In the Balance: Terrorism
A 2-part series (2005)

This 2-part series reflects a hard reality - on the front lines of the war on terrorism there are no second chances. The programs examine the most critical mission of the war; preventing the next attack -- or dealing with it should it occur. In each program a panel of distinguished experts confront tough questions and impossible choices that cut to the heart of America's vulnerability as well as its strengths.
Series programs: [See individual programs for more information]
BioAttack: Moderator Cynthia McFadden, ABC News chief legal correspondent
City Under Siege: Moderator Charles Ogletree, Professor, Harvard Law School

Funders: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; the Association of Schools of Public Health through the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health; U.S. Department of Homeland Security; BearingPoint Inc; Carnegie Corporation of New York and The Century Foundation