21Jan 12, 1994
Mr. Duke, moderator of the PBS weekly program, “Washington Week in Review,” is retiring this year after 20 years of hosting this program. His last show is scheduled to air ...
15Jan 11, 1994
Ms. Michelman discussed the fight to keep abortion legal during a speech at the National Press Club. Following her opening statements, Ms. Michelman took questions concerning her role ...
37Dec 21, 1993
National Information Infrastructure
The vice president spoke on telecommunications issues, and a proposed package of legislation intended to smooth the transition from regulated telecommunications in the U.S. to a “private ...
19Dec 20, 1993
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
Mr. Kantor briefed reporters on the highlights of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT). The Uruguay Round of talks for this agreement were completed by 116 countries on December ...
41Dec 15, 1993
Talk Show Personality Perspective
Mr. King spoke to the National Press Club about his life in television and on the radio. Following his opening statement, he took questions from the audience.
51Dec 9, 1993
Spirituality in Modern Society
Mr. Lear, the developer and producer of network TV shows including “All in the Family” and “Sanford and Son", spoke about spirituality and the quest for understanding a deeper ...
68Nov 22, 1993
Violence Against Women
Professor MacKinnon spoke about problems of pornography and violence against women. She also described violence against women which has occurred in Bosnia.
145Nov 17, 1993
The Creation of "Barney"
Ms. Leach described the creation of Barney, a dinosaur on children’s television, and the resulting highly successful television series, videos for the home, and products such as toys and ...
12Nov 16, 1993
Prime Minister Rabin spoke about the ongoing peace talks with the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) that will bring about a Palestine state at the city of Jericho. Following his opening ...
5Nov 11, 1993
Fourth Estate Awards Dinner
During a roast of Professor Roberts, a number of former newspaper colleagues spoke about the life a career of the former executive editor of the Philadelphia Inquirer.
16Nov 11, 1993
U.S. Education Athletic Issues
Mr. Knight spoke about the importance of education and athletics in major college sports. Following his opening comments, he took questions concerning his history as coach of Army and ...
9Nov 9, 1993
U.S. Water Policy
Mr. Grosvenor spoke about the need for water conservation in the U.S. and throughout the world. Following his opening comments, he took questions concerning U.S. water policy.
91Nov 5, 1993
Post-Cold War Foreign Policy
Former Prime Minister Thatcher spoke about the state of post-Cold War foreign policy in the light of nationalistic tendencies suppressed by communism throughout the world. She also discussed ...
79Oct 19, 1993
Horror Author Perspective
Following a literary award ceremony, Mr. King spoke about literature in the U.S. and the reasons “a nice guy like (him) writes stories like this.” He discussed his life and the ...
15Oct 12, 1993
Labor Secretary Address
Secretary Reich spoke about the slow economic growth and the prospects for this winter and next year. He discussed the North American Free Trade Agreement and the president’s health care ...
37Oct 6, 1993
Post-Cold War Role of NATO
Secretary General Woerner spoke about the changing role of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in light of the fall of the Soviet Union. He stated that NATO will continue to have a ...
38Sep 28, 1993
Post-Cold War Foreign Policy
General Powell spoke about post-Cold War U.S. foreign policy objectives. He discussed his service during Vietnam, in the Reagan, Bush, and Clinton administrations. General Powell was a ...
5Sep 23, 1993
Speaker Foley spoke about the workings of the U.S. House of Representatives and the successful passage of presidential legislation thus far this session. He discussed health care reform, ...
9Sep 22, 1993
Etiquette of the Press
Ms. Martin discussed the role of etiquette in modern politics. She outlined the problems of public approval in the political arena. Following her opening statements, she took ...
11Sep 15, 1993
Minorities in Professional Baseball
Former baseball great Henry “Hank” Aaron spoke concerning the inadequate minority hiring in baseball. He discussed the importance of bringing minority athletes to positions of ...
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