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Sanctions have tangible consequences for Iranians

Video duration: 8:49

Economic sanctions have been instrumental in getting Iran to the table for negotiations on its nuclear program. NewsHour Weekend correspondent William Brangham takes a closer look how sanctions have affected daily life in Iran, from air quality to health care to the price of a bar of soap.

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Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour PBS NewsHour full episode April 26, 2017

PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode April 26, 2017

PBS NewsHour full episode for April 26, 2017

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PBS NewsHour full episode April 26, 2017

54:10

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PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode April 25, 2017

PBS NewsHour full episode April 25, 2017

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PBS NewsHour full episode April 25, 2017

54:58

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PBS NewsHour full episode April 24, 2017

PBS NewsHour full episode for April 24, 2017

54:15

PBS NewsHour full episode April 24, 2017

54:15

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PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode April 23, 2017

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode April 23, 2017

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PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode April 23, 2017

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Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour A border wall can take a heavy toll on endangered wildlife

PBS NewsHour

A border wall can take a heavy toll on endangered wildlife

How would a wall stretching from California to Texas affect the wildlife that live there?

7:52

A border wall can take a heavy toll on endangered wildlife

7:52

Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour How Trump’s first 100 days compares to past presidencies

PBS NewsHour

How Trump’s first 100 days compares to past presidencies

John Yang offers a recap of the president’s domestic moves and more.

11:39

How Trump’s first 100 days compares to past presidencies

11:39

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PBS NewsHour

How Trump’s tax plan could exacerbate inequality

Trump's tax reform calls for eliminating the alternative minimum tax and the estate tax.

5:51

How Trump’s tax plan could exacerbate inequality

5:51

Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour Mulvaney: Trump tax plan benefits middle class, businesses

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Mulvaney: Trump tax plan benefits middle class, businesses

White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney sat down with Judy Woodruff.

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Mulvaney: Trump tax plan benefits middle class, businesses

11:12

Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour News Wrap: Mnuchin says tax reform plan won’t raise deficit

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News Wrap: Mnuchin says tax reform plan won’t raise deficit

The Trump administration offered a tax reform plan that includes cutting corporate taxes.

4:51

News Wrap: Mnuchin says tax reform plan won’t raise deficit

4:51

Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour Remembering Jonathan Demme, director of eclectic, edgy films

PBS NewsHour

Remembering Jonathan Demme, director of eclectic, edgy films

Hari Sreenivasan remembers Jonathan Demme, who died Wednesday at the age of 73.

4:00

Remembering Jonathan Demme, director of eclectic, edgy films

4:00

Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour Sebastian Junger on consequences of not stepping in on Syria

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Sebastian Junger on consequences of not stepping in on Syria

Sebastian Junger on the ways that war in Syria spills over into crisis around the world.

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Sebastian Junger on consequences of not stepping in on Syria

5:36

Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour 'Handmaid's Tale' is a warning of taking rights for granted

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'Handmaid's Tale' is a warning of taking rights for granted

Jeffrey Brown talks to author Margaret Atwood and others about 'The Handmaid's Tale.'

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'Handmaid's Tale' is a warning of taking rights for granted

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Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour Interview and Town Hall with President Obama

PBS NewsHour

Interview and Town Hall with President Obama

Exclusive interview & town hall with President Obama airs Wednesday, June 1 at 8/7c

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Interview and Town Hall with President Obama

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Watch the PBS NewsHour Town Hall

Watch the PBS NewsHour Town Hall

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Watch the PBS NewsHour Town Hall

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Video thumbnail: PBS NewsHour PBS NewsHour Democratic Presidential Debate

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PBS NewsHour Democratic Presidential Debate

Live from Milwaukee, Wis., Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff will moderate the debate.

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PBS NewsHour Democratic Presidential Debate

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PBS NewsHour

State of the Union 2016

PBS NEWSHOUR offers live coverage of President Obama's speech and the Republican response.

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State of the Union 2016

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