Full Program: Saturday, January 18, 2013
6047560476Saturday, January 18, 2014Saturday on NewsHour Weekend, a look at how President Obama's proposed changes to the NSA's controversial surveillance program was received overseas. Plus, in our signature segment, Hari Sreenivasan reports from Bangalore, India on the country's mission to Mars. 2014-01-18 18:39:00disabled5tAITtiGZnotrue141473The undertold story of D.C.’s dames during the Civil WarJournalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts offers a different take on the Civil War era, focusing on the women who were involved in politics behind the scenes. Gwen Ifill talks to the author about her new book, “Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868” and politicians’ wives who disagreed with their husbands and tracking down resources.2015-04-17 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/cokieroberts-320x196.jpg2365469114rs95sEwetSw141469Shields and Brooks on Pacific trade deal politicsSyndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss this week’s news, including the potential domestic and global effects of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, defining the role of Congress in the Iran nuclear deal, Hillary Clinton’s campaign rollout and Sen. Marco Rubio’s potential in the Republican party.2015-04-17 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/shieldsbrooks1-320x196.jpg2365469104mA_xnbMVYSE141463Why the U.S. is worried about China’s land grabTensions among some Asian nations are growing after satellite images showed that China has been building up small islands in a disputed area of the South China Sea. Judy Woodruff talks to retired Adm. Dennis Blair, former commander of the U.S. Pacific Command, to learn more about the contested area and the U.S. response.2015-04-17 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/BUILDING-ISLANDS-china-mnoitor-320x196.jpg2365469067g3tng5X8ceA
Saturday on NewsHour Weekend, a look at how President Obama's proposed changes to the NSA's controversial surveillance program was received overseas. Plus, in our signature segment, Hari Sreenivasan reports from Bangalore, India on the country's mission to Mars.
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