As Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s incredible Vietnam war series continues, we look at Hollywood and the films that reflected the conflict both during and after our service members came home with New York Times film critic and best-selling author A.O. Scott.
President Trump sends shock waves through the United Nations as he threatens nuclear annihilation against a “rocket man” and his rogue nation. How is Trump’s tough talk playing out in the halls of the U.N. and are other nations using his rhetoric to their advantage? We will have insider analysis. Carlos Santana provided a part of the soundtrack to turbulent times […]
As Jews around the world ring in a sweet New Year, a blessed memory: Tom Hanks introduces us to “The Sharps,” an American couple who risked their own lives to save scores from the Nazi death machine. Their personal war serves as an inspiration to us all.
One of Hollywood’s leading liberal voices teams up with former President George W. Bush speechwriter, David Frum. Their quest: a search for answers regarding Russia’s meddling in America’s election. They’ll both be here with the details of their endeavor. We’ll take you behind the U.N’s exterior to expose it’s not often seen inner beauty. Jurate Kazickas was one of only a handful […]
Salman Rushdie, one of this generation’s most influential writers reflects on a career in literature as he marks the release of his new novel, “The Golden House”.
Jurate Kazickas was one of only a handful of female journalists who went to the frontlines of the Vietnam War to tell the story of what was unfolding there. You won’t want to miss the story she has to tell.
We continue our conversation with Nicole Malliotakis, the Republican Assemblywoman who wants to be the next Mayor of New York. Ken Burns and Lynn Novick are back with reaction after last night’s blockbuster premiere of their groundbreaking documentary: “The Vietnam War.” What was it like for our service members when they left the battlefield and came home to a country at war […]
The Jewish New Year approaches, did you ever hear the tale about: “What the Rabbi asked Albert Einstein?” Neither did we, but we’re about to share Einstein’s existential answer. It may just blow your mind.
Previously aired on September 11, 2017. As the nation faces threats on many fronts, we look back at the “Legacies of War: Vietnam.”