Show rundown for 12/20/2005

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NYC Transit Workers Strike

Transit workers are on strike in New York City over pay raises, pension benefits, and health benefits for new hires.

"Boys of Baraka"

In the award-winning documentary film "Boys of Baraka," inner city boys are taken to a boarding school in Kenya to turn around their lives.

Cheney Returns to U.S.

Vice President Dick Cheney is coming back early from an overseas trip in order to be present should his vote be needed in the Senate.

Alexander Siddig in "Syriana"

The new film "Syriana" is a timely brew of politics, money, and oil, as well as teeming with Arab actors, whose roles range from suicide bombers to royalty.

This program aired on December 20, 2005.


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