Thursday, October 27, 2016

Norman Lear

Wednesday, Sep. 28, 2016

Norman Lear, a show business legend and full-throated humanist, set out last spring to rent a modest apartment in the Bronx.

The landlord welcomed this incognito white man with a couple of offers.

Not so lucky was an African-American man who had come to him the day before. The...

Sunday, Jul. 31, 2016

Norman Lear, age 94 and a native New Yorker, thought he knew a few things about the obstacles of housing in the Big Apple.

But when he began exploring the subject for "America Divided," Lear said he was "horrified at how little I knew. Someone making a reasonable living with two children...

Friday, Jan. 22, 2016

Norman Lear was so touched by the documentary made about his life, he wanted to cuddle up with the entire audience at the Sundance Film Festival.

"If we could find the largest bed and we could all get in bed together, it would express everything I'm...