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January 25, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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January 25, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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  • Political polarization prompts efforts to bridge the gap: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Political polarization prompts efforts to bridge the gap

    S2022 - 8m 18s

    PBS NewsHour spent much of last week trying to examine what still divides our country and the deep polarization that preceded the Jan. 6 riots. Now, Paul Solman looks at multiple efforts to bridge those major political and cultural fissures in the U.S., beginning with smaller steps forward.

  • Immersive Van Gogh exhibits paint new experiences with art: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Immersive Van Gogh exhibits paint new experiences with art

    S2022 - 7m 21s

    Vincent van Gogh is the quintessential art-world phenomenon, both for his artistic creations and life story. But now, he's everywhere, in a new way: the center of a boom in immersive art experiences. Jeffrey Brown reports for our arts and culture series, CANVAS.

  • News Wrap: Jan. 6 panel seeks Ivanka Trump testimony: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Jan. 6 panel seeks Ivanka Trump testimony

    S2022 - 5m 33s

    In our news wrap Thursday, the congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot asked to interview Ivanka Trump. New unemployment claims jumped up by 55,000 last week, to 286,000 — the most since October. Police in Britain arrested two people in connection with the Texas synagogue standoff Saturday. The CIA said most "Havana Syndrome" cases were not caused by a foreign governments.

  • How the 2020 census data has created new gerrymandering woes: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    How the 2020 census data has created new gerrymandering woes

    S2022 - 6m 21s

    All across the country, states are busy at work redrawing congressional lines that will help determine the balance of power in Washington for the next decade. To check in on the status of this reapportionment in some key states based on the new 2020 census data, Judy Woodruff is joined by David Wasserman of The Cook Political Report.

  • Biden condemns Trump in Jan. 6 anniversary address: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Biden condemns Trump in Jan. 6 anniversary address

    S2022 - 7m 58s

    Solemn ceremonies at the U.S. Capitol Thursday replaced the violent scenes of rioters ransacking the building one year ago. It was also a day when a sitting president denounced the man he succeeded — in stark terms. Congressional correspondent Lisa Desjardins begins our coverage, and joins Judy Woodruff with White House correspondent Geoff Bennett with more.

  • Hospitals near breaking point with influx of COVID patients: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Hospitals near breaking point with influx of COVID patients

    S2022 - 7m 28s

    The Biden administration is pressing to ship more COVID test kits to schools amid growing criticism of shortages as infections pile up nationwide. But for hospitals dealing with the surge the worst is far from over. In the city of Rochester in New York state, hospitals are so over capacity and under-staffed that many are asking ambulances to take patients elsewhere. William Brangham reports.

  • News Wrap: Major U.S. airlines warn 5G could disrupt travel: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Major U.S. airlines warn 5G could disrupt travel

    S2022 - 5m 16s

    In our news wrap Monday, major U.S. airlines and cargo lines warned of a crisis when cellphone providers deploy new, faster 5G wireless internet service on Wednesday. Australia and New Zealand sent out surveillance flights to Tonga in the wake of an enormous undersea volcano eruption on Saturday. The U.S. and its Asian allies condemned North Korea's fourth firing of ballistic missiles in January.

  • A Brief But Spectacular take on the power of portraiture: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A Brief But Spectacular take on the power of portraiture

    S2022 - 3m 42s

    Since childhood, Jess T. Dugan has recognized the power of photography in documenting the world around them. As they grew into their gender identity, they began using photography and portraits to capture not only their own life, but the lives of other queer people. Tonight, Dugan shares their Brief But Spectacular take on representation and the power of portraiture.

  • A history of presidential attempts to return to office: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A history of presidential attempts to return to office

    S2022 - 6m 13s

    Thursday will mark the one-year anniversary of the attack on the US Capitol. A vigil is planned this year and President Biden says he will address the nation. Former President Trump, whose supporters attacked the capitol, is also expected to hold a news conference – and he may be planning another run for office in 2024. Jeff Greenfield joins to discuss the history of presidential re-runs.

  • Brooks and Capehart on Jan. 6 anniversary, voting rights: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Brooks and Capehart on Jan. 6 anniversary, voting rights

    S2022 - 12m 54s

    New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week in politics, including President Joe Biden’s address marking the anniversary of the Jan. 6 Capitol assault, and the status of Democrats’ voting rights legislation.

  • Oath Keepers face sedition charges for Capitol attack: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Oath Keepers face sedition charges for Capitol attack

    S2022 - 6m 12s

    The most serious federal charges yet in the Jan. 6 insurrection were unsealed Thursday. The leader of the Oath Keepers, a right-wing paramilitary group, and 10 of his members were charged with seditious conspiracy for attempting to overthrow the U.S. government. Kathleen Belew, assistant professor of history at University Chicago and the author of "Bring the War Home," joins Amna Nawaz to discuss.

  • The science behind the Tonga volcanic eruption, tsunami: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The science behind the Tonga volcanic eruption, tsunami

    S2022 - 5m 45s

    The first satellite images of the Pacific nation of Tonga after Saturday's volcanic eruption emerged Tuesday. The photos show the islands coated in ash. Despite the violent explosion, the Tongan government has reported just three deaths. The status of two smaller islands in its chain is still unknown. John Yang takes a closer look at the science behind the volcano, its explosion and aftermath.

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