Full Program: PBS NewsHour full episode June 1, 2017

Thursday on the NewsHour, President Trump breaks from nearly all nations in the world by abandoning the landmark Paris agreement aimed at combatting climate change. Also: The head of the UN refugee agency on the U.S. responsibility to help migrants, a new book that addresses the "new urban crisis," new developments in the Russia file and a Brief but Spectacular take on living with Alzheimer's.

Segments from Thursday, June 1, 2017

  • This is what Alzheimer’s looks like: ‘It looks like me’
    What does it feel like to be diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease? Pam Montana and Chris Hannafan offer their Brief but Spectacular takes on what it means to live with the disease and how their worlds have changed.
    Original Air Date: June 1, 2017
    Length: 213
  • Understanding the politics behind leaving the Paris accord
    How did politics play into President Trump’s move to withdraw the U.S. from the global agreement on combating climate change? Judy Woodruff analyzes the decision with Matt Schlapp of the American Conservative Union and Karine Jean-Pierre of MoveOn.org, plus the effects of ongoing tensions from within the White House over the ongoing Russian investigations.
    Original Air Date: June 1, 2017
    Length: 393
  • News Wrap: U.S. to exit Paris climate agreement, says Trump
    In our news wrap Thursday, President Trump announced he was pulling the U.S. from the global agreement aimed at decreasing the impact of climate change. Also, the president has decided against moving the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem for the time being, suggesting that waiting might improve chances of peace between Israel and the Palestinians.
    Original Air Date: June 1, 2017
    Length: 363
  • Reports suggest U.S. considering returning Russian compounds
    The Trump White House is reportedly considering returning two long-held diplomatic compounds in the U.S. to Russia, after they were seized last year in retaliation for meddling in the 2016 election. John Yang discusses that story, as well as another report that Russian spies have been turning up in odd places in the U.S., with Ali Watkins of POLITICO and The Washington Post’s Karen DeYoung.
    Original Air Date: June 1, 2017
    Length: 446
  • Gov. Brown: Move to reject Paris agreement hurts America
    California Gov. Jerry Brown’s released a statement calling President Trump’s decision Thursday to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris accord an “insane course of action.” Brown joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the potential consequences of this withdrawal and how California and other states may move forward on its own without the federal government.
    Original Air Date: June 1, 2017
    Length: 393
  • Sen. Lee: President Trump put people before Paris agreement
    President Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris agreement signals a victory for some leading Republicans. Judy Woodruff speaks with Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah -- one of 22 Republican senators who signed a letter to President Trump last week urging him to withdraw from the accord -- about why he’s applauding the decision.
    Original Air Date: June 1, 2017
    Length: 418
  • PBS NewsHour full episode June 1, 2017
    Thursday on the NewsHour, President Trump breaks from nearly all nations in the world by abandoning the landmark Paris agreement aimed at combatting climate change. Also: The head of the UN refugee agency on the U.S. responsibility to help migrants, a new book that addresses the "new urban crisis," new developments in the Russia file and a Brief but Spectacular take on living with Alzheimer's.
    Original Air Date: June 1, 2017
    Length: 3302
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  • UN refugee chief hopes for robust resettlement in U.S.
    Brutal wars in the Middle East, Africa and Asia have created near record high rates of refugees and displaced persons, while the Trump administration has signaled its intention to change U.S. refugee policy substantially. William Brangham speaks with Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, about his message for the United States.
    Original Air Date: June 1, 2017
    Length: 363
  • Has urban revival caused a crisis of success?
    Attract members of the "creative class" to a city and they will create jobs and spur urban renewal. But that idea, championed by noted urbanologist Richard Florida, has a double-edged downside: increased economic segregation and less affordable housing. Economics correspondent reports on how Florida wrestles with that tension in his latest book, "The New Urban Crisis."
    Original Air Date: June 1, 2017
    Length: 544
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