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PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode August 19, 2017

14 час назад

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode August 19, 2017.

Counter-protesters dwarf far-right marchers at Boston rally

15 час назад

At the “Boston Free Speech Rally,” thousands of counter-protesters eclipsed a small group of far-right marchers on Saturday. The gathering took place just one ...

Tech companies shut down white nationalist sites

17 час назад

Events in Charlottesville last week prompted the tech community to take steps against hate speech. Companies like Google have stopped hosting white ...

Can students return a billion oysters to a New York harbor?

17 час назад

Oysters were once abundant in New York City, but decades of overharvesting and pollution led to their near-extinction there. Now, an education initiative called ...

Why are women joining the ‘alt-right’?

17 час назад

After the violent “Unite the Right” white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last Saturday, the “alt-right” has come under renewed scrutiny. Its ideology ...

PBS NewsHour full episode Aug. 18, 2017

2 дн назад

Friday on the NewsHour, President Trump removes his controversial chief strategist, Steve Bannon. Also: Unraveling a terror plot in Spain, protests and ...

We’re not close to being prepared for the next pandemic, says this doctor

2 дн назад

Is the world ready for the next pandemic? Dr. Raj Panjabi of Last Mile Health joined Judy Woodruff at the Spotlight Health Conference in Aspen, Colorado, ...

How this educator is keeping refugee children in school in Uganda

2 дн назад

A million South Sudanese refugees have arrived in Uganda over the past year, the U.N. announced Thursday, with many taking up residence at the Bidi Bidi ...

Anticipating protests, Boston hopes to prevent another Charlottesville

2 дн назад

Boston police and city officials are preparing for a self-titled "free speech" demonstration on Saturday, which comes in the wake of last weekend's white ...

Math is amazing and we have to start treating it that way

2 дн назад

Numbers and algorithms aren't just useful to mathematician Eugenia Cheng -- they're exhilarating. That's why she's on a mission to help transform math's ...

Movies are more than screen deep. Here’s how to watch like a critic

2 дн назад

A movie teaches us how to watch it in the first few minutes, says Ann Hornaday, film critic for The Washington Post. Jeffrey Brown sits down with Hornaday, ...

News Wrap: 2 stabbed to death in Finland attack

2 дн назад

In our news wrap Friday, a man stabbed two to death and wounded six others in a Finnish city about 95 miles outside of Helsinki. The attacker was shot in the ...

After attack, Barcelona comes to terms with new reality

2 дн назад

Fourteen are dead, including one American, after Thursday's attack on Barcelona and another in a Spanish coastal town, where a car drove into a crowd and ...

With Bannon out, how will the White House change?

2 дн назад

Chief strategist Steve Bannon ended his tenure at the White House Friday, yet another departure in a string of top staff firings. Bannon has been credited with ...

Uganda now houses over 1 million South Sudanese refugees

2 дн назад

Uganda is now home to more than a million South Sudanese refugees, the United Nations said Thursday, as a result of an ongoing civil war in the world's ...

Dionne and Ponnuru on Bannon’s White House exit, Trump’s Charlottesville isolation

2 дн назад

Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne Jr. and Ramesh Ponnuru of National Review join Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the week's news, including Stephen ...

WATCH: State Department news briefing

2 дн назад

State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert holds a news briefing.

Sec. Tillerson speaks on race, diversity at State Department

2 дн назад

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday spoke at the State Department about race and diversity.

Sec. Tillerson gives statement on Barcelona attack; confirms one American dead

2 дн назад

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday opened his news conference with a statement on Thursday's attacks in Barcelona, expressing condolences to family of ...

What Calvin Trillin learned from his college writing course

3 дн назад

As a longtime writer for The New Yorker, Calvin Trillin was less interested in directly explaining why what he was writing was important than in just telling a good ...