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Helen Thomas, 92, Trailblazer With Front-Row Seat to White House History
July 22, 2013 at 12:00 AM EST
5410836329Remembering Helen ThomasKnown for her tough questioning, White House correspondent Helen Thomas fired questions at 10 U.S. presidents over the course of her career covering Washington politics. Margaret Warner talks to The Washington Post's Karen Tumulty about Thomas' legacy as a journalistic trailblazer and White House institution.2013-07-22 18:46:00disabledwb_023SXAMstrue136627How can Ferguson law enforcement break a pattern of bias?A new report by the Department of Justice says that police in Ferguson, Missouri, have shown a pattern of racial bias and civil rights abuses. The findings come after a months-long investigation following the fatal shooting of teenager Michael Brown. Gwen Ifill gets reaction from Justin Hansford of Saint Louis University School of Law and Paul Butler of Georgetown University Law Center.2015-03-03 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/fergusonpolice-320x196.jpg23654370959VX5ZnyFu-A136621Filmmakers turn camera to sexual assault victims at collegeA new film called "The Hunting Ground" offers a disturbing look at sexual assault at colleges around the country. Producer Amy Ziering and director Kirby Dick previously examined the widespread crisis of sexual assault in the U.S. military in their film "The Invisible War." Ziering and Dick talk to Jeffrey Brown about what they see as an epidemic of rape on campus.2015-03-03 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/CAMPUS-ASSUALT-monitor-320x196.jpg2365437112CmjfhRDMORs136613PBS NewsHour full episode Mar. 3, 2015Tuesday on the NewsHour, Prime Minister Netanyahu warned the U.S. against a possible nuclear agreement with Iran in a controversial speech to Congress. Also: Congress votes to fund Homeland Security, Justice Department finds patterns of racial bias in Ferguson, personal stories of sexual assault at college and the Peace Corp’s new initiative to educate girls around the world.2015-03-03 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/irannuclearfullshow-320x196.jpg2365437124Ouo3t8f14YY
Known for her tough questioning, White House correspondent Helen Thomas fired questions at 10 U.S. presidents over the course of her career covering Washington politics. Margaret Warner talks to The Washington Post's Karen Tumulty about Thomas' legacy as a journalistic trailblazer and White House institution.
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