Apr 16, 2004

Lefty columnist Norman Soloman challenges Jim Lehrer to "set the factual record straight" on a (mis)statement he made during an April 7 NewsHour interview.
Thirteen stations around the country are using KQED's "You Decide" feature on their websites, says the University of Maryland's J-Lab Director Jan Schaffer. The interactive doodad asks you to take a position on questions like "Should Saddam be executed?" and then systematically argues the other side against you. The feature doesn't take sides--it's ready to debate you either way.