• June 10, 1990 | A World of Ideas
    In this program with Bill Moyers, Shirer discusses his experiences as a journalist in Europe, his firsthand impressions of Hitler, and expresses his concerns about the reunified Germany.
  • May 13, 1990 | The Power of the Past: Florence
    Bill Moyers tours the Renaissance legacy of Florence, seeking sources of our common artistic, architectural and cultural heritage.
  • March 6, 1990 | From D-Day to the Rhine
    Eight World War II veterans retrace the battlefields of their youth.
  • February 18, 1990
    The doctor who invented the polio vaccine believed that medical solutions are not invented, but rather revealed from nature.
  • June 11, 1989 | A Second Look
    Bill Moyers traces the childhoods and early careers of FDR and Hitler and illustrates the paths by which they rose to respective pinnacles of power.
  • May 28, 1989 | A Second Look
    Bill Moyers speaks with Clark Clifford about his decades as a trusted adviser to the most powerful leaders in Washington.
  • May 21, 1989 | A Second Look
    Bill Moyers explores how America’s largest Protestant denomination is locked in a fierce theological and political fight.
  • May 14, 1989 | A Second Look
    Bill Moyers looks at the difficult but rewarding life of cowboys in northwestern Colorado.
  • May 7, 1989 | A Second Look
    Bill Moyers visits his hometown. Long-time residents describe the town as being "a Tom Sawyer sort of place" on one hand and a town formerly divided by racial segregation on the other.
  • November 16, 1988 | A World of Ideas
    A professor of philosophy and classics at Brown, Nussbaum discusses what it takes to lead a moral life (sometimes mostly luck), and what we can learn from the ancient Greeks on virtue and tragedy.