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Amanpour and Company

Featuring conversations with global leaders and decision makers on the issues affecting the world today, Amanpour and Company adds to the long tradition of public affairs programming that has been a hallmark of public media for decades.

June 18, 2021

55m 42s

Andy Slavitt; Dawn Porter; Elie Honig; Keri Rodrigues and Bernita Bradley

Episodes

  • June 18, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 18, 2021

    S2021 E3253 - 55m 42s

    Andy Slavitt; Dawn Porter; Elie Honig; Keri Rodrigues and Bernita Bradley

  • June 17, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 17, 2021

    S2021 E3252 - 55m 34s

    Sunday is World Refugee Day, an international day designated by the United Nations to honor refugees around the world.

  • June 16, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 16, 2021

    S2021 E3251 - 55m 53s

    Richard Haass; Nina Khrushcheva; George Packer; Salman Rushdie

  • June 15, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 15, 2021

    S2021 E3250 - 55m 38s

    Abbas Milani; Alice Waters; Mack Beggs and Nancy Beggs; Angélique Kidjo

  • June 14, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 14, 2021

    S2021 E3249 - 55m 58s

    President Biden took part in his first NATO summit today as Commander in Chief.

  • June 11, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 11, 2021

    S2021 E3248 - 55m 49s

    Businesses are welcoming employees back to the office.

  • June 10, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 10, 2021

    S2021 E3247 - 55m 49s

    Tom McTague and Mark Landler; Bianca Jagger; Bill Bratton; Jamie Metzl

  • June 9, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 9, 2021

    S2021 E3246 - 55m 38s

    When companies’ data are held hostage and they are presented with a demand for payment, should they just go ahead and pay?

  • June 8, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 8, 2021

    S2021 E3245 - 56m 5s

    In an era of intense partisanship in Washington, one Democratic senator stands out for her willingness to cross the aisle in pursuit of legislation she’s been trying to get passed for over a decade.

  • June 7. 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 7. 2021

    S2021 E3244 - 55m 38s

    Border encounters reached a two decade high in April, according to the US Customs and Border Protection, and nearly half were from Central America.

  • June 4, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    June 4, 2021

    S2021 E3243 - 55m 36s

    Linda Thomas-Greenfield; Wu’er Kaixi and Finn Lau; Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel

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    June 3, 2021

    S2021 E3242 - 55m 34s

    Health ministers from the wealthiest countries are meeting today in Oxford to address vaccine inequality.

Extras + Features

  • Global COVID-19 Death Toll Has Surpassed 4 Million: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Global COVID-19 Death Toll Has Surpassed 4 Million

    S2021 E3253 - 2m 58s

    We're not past COVID-19 yet, in view of the delayed vaccine rollout in the developing world and the ongoing spread of the Delta variant. Andy Slavitt served as the White House adviser for coronavirus response in the first days of the Biden administration. In his new book "Preventable," Slavitt details the failings of the Trump administration's initial response.

  • Justice Dept. Under Trump Faces Allegations: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Justice Dept. Under Trump Faces Allegations

    S2021 E3253 - 2m 49s

    The Justice Department under President Trump is now facing a tidal wave of allegations, among them that the department illegally gained access to private data from journalists, Democratic congressmen, and a former Trump lawyer. It’s just the tip of the iceberg, and legal analyst Elie Honig joins the show to explain.

  • A Record Number of Parents Are Turning to Homeschooling: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A Record Number of Parents Are Turning to Homeschooling

    S2021 E3253 - 18m 16s

    Homeschooling among Black families increased by 500% last year, reflecting an increasing trend across America -- one that is especially pronounced in communities of color. Numerous parents abandoned the public school system, feeling that it was not meeting their children's needs. Education justice advocates Keri Rodrigues and Bernita Bradley talk with Michel Martin about homeschooling initiatives.

  • Reflecting on America's Troubled Past with Race: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Reflecting on America's Troubled Past with Race

    S2021 E3253 - 2m 54s

    2021 marks 100 years since the Tulsa Massacre, when a white mob killed up to 300 Black Americans and destroyed an area known as Black Wall Street in an explosion of violence that spread far beyond Tulsa. Director Dawn Porter is shining a light on that period in her new film "Rise Again."

  • Russian News Network Banned From Geneva Press Pool: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Russian News Network Banned From Geneva Press Pool

    S2021 E3252 - 2m 38s

    While Russian President Vladimir Putin devoted much of his Q&A to describing U.S. domestic threats, he avoided issues facing his own constituents back home. TV Rain is Russia's only independent news channel. It's news director Ekaterina Kotrikadze joins the show.

  • “Havana Syndrome” Afflicts Over 100 U.S. Officials: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    “Havana Syndrome” Afflicts Over 100 U.S. Officials

    S2021 E3252 - 2m 22s

    “Havana Syndrome,” a mysterious neurological condition has afflicted more than 100 U.S. officials. Marc Polymeropoulos says the U.S. government's response is too late and was forced to retire. He explains this and more in his new book, "Clarity in Crisis."

  • The Value of Migration: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The Value of Migration

    S2021 E3252 - 2m 38s

    Sunday is World Refugee Day, an international day to honor refugees around the world. Alexander Betts studies forced migration at Oxford University and in his new book, he says we’re doing migration all wrong. He joins the show to explain.

  • Juneteenth: A New Federal Holiday: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Juneteenth: A New Federal Holiday

    S2021 E3252 - 17m 51s

    Black Americans have been pushing for Juneteenth to be celebrated as a national holiday, and today, it was officially signed into law. Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Annette Gordon-Reed speaks with Walter Isaacson about what the holiday and her own story. @agordonreed

  • Author Salman Rushdie: "Truth Is a Battle": asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Author Salman Rushdie: "Truth Is a Battle"

    S2021 E3251 - 17m 24s

    Salman Rushdie is no stranger to attacks on freedom of speech. In 1989, he was the subject of a fatwā from Iran’s Ayatollah Khomeini, who deemed Rushdie's novel "The Satanic Verses" blasphemous against Islam. Over 30 years later, the threat has receded and Rushdie is releasing a new collection of essays. He speaks with Walter Isaacson about the importance of storytelling.

  • Putin Gives Positive Review of Meeting with Biden: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Putin Gives Positive Review of Meeting with Biden

    S2021 E3251 - 2m 55s

    President Biden and President Putin met today in Geneva for two and a half hours. Putin gave a positive overall evaluation in his press conference afterwards. It's the first time the countries’ leaders have met in Geneva since 1985, and marks the latest chapter in the long and often consequential history of such meetings. To dig deeper, Christiane speaks with two experts.

  • George Packer: Americans Splitting Into Four Distinct Groups: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    George Packer: Americans Splitting Into Four Distinct Groups

    S2021 E3251 - 2m 45s

    Journalist and author George Packer argues in his new book that Americans are splitting into four distinct groups, part of a fundamental fracturing in American society. He joins the show to discuss possible solutions to the problem.

  • Chef Alice Waters Makes the Case for "Slow Food": asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Chef Alice Waters Makes the Case for "Slow Food"

    S2021 E3250 - 2m 39s

    50 years ago in Berkeley, California, chef Alice Waters opened Chez Panisse and launched the farm-to-table movement in the West. Her latest book makes the case for “slow food.” She joins the show from California to discuss.

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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Jun 23

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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Jun 24

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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Jun 24

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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Jun 24

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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Friday
    Jun 25

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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Friday
    Jun 25

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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.
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    Friday
    Jun 25

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    Christiane Amanpour leads discussions about world issues and interviews with global leaders.

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