Topic: Ken Burns
Pre-existing conditions and small business owners feature the White House's weapon of choice in the fight against health care reform repeal efforts: webcasts.
01/19/2011 01:09 pm
Gift guides are popular this time of year, especially for the procrastinating shopper. Check out the Monitor holiday gift guides, which include classic and foreign TV programs in DVD sets.
12/09/2010 09:36 am
Music is appreciated throughout the year and makes a great holiday gift for family and friends. Here are some suggestions – ranging from Ken Burns' 'Baseball' soundtrack to Dave Brubeck – recommended by the Monitor staff. Click on the link at the end of each item to purchase on amazon.com, and a small percentage will go to support the Monitor.
11/30/2010 02:00 pm
The 150th anniversary of the Civil War kicks off Nov. 6. Dramatic events from Fort Sumter to Lincoln's assassination once again will enthrall Americans. But does 'the second American revolution' also have other things to say in 2010 about the rise of new political forces and race relations today?
11/05/2010 10:43 am
Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis: Two journeys, two martyrs in the aftermath of the Civil War.
09/29/2010 07:05 am
Top Picks: Esperanza Spalding's newest CD, Ken Burns's unseen films, 'City Island' out on DVD, and more recommendations
Esperanza Spalding's new album, 'Chamber Music Society,' three unseen Ken Burns documentaries on pbs.org, adult drama 'City Island' on DVD, and more.
08/28/2010 01:05 pm
Troops now coming home from Iraq -- and those scheduled to return from Afghanistan next year -- often carry the war with them.
08/17/2010 10:54 am
The History channel’s 'America: The Story of Us' premiers its six-part series this Sunday.
04/24/2010 12:39 pm
Monitor picks for TV, movies, music, and games.
12/07/2009 12:00 am
Should ecosystems and environmental issues be determined by a traditional economic cost-benefit analysis?
11/16/2009 12:00 am