New America CEO Anne-Marie Slaughter welcomes general Stanley McChrystal discusses leadership and what makes a great leader. In his new book, “Leaders: Myth and Reality,” McChrystal profiles pairs of leaders from diverse eras and fields, showing that leaders often use dramatically different tactics to achieve similar results. He also discusses his changed understanding and reassessment of the leadership of Confederate General Robert E. Lee.
James Herriot’s adventures as a veterinarian in 1930s Yorkshire get a glorious new adaptation in All Creatures Great and Small, a seven-part series based on his beloved books.
In this episode, Vera's reunion with her first sergeant occurs under tragic circumstances when his house is petrol-bombed. The investigation forces her to face old memories.
NOVA presents the remarkable life story of Percy Julian — not only one of the great African-American scientists of the 20th century, but an industrialist, self-made millionaire, humanitarian and civil rights pioneer.