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February 5, 2023 - PBS News Weekend full episode

26m 45s

February 5, 2023 - PBS News Weekend full episode

Episodes

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  • The shifting battle over abortion rights 50 years after Roe: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The shifting battle over abortion rights 50 years after Roe

    S2023 E22 - 8m 43s

    Fifty years ago today, the Supreme Court's ruling in Roe v. Wade gave constitutional protection to the right to seek an abortion. But after a different Supreme Court overturned Roe last year, ending a pregnancy is now a crime in at least 13 states and severely restricted in at least 12 more. Sarah Varney, senior correspondent for Kaiser Health News, joins John Yang to discuss.

  • News Wrap: Monterey Park shooting stuns Asian community: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Monterey Park shooting stuns Asian community

    S2023 E22 - 3m 47s

    In our news wrap Sunday, a gunman killed at least 10 people in the predominantly Asian community of Monterey Park, California, a protest in Atlanta mourning the fatal police shooting of an activist ended in violence, armed extremists stormed a government office in Somalia’s capital, and Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin attended Sunday’s home game as he recovers from his cardiac arrest.

  • Earth’s ozone layer continues to recover, scientists report: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Earth’s ozone layer continues to recover, scientists report

    S2023 E22 - 6m 28s

    In one of the great environmental success stories of our time, scientists say that a 35-year-old agreement has resulted in the steady and promising recovery of the Earth's ozone layer, a critical protective shield that blocks harmful ultraviolet radiation from the sun. Dr. Paul Newman, chief scientist for Earth sciences at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, joins William Brangham to discuss.

  • The latest on Peru’s escalating anti-government protests: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The latest on Peru’s escalating anti-government protests

    S2023 E21 - 8m 3s

    Demonstrators in the streets of Lima, Peru are vowing to keep demanding the president's resignation, despite a strong police response and mounting death toll. At least 55 people have died since protests began in rural regions of the country last month. Julie Turkewitz, Andes bureau chief for the New York Times, joins John Yang to discuss what she saw on a recent reporting trip to southern Peru.

  • Alaska village’s effort to go greener helps local economy: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Alaska village’s effort to go greener helps local economy

    S2023 E21 - 4m 50s

    In the remote village of Ambler, Alaska, temperatures can fall to minus 60 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, so heating the community is a big job. This past September, Ambler switched to a renewable energy option in an effort to go greener — a change that also means a path toward a more sustainable economy for Alaska Native communities. Alaska Public Media's Elyssa Loughlin reports.

  • News Wrap: President Lula fires Brazil’s top army commander: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: President Lula fires Brazil’s top army commander

    S2023 E21 - 2m 11s

    In our news wrap Saturday, Brazil’s president fired Gen. Julio Cesar de Arruda after calling some members of the army complicit in the Jan. 9 capital riot, Ukraine’s president attended the funeral of officials killed in a helicopter crash, the DOJ is investigating a plant at the center of last year’s baby formula shortage, and prosecutors called former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes a flight risk.

  • California begins recovery as storm damage tops $1 billion: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    California begins recovery as storm damage tops $1 billion

    S2023 E21 - 8m 11s

    California has started rebuilding after weeks of intense storms caused damage estimated to exceed $1 billion. President Biden declared a major disaster for the state, which frees up federal resources to help in the recovery. Stephanie Sy spoke with Brian Ferguson from the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services about the ongoing recovery efforts.

  • COVID casts shadow over Lunar New Year celebrations in China: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    COVID casts shadow over Lunar New Year celebrations in China

    S2023 E20 - 5m 34s

    Medical experts predict China could see tens of thousands of deaths a day over the Lunar New Year holiday. Since the dismantling of the government’s zero-COVID policy, many have been anxious about the wave of infections that have swept through. As special correspondent Richard Kimber reports, most are brushing risks and fears aside to celebrate the most important festival on the Chinese calendar.

  • March for Life activists set sights on further restrictions: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    March for Life activists set sights on further restrictions

    S2023 E20 - 5m 40s

    Anti-abortion activists descended on the National Mall for the annual March for Life on Friday. It was the first time the march has been held since the overturn of Roe v. Wade rescinded the constitutional right to abortion. In a report co-produced with the PBS NewsHour, Kaiser Health News correspondent Sarah Varney spoke with those gathered in Washington about what this moment means for them.

  • Cities turn to free public busing to counteract inequity: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Cities turn to free public busing to counteract inequity

    S2023 E20 - 7m 9s

    The drive for free public busing is speeding up. Several cities are moving towards offering 100% free service on public buses as a way to counteract inequity. Digital video producer Casey Kuhn takes a look at Washington, where it's expected to start later this year, and William Brangham discusses the issue with Yonah Freemark of the Urban Institute.

  • News Wrap: Protests in Peru demand ouster of new president: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Protests in Peru demand ouster of new president

    S2023 E20 - 3m 38s

    In our news wrap Friday, Peru braced for more protests of crowds demanding the ouster of the country's new president and new elections, the Church of England has formally apologized for its treatment of LGBTQ people and what it calls a "hostile and homophobic response" and the wave of job cuts sweeping the tech world has now hit Google which announced 12,000 layoffs.

  • Oversight Committee chair on plans to investigate Biden: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Oversight Committee chair on plans to investigate Biden

    S2023 E20 - 8m 19s

    The House Oversight Committee, under new Republican leadership, has announced its first hearing to look into the management of pandemic relief funding. The committee's new chairman, Kentucky Republican James Comer, says his passion is tackling waste, fraud, and abuse of taxpayer dollars in the federal government. He joined Geoff Bennett to discuss the issues in the committee's crosshairs.

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    Monday
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    Monday
    Feb 6

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    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Monday
    Feb 6

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    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Feb 6

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    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Tuesday
    Feb 7

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    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Tuesday
    Feb 7

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Tuesday
    Feb 7

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Tuesday
    Feb 7

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Tuesday
    Feb 7

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    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Tuesday
    Feb 7

    2 Hours

    Coverage of President Joe Biden's State of the Union address, as well as the Republican response and analysis.
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    Tuesday
    Feb 7

    2 Hours

    Coverage of President Joe Biden's State of the Union address, as well as the Republican response and analysis.
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    PBS NewsHour

    Tuesday
    Feb 7

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    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Wednesday
    Feb 8

    2 Hours

    Coverage of President Joe Biden's State of the Union address, as well as the Republican response and analysis.
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    Wednesday
    Feb 8

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    PBS NewsHour

    Wednesday
    Feb 8

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Wednesday
    Feb 8

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Wednesday
    Feb 8

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Wednesday
    Feb 8

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    PBS NewsHour

    Wednesday
    Feb 8

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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    Thursday
    Feb 9

    1 Hour

    Co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett and correspondents offer in-depth analysis of current events.
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