Archives

Democrats sit-in on House floor to push for gun reform

Video

A sit-in led by Democratic members of the House of Representatives began on the House floor Wednesday as they called for Republican colleagues to allow a vote on gun control legislation. Continue reading

Partisan divide continues in Congress over gun control reform

Video

Democrats once again attempted to push forward gun control legislation this week following last week’s massacre at an Orlando nightclub.
Continue reading

Murder of British politician changes tone of U.K. Brexit debate

Video

The man accused of murdering a British member of parliament last Thursday made his first court appearance in London on Saturday. Authorities believe Thomas Mair shot and stabbed Jo Cox to death on a street in broad daylight, because of her position to keep the U.K. in the European Union. Continue reading

Zika virus shadow looms over summer Olympics in Rio

Video

Concern surrounding Zika virus has taken center stage in Brazil, as local organizers of the upcoming 2016 Summer Olympic Games assure the world that the country is safe for athletes and tourists. Continue reading

How the U.S. combats violent extremism and propaganda

Video

Recent acts of violence committed by extremists who were radicalized while living in the United States have raised concerns over the threat of home-grown terrorism. Continue reading

Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.

RSS Content

Tooltip of RSS content 3