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PBS NewsHour full episode December 9, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode December 9, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. On the “NewsHour” tonight: the origins of the Russia inquiry. The Department of Justice releases its findings on the investigation that became the Mueller report. Then: DANIEL GOLDMAN, Democratic Counsel: We are here today because Donald J. Trump, the 45th president of the United States, abused the power …

Russia’s Geography Problem

Russia’s Geography Problem

This is a Wendover Productions video made possible by Backblaze and in collaboration with Alternate History Hub and Real Life Lore. Russia is immense–it spans 5,000 miles across, 2,000 miles vertically12, crosses 11 time zones3, borders everywhere from Norway to North Korea4, and is as close to Anchorage as it is to Amsterdam5. It’s huge… …

From spy to president: The rise of Vladimir Putin

From spy to president: The rise of Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin has been ruling Russia since 1999. In that time he’s shaped the country into an authoritarian and militaristic society. He successfully invaded two of Russia’s neighbors and strengthened ties with Syria and Iran. He’s intent on pushing back against the Western world order… and it appears to be working. [Vladimir Putin, 17 years …

LIVE: Robert Mueller Testifies Before Congress (C-SPAN)

LIVE: Robert Mueller Testifies Before Congress (C-SPAN)

…. CAPTIONING PERFORMED BY VITC>>ALTHOUGH YOUR REPORT STATES COLLUSION IS NOT A SPECIFIC OFFENSE AND YOU HAVE SAID THIS THIS MORNING, OR A TERM OF ART IN FEDERAL CRIMINAL LAW, CONSPIRACY IS IN THE COLLOQUIAL CONTEXT ARE COLLUSION AND CONSPIRACY ESSENTIALLY SYNONYMOUS TERMS?>>YOU ARE GOING TO HAVE TO RETHAT FOR ME.>>COLLUSION IS NOT A SPECIFIC …