pulitzer Prize winner Alex Jones discusses his book on news and its evolution within the media market. /episodes/get/9207 /episode/9207 The Open Mind: Losing the News, Part II /episode-player/9207
Losing the News, Part III
Pulitzer Prize winner Alex Jones discusses his book on news and its evolution within the media market.
Air date: 05/27/2009
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1944846085/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Pulitzer Prize winner Alex Jones discusses his book on news and its evolution within the media market. /episodes/get/9208 /episode/9208 The Open Mind: Losing the News, Part III /episode-player/9208
On History, Biography, Literature... and Robert Caro,...
Historian Robert Caro discusses biography, history, and storytelling.
Air date: 05/27/2009
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1886751559/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Historian Robert Caro discusses biography, history, and storytelling. /episodes/get/9209 /episode/9209 The Open Mind: On History, Biography, Literature... and Robert Caro,... /episode-player/9209
David Brooks in Paradise, Part I
David Brooks discusses his book "On Paradise Drive."
Air date: 06/09/2009
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1878909434/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false David Brooks discusses his book "On Paradise Drive." /episodes/get/9203 /episode/9203 The Open Mind: David Brooks in Paradise, Part I /episode-player/9203
Max Lerner... On the Universe of Ill
Max Lerner discusses his book "Wrestling with the Angel: A Memoir of My Triumph Over Illness."
Air date: 07/22/2009
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2001338054/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Max Lerner discusses his book "Wrestling with the Angel: A Memoir of My Triumph Over Illness." /episodes/get/9202 /episode/9202 The Open Mind: Max Lerner... On the Universe of Ill /episode-player/9202
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