June 4, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

56m 45s

June 4, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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  • Jobs report shows gains, is it good news for the economy?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Jobs report show gains, but is it good news for the economy?

    S2021 E155 - 8m 16s

    The pace of hiring in the U.S. picked up in May, but Friday's good-but-not-great jobs report is prompting some to ask why workers are still holding back, even as businesses across the country reopen to something close to pre-pandemic levels. Brian Deese, the Biden administration's director of the National Economic Council, joins Judy Woodruff to discuss.

  • News Wrap: Trump suspended from Facebook for two years: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Trump suspended from Facebook for two years

    S2021 E155 - 4m 53s

    In our news wrap Friday, former President Trump will remain suspended from Facebook for two years following his incitement of January's Capitol insurrection, former White House counsel Don McGahn testified before U.S. lawmakers on the Russia investigation and Trump's possible obstruction of justice, and the CDC urged teens to get their COVID-19 vaccinations to avert a spike in severe illness.

  • iananmen Square massacre casts shadow over Chinese politics: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    iananmen Square massacre casts shadow over Chinese politics

    S2021 E155 - 6m 45s

    Friday marked the 32nd anniversary of the massacre in Tiananmen Square, where hundreds and perhaps thousands of people were killed by the Chinese government amid a Democratic protest movement. But many Chinese know nothing of what happened that day. Nick Schifrin spoke with a former senior-ranking member of the school where China’s Communist Party leaders are educated to learn more.

  • Why the Border Patrol is leaving migrants in rural areas: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Why the Border Patrol is leaving migrants in rural areas

    S2021 E155 - 8m 28s

    A surge in crossings at the U.S.-Mexico border in recent months has led U.S. Border agents to drop some migrants off at sites in rural American towns, to begin their wait for court hearings. But these towns often lack the means to cope with the influx, even though aid groups have stepped in to help. Special correspondent Dan Lieberman reports.

  • New movie follows filmmakers with Down syndrome: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    New movie follows filmmakers with Down syndrome

    S2021 E155 - 7m 14s

    As teenagers with Down syndrome, Sam Suchmann and Mattie Zufelt used Kickstarter to fund their dream of creating a zombie movie. Their latest work,"Sam & Mattie Make a Zombie Movie" takes a look at that journey. NewsHour's Mike Melia spoke with the two budding filmmakers for our arts and culture series, “CANVAS.”

  • Brooks and Capehart on Biden, GOP infrastructure talks: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Brooks and Capehart on Biden, GOP infrastructure talks

    S2021 E155 - 12m

    New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week in politics, including negotiations between President Biden and Republicans over infrastructure, Vice President Kamala Harris's focus on the border and voting rights, and Republicans who are speaking out against former President Trump.

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