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Black Comic Book Festival draws thousands in Harlem

Black Comic Book Festival draws thousands in Harlem

>>Sreenivasan: THIS WEEKEND, NEW YORK’S SCHOMBURG LIBRARY IN HARLEM CELEBRATED THE TRADITION OF BLACK COMICS WITH ITS ANNUAL BLACK COMIC BOOK FESTIVAL. THOUSANDS ATTEND THE TWO-DAY EXHIBITION, WHICH ALSO FEATURES SCREENINGS, PANEL DISCUSSIONS AND A COSPLAY COMPETITION. AND FOR FANS, BOTH YOUNG AND OLD, IT’S A CHANCE TO MEET SOME OF THEIR FAVORITE COMIC CREATORS …

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode January 19, 2020

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode January 19, 2020

>>Sreenivasan: ON THIS EDITION FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 19: THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION RESPONDS TO HOUSE IMPEACHMENT FILINGS AS THE TRIAL IS SET TO BEGIN. AND A NEWSHOUR WEEKEND SPECIAL ON UKRAINE: CAUGHT IN THE CROSSHAIRS BOTH AT HOME AND IN THE U.S. NEXT ON “PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND.”>>PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND IS MADEPOSSIBLE BY:BERNARD AND IRENE SCHWARTZ.SUE AND …

Ukraine stuck in a tug-of-war between Russia and the West

Ukraine stuck in a tug-of-war between Russia and the West

>>Sreenivasan: LAST SPRING, UKRAINIANS FOUND THEMSELVES VOTING IN A HISTORIC ELECTION THAT BROUGHT A POLITICAL NEWCOMER AND FORMER ACTOR TO UKRAINE’S PRESIDENCY, RONALD REAGAN-STYLE. POPULAR TELEVISION STAR VLADIMIR ZELENSKY BECAME PRESIDENT VLADIMIR ZELENSKY, AND NOW LESS THAN A YEAR LATER FINDS HIMSELF MANEUVERING BETWEEN THE NEEDS OF HIS COUNTRY, A POLITICAL FIGHT IN THE U.S. …

Leaked docs give inside view of China’s mass detention camps

Leaked docs give inside view of China’s mass detention camps

>>Stewart: LAST MONTH, A TROVE OF LEAKED DOCUMENTS REVEALED AN EXCEPTIONAL INSIDE VIEW OF CHINA’S MASS DETENTION OF ETHNIC MINORITIES IN NORTHWEST CHINA AND IT’S GROWING COMPLEX OF INTERNMENT CAMPS. HUNDREDS OF PAGES OF DOCUMENTS OBTAINED BY “THE NEW YORK TIMES” REVEALED INTERNAL SPEECHES FROM PRESIDENT XI JINPING, AS WELL AS DIRECTIVES FROM SENIOR OFFICIALS …

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode November 24, 2019

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode November 24, 2019

>>Sreenivasan: ON THIS EDITION FOR SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24: THE LATEST ON THE IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY. MICHAEL BLOOMBERG OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCES HIS BID FOR THE 2020 DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATION.>>LIBERTY!>>Sreenivasan: AND IN OUR SIGNATURE SEGMENT, RE-IMAGINING A REBELLION– TWO CENTURIES LATER. NEXT ON “PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND.”FROM THE TISCH WNET STUDIOS ATLINCOLN CENTER IN NEW YORK,HARI SREENIVASAN.>>Sreenivasan: GOOD EVENING AND …