Full Program: PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode May 27, 2017
217282217270PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode May 27, 2017On this edition, for Saturday, May 27, President Donald Trump is returning to the White House after his first trip overseas as commander in chief. Later, economist Tyler Cowen argues that the U.S., which was founded on risk and built on innovation, has lost the dynamism that set it apart from the rest of the world. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.2017-05-27 12:00 amdisabled3001327620xCAwfiEMPC4219995Untangling politics of health care, Russian interferenceThe Republican base is prioritizing repealing the Affordable Care Act above potential consequences of the current proposal, which the Senate is expected to vote on this week, says NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Jeff Greenfield. On the health care debate and President Donald Trump’s flip-flopping about Russian interference on the campaign, Greenfield joins Hari Sreenivasan.2017-06-25 04:01 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/RTS182QA-1-e1498421137232-320x196.jpg3002233090e75hkX9qCMo219993Torture alleged in U.S. search for al-Qaida in YemenAs the U.S. continues to work with Yemen and the UAE on counter-terrorism operations, an Associated Press investigation has found that hundreds of men captured in the hunt for al-Qaida militants are being detained in prisons run by those countries, where allegations of human rights abuses and torture are rife. AP Reporter Maggie Michael, who wrote the story, joins Hari Sreenivasan from Cairo.2017-06-25 03:46 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/RTX136SG-320x196.jpg3002232708PxSCMy7zGlc219931White, wealthy communities form their own school districtsIn 30 states, geographic communities can legally break away from large public school districts and form their own. As a result, a growing number of white and wealthier neighborhoods are creating their own schools and siphoning property taxes away from poorer, more diverse districts. Lauren Camera, education reporter at U.S. News & World Report, joins Hari Sreenivasan.2017-06-24 12:00 amhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/97941612_kidspoverty-e1498338025451-320x196.jpg3002228856nIWaxjh1uKw
On this edition, for Saturday, May 27, President Donald Trump is returning to the White House after his first trip overseas as commander in chief. Later, economist Tyler Cowen argues that the U.S., which was founded on risk and built on innovation, has lost the dynamism that set it apart from the rest of the world. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.
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