Newspaper article The Christian Science Monitor

Worth Noting on TV

Newspaper article The Christian Science Monitor

Worth Noting on TV

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*SATURDAY

Walker, Texas Ranger (CBS, 10-11 p.m.): The holiday episode of this western offers a story of peace for a tough situation facing US cities - feuding gangs. When Walker (Chuck Norris) learns that his best karate student in an inner-city class has joined a gang, he takes on the war brewing between this gang and another in the neighborhood.

The karate students in this episode are from Kick Drugs Out of America, a nonprofit foundation started by Norris to combat drug abuse and gang-related violence in school.

*SUNDAY

The United Nations at 50: 'A Religious Perspective' (CBS, 11-11:30 a.m.): This interfaith special examines the work of a growing number of religious nongovernmental organizations that advise and aid the UN. People featured include Jane Evans, who was present at the writing of the UN Charter and is now with the Union of American Hebrew Congregations; and William Vendley, international secretary-general of the World Conference of Religion and Peace. …

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