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Encyclopedia > Ray Suarez

Rafael Suarez, Jr. (born March 5, 1957), better known as Ray Suarez, is a senior correspondent for The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, an evening news program on the PBS television network. He came to the program from National Public Radio, where he had hosted Talk of the Nation since 1993. Suarez joined The NewsHour in 1999. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in Washington, D.C. with his wife and three children. March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A journalist is a person who practices journalism, the gathering and dissemination of information about current events, trends, issues and people. ... The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer logo, 2005. ... News is essentially new information or current events. ... PBS re-directs here; for alternate uses see PBS (disambiguation) PBS logo The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is a non-profit public broadcasting television service with 349 member TV stations in the United States. ... A television network is a distribution network for television content whereby a central operation provides programming for many television stations. ... NPR logo NPR redirects here. ... Talk of the Nation is a talk radio program based in the United States, produced by National Public Radio, and is broadcasted nationally on weekday afternoons (Eastern Standard Time). ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) is a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... A map highlighting Brooklyn and the rest of New York City. ... State nickname: The Empire State Other U.S. States Capital Albany Largest city New York City Governor George Pataki (R) Senators Charles Schumer (D) Hillary Rodham Clinton (D) Official languages None (English is de facto) Area 141,205 km² or 54,556 square miles (27th)  - Land 122,409 km²  - Water... State nickname: The Evergreen State Other U.S. States Capital Olympia Largest city Seattle Governor Christine Gregoire (D) Senators Patty Murray (D) Maria Cantwell (D) Official language(s) None Area 184,824 km² (18th)  - Land 172,587 km²  - Water 12,237 km² (6. ... ...

He is the author of The Old Neighborhood: What We Lost in the Great Suburban Migration: 1966-1999, a social commentary on the causes of the destitution found in the inner city.

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  • The Online NewsHour: Ray Suarez

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Online NewsHour: V.S. Naipaul - March 3, 2000 (1297 words)
RAY SUAREZ: V.S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in the West Indies and educated at Oxford University in England.
RAY SUAREZ: Are you suggesting that after a certain number of novels, and it may vary from writer to writer, you're mined out...
RAY SUAREZ: Because I've just recently read the letters where you report your first couple of sales, and there's a joy in that, an excitement in that that any young writer, I think, would recognize, and I was wondering as I read that whether you still had the joy.
Iraqi President Shares Views on Terrorism Threat, Security (1669 words)
RAY SUAREZ: You say the violence is pretty much limited to three provinces, but that includes the capital.
RAY SUAREZ: You are the president of a unified country, but you also spent much of your life struggling for the rights of the Kurds to live in peace and not be targeted by their own government.
RAY SUAREZ: Right now, the parliament is debating a plan to give a great deal of autonomy to the different regions, split the country up in administration.
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