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December 3, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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December 3, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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  • House Democrats take first step toward impeachment: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    House Democrats take first step toward impeachment

    S2021 E11 - 12m 10s

    The drive to remove President Trump from office is formally under way with just nine days before his term ends and five days after a pro-Trump mob stormed the U.S. Capitol. Lisa Desjardins and Yamiche Alcindor join Judy Woodruff to discuss the latest.

  • Will efforts to impeach Trump complicate Biden's agenda?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Will efforts to impeach Trump complicate Biden's agenda?

    S2021 E11 - 7m 40s

    House Democrats on Monday continued to push Republicans to back their efforts to remove President Trump from office. Delaware Democratic Sen. Chris Coons, who is one of President-elect Joe Biden's closest allies on Capitol Hill, joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the likelihood of an expedited impeachment process and whether it will impact Biden’s agenda.

  • D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on securing Biden's inauguration: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on securing Biden's inauguration

    S2021 E11 - 7m 37s

    Last week's insurrection at the Capitol is raising new security concerns ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration next week, with plans to deploy thousands of additional National Guard troops. Amna Nawaz spoke to Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser to learn more.

  • News Wrap: States expand vaccinations amid supply shortages: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: States expand vaccinations amid supply shortages

    S2021 E11 - 3m 25s

    In our news wrap Monday, states begin widening vaccination campaigns amid frustrations, Michigan bans the open carrying of guns in the state Capitol, President-elect Biden picks long-time diplomat Williams Burns for CIA director, Israel is moving forward with plans for 800 new settler homes in the occupied West Bank, and Pope Francis amends Roman Catholic Church Law to give women greater roles.

  • Capitol attack forces reckoning on radical factions: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Capitol attack forces reckoning on radical factions

    S2021 E11 - 12m 15s

    The Department of Homeland Security last year classified white supremacy as the greatest domestic terror threat to the U.S., and last week's Capitol insurrection by pro-Trump groups has renewed those concerns. Cynthia Miller-Idriss, who runs the Polarization and Extremism Research & Innovation Lab at American University, and J.M Berger, an analyst on extremism, join William Brangham to discuss.

  • Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on Trump's potential impeachment: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on Trump's potential impeachment

    S2021 E11 - 8m 29s

    NPR’s Tamara Keith and Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report join Judy Woodruff to discuss the latest political news, including the violence at the U.S. Capitol, efforts to impeach President Trump, and Trump’s influence on the Republican Party.

  • Dan Rather on the Capitol attack and ‘What Unites Us’: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Dan Rather on the Capitol attack and ‘What Unites Us’

    S2021 E10 - 11m 48s

    The January 6 attack on The U.S. Capitol was the staggering culmination of years of political division and misinformation. Now, as debate rages over if President Trump should be held accountable for inciting the riot, President-elect Biden prepares to take the helm of a divided U.S. in a matter of days. Former CBS anchor Dan Rather, author of the new book “What Divides Us” joins Hari Sreenivasan.

  • Vaccination, like tests, is a state-led effort in the U.S.: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Vaccination, like tests, is a state-led effort in the U.S.

    S2021 E10 - 5m 37s

    With daily cases crossing 250,000, COVID-19 has killed nearly 380,000 people in the U.S. -- the highest in the world. As states roll out vaccines in phases amid reports of the two more transmissible variants from the UK and South Africa in the country, experts warn that arresting the virus spread is key to stopping the pandemic. ProPublica’s Caroline Chen joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss.

  • Capitol riot: 'Third world’ trope offends, misreads history: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Capitol riot: 'Third world’ trope offends, misreads history

    S2021 E10 - 5m 37s

    Condemning the Capitol Hill riot, President George W. Bush and Sen Marco Rubio likened it to political upheavals in “Banana Republics” and the “third world.” Lucia Dammert, a Wilson Center Global Fellow and professor at University of Santiago of Chile objects to the comparison to the Global South, adding that the U.S. has played a key role in sparking the turbulence, especially in Latin America.

  • Israel takes the lead as top COVID-19 vaccinator per capita: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Israel takes the lead as top COVID-19 vaccinator per capita

    S2021 E10 - 1m 48s

    As many countries began their COVID-19 vaccination rollouts last month, one country quickly charged ahead of the pack: Israel. The Middle Eastern nation is now the world's top vaccinator per capita, already inoculating more than 1.5 million people, or nearly 20 percent of its total population. But as it faces a growing number of COVID-19 cases, can the country keep up its lead?

  • The battle of words to describe Jan 6 and why it matters: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The battle of words to describe Jan 6 and why it matters

    S2021 E9 - 5m 19s

    Was it an insurrection? A coup? Should we call it domestic terrorism? Or just a peaceful protest gone awry? As a battle of politics becomes a battle for words to describe what happened in the capital and on Capitol Hill on January 6, 2021, Christopher Booker speaks to Joanne Freeman, a history professor at Yale University about why words used to describe the event today will shape its history.

  • In previously protected ANWR, auctions begin for drilling: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    In previously protected ANWR, auctions begin for drilling

    S2021 E9 - 1m 53s

    In a live-streamed auction in Anchorage, Alaska on Wednesday, federal officials accepted bids for leases to explore oil and gas across 1.6 million acres of land—land that, until 2017, had been protected from fossil fuel development as part of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Hari Sreenivasan brings us the latest on drilling in the ANWR.

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