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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/qzRtvgAl_PuPPZqLhuX56A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Saturday, August 24, we take the show on the road to Charlotte, North Carolina, the home of the 2020 Republican National Convention next August. We speak to some of the state's Republican leadership about North Carolina's political makeup and explore the growing number... /episodes/get/96860 /episode/96860 August 24, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/96860

August 24, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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Sat, 08/24/2019 - 01:43
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/1f4b3XZuFPhmggJ4LekqSQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Sunday, August 18, more than a million protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong and The 1619 Project by The New York Times Magazine reframes American history through the lens of slavery. Also, musician Ben Folds shares the stories behind his songs. Hari Sreenivasan anchors... /episodes/get/96491 /episode/96491 August 18, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/96491

August 18, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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Sun, 08/18/2019 - 01:37
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/_JYQMgVfpeZNUa_GCs1nOw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Saturday, August 17, pro-government and pro-democracy demonstrators face off in Hong Kong, and a retired police officer is coaching some of the growing number of seniors who use medical marijuana in Arizona. Also, Syrian residents who built a library amid the rubble of war, and... /episodes/get/96476 /episode/96476 August 17, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/96476

August 17, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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Sat, 08/17/2019 - 01:45
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/G54_OcKonuOjJEhIeBG2cg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false August 11, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episodes/get/94729 /episode/94729 August 11, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/94729

The guitar legend speaks about the famous festival and the path that led him there. Next week marks the 50th anniversary of one the signal cultural events of America's last half century: the "three days of peace and music" that came to be known as Woodstock. One artist still going strong from the era is famed musician Carlos Santana. In the second half of our two-part series on the guitar legend, NewsHour Weekend's Tom Casciato speaks with Santana about history's most famous music festival, and the road that took him there.

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Sun, 08/11/2019 - 01:30
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/u3cgo0gV3w2pVXGv84IKRQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Saturday, August 10, the latest on the death of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein. Also, LGBTQ asylum seekers are often lost in the immigration debate, and a look at whether employers in Mississippi’s ICE raids will be prosecuted. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York. /episodes/get/94718 /episode/94718 August 10, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/94718

LGBTQ people escaping persecution at home say they also face abuse in U.S. immigration detention facilities. There are currently more than 300,000 migrants applying for asylum in the U.S., with many applicants fleeing rampant gang violence and poverty in Central American countries. But a growing number of immigrants rights groups are calling attention to the plight of LGBTQ people, many of whom are seeking asylum because of persecution back home as a result of their gender affiliation and sexuality. Some also say they face similar mistreatment in U.S. immigration detention facilities.

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Sat, 08/10/2019 - 02:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/Vba6OrxIs-Ju9QO-yLphdg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Sunday, August 4, terror and tragedy grip America with two deadly mass shootings in less than 24 hours. Also, the latest updates on the massacres in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas, a look at the role of online forums and their links to domestic terrorism, and how the media may... /episodes/get/95760 /episode/95760 August 4, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/95760

August 4, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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Sun, 08/04/2019 - 02:30
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