Race and the Election; Jim Lehrer
Politics, Books, SocietyAir Date 10/24/2007
Tavis Smiley and Cornel West on race and the election; Jim Lehrer shares his newest novel, "Eureka."
Race and the Election
Politics, SocietyAir Date 10/24/2007
TV personality Tavis Smiley joins writer Cornel West to talk about the presidential election and race in America.
Boris Yeltsin Resigns; Cornel West
Politics, BooksAir Date 01/03/2000
A panel discusses the resignation of Russian President Boris Yeltsin; Cornel West on a collection of his writings, "The Cornel West Reader.'
Politics, Books, ReligionAir Date 01/03/2000
Cornel West talks about his latest book—a collection of his writing entitled, "The Cornel West Reader.'
Bill Clinton; Person of the Century; Walter Isaacson
Society, History, MediaAir Date 12/20/1999
Bill Clinton; multiple guests on the person of the century; Walter Isaacson on Time's selection process.
Person of the Century
Entertainment, HistoryAir Date 12/20/1999
Charlie asks Meryl Streep, Elie Wiesel, and other guests to cast their votes for the most influential person of the 20th century.
Peter Gomes; Whit Stillman; 'The War Against Parents'; Burl Cain
Entertainment, Society, ReligionAir Date 06/08/1998
Preacher Peter Gomes; filmmaker Whit Stillman; "The War Against Parents"; prison warden Burl Cain.
'The War Against Parents'
Books, SocietyAir Date 06/08/1998
Cornel West and Sylvia Ann Hewlett on their book, "The War Against Parents."
'The Future of the Race'
Books, SocietyAir Date 04/12/1996
Authors of "The Future of the Race," Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Cornel West, discuss class status, religion and their new book.
'Blacks & Jews'
Books, Society, History, ReligionAir Date 04/11/1995
Academics Cornel West and Michael Lerner discuss the tensions between the Black and Jewish communities in America.
'Blacks & Jews'; Clay Felker
Books, History, ReligionAir Date 04/11/1995
Cornel West and Michael Lerner share "Blacks & Jews: Let the Healing Begin"; Clay Felker, editor of New York Magazine.
The Black Middle Class; Sonny Mehta
Business, Books, SocietyAir Date 12/20/1993
A panel on growing anger within the black middle class; Sonny Mehta, president of Knopf Publishing.
The Black Middle Class
SocietyAir Date 12/20/1993
A panel of experts analyzes growing anger within the black middle class.
Politics, Books, SocietyAir Date 04/07/1993
Cornel West comments on the Clinton administration, the state of race relations in the U.S., and his book "Race Matters."
Cornel West; Catharine MacKinnon; Mary Steenburgen
Entertainment, Politics, Books, Society, LawAir Date 04/07/1993
Cornel West presents "Rave Matters"; Catharine MacKinnon on Bosnia; Mary Steenburgen in "Candida."
SocietyAir Date 10/08/1992
Cornel West of Princeton University shares his views on our nation's continuing struggle with racism.
Rep. Chuck Schumer; Cornel West; Daniel Barenboim
World, Politics, SocietyAir Date 10/08/1992
Rep. Chuck Schumer on Saddam Hussein; Cornel West on race in America; Daniel Barenboim's "A Life in Music."
Multiculturalism; Allan Clear
Society, Health, HistoryAir Date 05/13/1992
Arthur Schlesinger and Cornel West debate the definition of "multiculturalism"; Allan Clear from ACT UP!
Education, Society, HistoryAir Date 05/13/1992
Professors Arthur Schlesinger and Cornel West debate the definition of "multiculturalism" in the context of American society.
The Fires Within
SocietyAir Date 05/01/1992
In the wake of the Rodney King riots, philosopher Cornel West and other experts examine the tensions across America.