2011 Video Archive

The World Would Be Better Off Without Religion

The World Would Be Better Off Without Religion

November 15, 2011

In the words of Blaise Pascal, mathematician and Catholic, "Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious… more

The World Would Be Better Off Without Religion Edited for WNET

The World Would Be Better Off Without Religion Edited for WNET

November 14, 2011

In the words of Blaise Pascal, mathematician and Catholic, “Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious… more

Congress Should Pass Obama's Jobs Plan—Piece By Piece

Congress Should Pass Obama's Jobs Plan—Piece By Piece

October 25, 2011

Announcing our first “Insta-Debate” Topic: CONGRESS SHOULD PASS OBAMA’S JOBS PLAN—PIECE BY PIECE The goal of our first “insta-debate,” was to debate a topic at… more

Too Many Kids Go To College: Our First Debate In Chicago

Too Many Kids Go To College: Our First Debate In Chicago

October 12, 2011

A part of the Chicago Ideas Week, this debate is the first Intelligence Squared U.S. debate to be held live in Chicago. The herd mentality… more

Too Many Kids Go To College Edited for WNET

Too Many Kids Go To College Edited for WNET

October 11, 2011

A part of the Chicago Ideas Week, this debate is the first Intelligence Squared U.S. debate to be held live in Chicago. The herd mentality… more

Grandma's Benefits Imperil Junior's Future

Grandma's Benefits Imperil Junior's Future

October 04, 2011

Commitments made to seniors decades ago failed to foresee the harsh economic realities of the present. Do entitlements saddle our children with unmanageable debt, asking… more

Grandma's Benefits Imperil Junior's Future Edited for WNET

Grandma's Benefits Imperil Junior's Future Edited for WNET

October 03, 2011

Commitments made to seniors decades ago failed to foresee the harsh economic realities of the present. Do entitlements saddle our children with unmanageable debt, asking… more

Men Are Finished

Men Are Finished

September 20, 2011

In a modern, post-industrial economy that seems better suited to women than men, many are wondering if men have been permanently left behind. Education and… more

Men Are Finished Edited for WNET

Men Are Finished Edited for WNET

September 19, 2011

In a modern, post-industrial economy that seems better suited to women than men, many are wondering if men have been permanently left behind. Education and… more

War on Terror

It's Time To End The War On Terror

September 07, 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