June 10, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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June 10, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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  • How fast can the U.S. deliver millions of vaccine doses?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    How fast can the U.S. deliver millions of vaccine doses?

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    President Biden on Thursday announced a plan to donate more than 500 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to nearly 100 poorer countries around the world that he described as "a monumental commitment by the American people." Jeff Zients, the White House COVID response coordinator, joins Judy Woodruff to discuss.

  • Biden pledges 500 million vaccine doses to poor countries: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Biden pledges 500 million vaccine doses to poor countries

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    President Biden on Thursday kicked off his week of diplomacy in a meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson ahead of the beginning of the G-7 summit Friday. Biden also announced a significant step by his administration that he said would “supercharge” the global fight against COVID-19. Yamiche Alcindor, who is traveling with the president, joins Judy Woodruff to discuss.

  • News Wrap: Major U.S. reservoir hits record low: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Major U.S. reservoir hits record low

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    In our news wrap Thursday, a reservoir serving much of the western U.S. has reached a record-low level as the region grapples with extreme drought, unemployment claims fell for a sixth straight week as a May consumer price increase showed the biggest 12-month inflation spike since 2008, and the U.S. envoy to the United Nations called on the security council to publicly address Ethiopia's conflict.

  • Students help divert millions away from policing in schools: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Students help divert millions away from policing in schools

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    The role of police officers in schools has come under increasing scrutiny, as communities across the U.S. respond to calls for racial justice and re-evaluate student safety. In Los Angeles, student activists played a major role in getting the school district to move away from funding police in schools. Julia Escobar, of the NewsHour's Student Reporting Labs youth journalism program, has the story.

  • After 40 years of AIDS, progress made but problems remain: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    After 40 years of AIDS, progress made but problems remain

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    Four decades ago this past week, the first ever cases of the HIV/AIDS epidemic were publicly noted, and hardly noticed. But soon after, cases exploded around the world. It's estimated that roughly 35 million people have died from AIDS in the years since. William Brangham reports and speaks with two people deeply immersed in the issue for a look back at the epidemic and the best way forward.

  • Texas at odds with Biden administration on critical issues: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Texas at odds with Biden administration on critical issues

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    The past legislative session in Texas focused on key conservative priorities, from restricting abortion to addressing transgender rights. The Lone Star State is now focused on a voting bill that would tighten election laws, after missing an opportunity to get it passed late last month. Political reporter Daniel Bush joins Judy Woodruff from Austin with more.

  • 'In the Heights' uplifts Latino community, reframes roles: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    'In the Heights' uplifts Latino community, reframes roles

    S2021 E161 - 6m 38s

    Blockbuster films delayed by the pandemic are now hitting the big screen. Among the first of the summer season is “In the Heights,” which opened Thursday in theaters and streams on HBO Max. As Jeffrey Brown reports, the modern-day musical with a Latino cast set in a Manhattan neighborhood has high ambitions of shaking up Hollywood and beyond. It is part of our arts and culture series, "CANVAS."

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