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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. …

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 …