Robert MacNeil

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Robert MacNeil Reports: Autism Now
ROBERT MACNEIL REPORTS: AUTISM NOW, a six-part broadcast series produced by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, provides viewers with an authoritative, balanc (more…)
Robert MacNeil Reports: Autism Now
ROBERT MACNEIL REPORTS: AUTISM NOW, a six-part broadcast series produced by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, provides viewers with an authoritative, balanc (more…)
Robert MacNeil Reports: Autism Now
ROBERT MACNEIL REPORTS: AUTISM NOW, a six-part broadcast series produced by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, provides viewers with an authoritative, balanc (more…)
Robert MacNeil Reports: Autism Now
ROBERT MACNEIL REPORTS: AUTISM NOW, a six-part broadcast series produced by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, provides viewers with an authoritative, balanc (more…)
Autism's Causes: How Close Are We to Solving the Puzzle?
14:47 — The rise in the number of reported autism cases has caused a surge in research to find the causes. Robert MacNeil speaks with four leading researchers (more…)
Nov. 7: Election Analysis, Robert MacNeil, Senior Planet
26:46 — This edition of MetroFocus features analysis of election returns from the metropolitan region, former co-anchor of the MacNeil-Lehrer NewsHour, Robert (more…)
Dr. Jack Kevorkian in His Own Words
04:21 — Dr. Jack Kevorkian, the famed advocate of physician-assisted suicide who died Friday, spoke with the NewsHour's Robert MacNeil on June 6, 1990 after h (more…)
For 'Portrait of Julia,' Robert MacNeil paints art-full tale
07:01 — In his latest novel, NewsHour's own Robert MacNeil revisits a character he created 20 years ago: a young widow and painter living in post-WWI Canada. (more…)
Newsmaker Interview Part II: Fidel Castro
In part two of the interview, Robert MacNeil and Cuban President Fidel Castro discuss human rights, political prisoners and dissent in Cuba.
Autism Now: Exploring the 'Phenomenal' Increase in U.S....
12:15 — In the second report in his Autism Now series, Robert MacNeil investigates why the number of children with autism is increasing in the U.S. MacNeil me (more…)
Robert MacNeil Previews 'Autism Now' Series on NewsHour
06:38 — Veteran reporter Robert MacNeil and producer Caren Zucker will tell the story of 'Autism Now' in a 6-part broadcast series beginning Monday, April 18, (more…)
Autism Now: MacNeil Answers Questions on the Series
08:20 — In response to Robert MacNeil's Autism Now series, the NewsHour received scores of comments, questions and concerns on our website, social media outle (more…)
Robert MacNeil on Jim Lehrer's 'Stealth' Exit
04:45 — Jim Lehrer announced Thursday that he is taking another step toward ending his 36 years of anchoring or co-anchoring out daily public television news (more…)
Autism Now: Meet Nick, Robert MacNeil's Grandson
15:21 — In the first of six reports in his Autism series, former NewsHour anchor Robert MacNeil takes viewers on a visit with his 6-year-old grandson, Nick, t (more…)
Robert MacNeil: Sun Valley Writers' Conference
28:48 — Host Marcia Franklin talks with Robert MacNeil, veteran journalist, author, and former co-host of the NewsHour on PBS about how the news profession h (more…)
Robert MacNeil Reflects on Reporting the JFK Assassination
08:54 — Journalist Robert MacNeil shares his firsthand account of the day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, TX.
Newsmaker Interview Part I: Fidel Castro
In 1985, Robert MacNeil conducted the first major American television interview with Fidel Castro in six years, discussing U.S. and Soviet Union relat (more…)
MacNeil, Lehrer remember the sorrow of JFK's assassination
17:33 — Nov. 22, 1963 was a bright, sunny day in Dallas, and Robert MacNeil and Jim Lehrer were young reporters both covering President John F. Kennedy's visi (more…)
Autism Now: How Can We Cope With Autism as 'National...
13:35 — Governments and public health officials face mounting policy issues in dealing with autism's challenges. In the concluding report in his Autism Now se (more…)
Robert MacNeil - 1996
1:30:00 — MacNeil is a novelist and was formerly a journalist and news anchor. He also co-created the MacNeil/Lehrer Report in 1975 with Jim Lehrer. MacNeil dis (more…)
Nov. 7: NYC Votes Analysis, Robert MacNeil, Senior Planet
00:30 — The next edition of MetroFocus features analysis of election returns from the metropolitan region, former co-anchor of the MacNeil-Lehrer NewsHour, Ro (more…)
From the NewsHour vault: Exxon Valdez oil spill 25 years ago
16:07 — 25 years ago, Robert MacNeil, longtime anchor and executive editor of the PBS NewsHour, interviewed Don Cornett, Alaska coordinator for Exxon, and Gov (more…)
Autism Now: MacNeil, Lehrer Discuss 'National Emergency'...
07:33 — NewsHour founder and former anchor Robert MacNeil's six-part series series on the puzzling prevalence of autism in the U.S. starts to air Monday on th (more…)
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