Eleanor Roosevelt Interviews President Kennedy

This is an episode of the WGBH series "Prospects of Mankind," recorded and broadcast a few months into President Kennedy's term: March 1961. With Eleanor Roosevelt as host, guests on this show discussed the most pressing issues of the 20th century such as nuclear disarmament; political changes in China, Berlin, and around the world; and the role of the United Nations. In this particular episode, President Kennedy and Mrs. Roosevelt are discussing new legislation to create the Peace Corps and President Kennedy's objectives.