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April 9, 2021

56m 5s

Experts reflect on the life and legacy of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh. Plus: Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh discusses efforts to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

Episodes

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

    April 9, 2021

    S2021 E3203 - 56m 5s

    Experts reflect on the life and legacy of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh. Plus: Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh discusses efforts to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

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

    April 8, 2021

    S2021 E3202 - 55m 45s

    Donald De Lucca and Laura Coates discuss the ongoing trial of Derek Chauvin. Regina King and Kemp Powers discuss their new movie "“One Night in Miami…” Tax law professor Dorothy A. Brown talks about the racism present in tax policy.

  • April 7, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    April 7, 2021

    S2021 E3201 - 55m 45s

    Rep. Linda Sanchez discusses a new immigration bill. Attorney Andrea Martinez reveals the human stories behind immigration. Jodie Foster and Nancy Hollander discuss the film "The Mauritanian." Reuben Miller discusses his book "The Afterlife of Mass Incarceration."

  • April 6, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    April 6, 2021

    S2021 E3200 - 56m 7s

    Fmr. UK Ambassador to the U.S. Peter Westmacott discusses American democracy and foreign policy under the Biden administration. Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) explains why he voted to convict Donald Trump. Samantha Stark, director of “Framing Britney Spears,” discusses the ugly side of celebrity and fame.

  • April 5, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    April 5, 2021

    S2021 E3199 - 56m 7s

    Barry Gibb, the last surviving member of the Bee Gees reflects on his legendary career. Musician Jon Batiste discusses his new album. Judy Collins explains why she's restating her iconic 1964 performance at The Town Hall in New York.

  • April 2, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    April 2, 2021

    S2021 E3198 - 55m 48s

    Christiane speaks with Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Kristalina Georgieva about the global economy. She also speaks with tennis legend Rafael Nadal ahead of the Australian Open. Walter Isaacson speaks with Ezra Klein of the New York Times about his hope for reform of the two party system.

  • April 1, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    April 1, 2021

    S2021 E3197 - 56m 5s

    Should President Biden reverse the Trump administration’s withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal? Experts Nathalie Tocci and Vali Nasr weigh in. Director Stacey Holman discusses her new PBS series “The Black Church.” Director Lee Daniels joins Michel Martin to discuss his new film “The United States vs. Billie Holiday.”

  • March 31, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    March 31, 2021

    S2021 E3196 - 55m 52s

    Marty Baron joins Christiane for his first television interview since announcing he will step down as The Washington Post’s executive editor. Ahdaf Soueif and Ahdaf Soueif reflect on the 10th anniversary of the Arab Spring. Former prisoner Chris Young and former judge Kevin Sharp discuss the criminal justice system.

  • March 30, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    March 30, 2021

    S2021 E3195 - 55m 36s

    Ebs Burnough discusses his new documentary “The Capote Tapes.” Artist Kehinde Wiley discusses social change and Black Lives Matter. Comedians W. Kamau Bell and Hari Kondabolu talk politics.

  • March 29, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    March 29, 2021

    S2021 E3194 - 55m 46s

    Singer/songwriter Phoebe Bridgers joins Christiane. Fmr. ambassador Derek Mitchell discusses how the U.S. can help preserve democracy in Myanmar. Constitutional law expert Noah Feldman examines the legal arguments at play in impeachment. New Yorker writer Ronan Farrow tells Michel Martin about his investigation into three different rioters who participated in the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection.

  • March 26, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    March 26, 2021

    S2021 E3193 - 56m 5s

    Paola Ramos; Nasser al-Kidwa; Phillip Atiba Goff; Tracie Kessee; Mahani Teave

  • March 25, 2021: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    March 25, 2021

    S2021 E3192 - 55m 46s

    Chinese ambassador to the U.S. Cui Tiankai gives an exclusive interview on U.S.-China relations and Beijing's treatment of the Uyghur population. "Bring Back Our Girls" author Joe Parkinson discusses Boko Haram's 2014 kidnapping of nearly 300 Nigerian girls. I- MAK co-founder and executive director Priti Krishtel discusses vaccine nationalism and the problem with the United States' patent system.

Extras + Features

  • Prince Philip's Legacy in the Monarchy: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Prince Philip's Legacy in the Monarchy

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    Prince Philip passed away peacefully this morning just two months shy of his 100th birthday. In a statement, Buckingham Palace spoke of the Queen's "deep sorrow" at losing her beloved husband of more than 70 years. Simon Lewis joins Christiane to reflect on Philip's legacy in the monarchy. Lewis served as communications secretary to the Queen from 1998 through 2000.

  • Prince Philip's Impact on the Commonwealth of Nations: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Prince Philip's Impact on the Commonwealth of Nations

    S2021 E3203 - 3m 1s

    Like the Queen, Prince Philip was deeply committed to the commonwealth. Leaders of those nations have been paying tribute to the Duke including Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison who said, "the commonwealth family joins together in sorrow and thanksgiving for the loss and life of Prince Philip." The Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations reflects on the Duke's impact.

  • Margaret MacMillan on Prince Philip's Role in the Navy: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Margaret MacMillan on Prince Philip's Role in the Navy

    S2021 E3203 - 2m 59s

    Prince Philip was just 26 when he married then-Crown Princess Elizabeth -- in full pomp and pageantry -- in 1947. No one could have foreseen that the union would last some 73 years -- outlasting wars, scandals and countless global challenges to the monarchy. To reflect on the past 70 years, Christiane speaks with legendary historians Margaret MacMillan.

  • Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Gives Nuclear Deal Update: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Gives Nuclear Deal Update

    S2021 E3203 - 2m 54s

    In Vienna, momentum is building on the vital effort to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. The United States and Iran are still not talking directly, and plenty of sticking points remain. For insight into the Iranians' position on the issues, Christiane spoke with Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman, Saeed Khatibzadeh.

  • Dorothy Brown: “The System Is Designed For White Wealth": asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Dorothy Brown: “The System Is Designed For White Wealth"

    S2021 E3202 - 18m 30s

    Dorothy A. Brown is a law professor and nationally recognized scholar in tax policy. She chose her field because she believed it was free from racism. She soon discovered how wrong she was. Her new book, "The Whiteness of Wealth: How the Tax System Impoverishes Black Americans and How We Can Fix It," draws on decades of research and personal histories, as she explains to Michel Martin.

  • Regina King and Kemp Powers on "One Night in Miami...": asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Regina King and Kemp Powers on "One Night in Miami..."

    S2021 E3202 - 2m 52s

    The film "One Night in Miami…" is a fictional reimagining of an historic night. In 1964, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown gathered in a Miami hotel room to celebrate the world heavyweight victory of Cassius Clay, soon to be known as Muhammad Ali. The film is the feature directorial debut of Oscar-winning actor Regina King. She joins the show alongside screenwriter Kemp Powers.

  • Experts Discuss and React to Derek Chauvin Trial: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Experts Discuss and React to Derek Chauvin Trial

    S2021 E3202 - 2m 32s

    For many, the outcome of the trial of Derek Chauvin is a litmus test for racial justice and policing in America. Christiane discusses the stakes with former police chief Donald De Lucca and former federal prosecutor Laura Coates.

  • How Do We Make Policing Less Deadly and Less Racist?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    How Do We Make Policing Less Deadly and Less Racist?

    S2021 E3193 - 18m 40s

    Phillip Atiba Goff is one of the country's leading scholars on law enforcement and race. Tracie Keesee is a former police captain with the Denver Police Department. They join Michel to explain how the Center for Policing Equity is working to strengthen the relationship between police and the communities they serve.

  • VICE News host Paola Ramos on the Migrant Journey: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    VICE News host Paola Ramos on the Migrant Journey

    S2021 E3193 - 2m 58s

    To reach the border, migrants must make long and arduous journeys from their home countries. VICE news correspondent Paola Ramos headed down to Colombia's border with Panama and joined migrants as they trekked through the dangerous jungles known as the Darién Gap. She spoke with Christiane about the experience.

  • Palestinian Presidential Candidate Nasser al-Kidwa: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Palestinian Presidential Candidate Nasser al-Kidwa

    S2021 E3193 - 1m 53s

    Palestine is gearing up for its first election in fifteen years. Its outcome will have a major impact on U.S. policy and the elusive Israel-Palestine peace deal. Former Palestinian Foreign Minister Nasser al-Kidwa has formed a new independent party and is running in May's elections. He joins Christiane to discuss his platform.

  • Mahani Teave on Creating the First Music School on Rapa Nui: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Mahani Teave on Creating the First Music School on Rapa Nui

    S2021 E3193 - 2m 34s

    Now, a musical odyssey to one of the most remote places on earth. Mahani Teave's love for classical music began as a child when the first piano arrived on Rapa Nui, or "Easter Island," as it was named by the first European explorer to arrive in 1772. But then she gave it all up to create the first music school at home. Mahani Teave joins Christiane from Rapa Nui to tell her fascinating story.

  • The True Story Behind the "Bring Back Our Girls" Movement: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The True Story Behind the "Bring Back Our Girls" Movement

    S2021 E3192 - 2m 43s

    Africa's terrorist group Boko Haram is responsible for hundreds of kidnappings -- even since the stunning 2014 abduction of nearly 300 Chibok schoolgirls. Everyone from Michelle Obama to Malala Yousafzai got involved in the hashtag campaign to "Bring Back Our Girls" -- a slogan that now is the title of a new book by Joe Parkinson, a definitive account of the incident and its aftermath.

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