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NATO Commander: Russia’s use of force in Europe is a major threat

July 29, 2015
Gen. Philip Breedlove, NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Europe, joins Gwen Ifill to discuss the alliance with Turkey against the Islamic State and why Russia poses a major threat in Europe today.
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What dropping the ban on gay leaders means for the Boy Scouts

July 28, 2015
Last night, the Boy Scouts of America voted to end a ban on leaders who are openly gay. The policy would allow exceptions for church-sponsored scout units, but several religious organizations are either apprehensive or in opposition. Gwen Ifill discusses the change with Zach Wahls, executive director of Scouts for Equality.
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Clamoring for attention, presidential candidates get provocative

July 27, 2015
Gwen Ifill talks to Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report and Tamara Keith of NPR about why some of the Republican presidential candidates are getting edgier in their statements in the face of the media monopolization by Donald Trump, plus a look at what the latest polls tell us about the competition.

Donald Trump's Impact on the Crowded GOP Field and Bill Clinton & George Bush's Unusual Alliance

July 24, 2015
The Trump show continues by pulling other GOP candidates onto his stage, Hillary Clinton’s emails are getting another look, and two past presidents discuss the 2016 race.
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How Democrats are Navigating Black Lives Matter

July 24, 2015
Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley received a less than warm response at the NetRoots Nation town hall meeting this week concerning the Black Lives Matter movement.
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Should Sandra Bland have been arrested?

July 22, 2015
New video of Sandra Bland's traffic stop shows the aggressive arrest before she died in police custody in Texas. Gwen Ifill learns more about the investigation into Bland’s death and the officer’s conduct from Alana Rocha of The Texas Tribune.
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Why minority kids are being left behind by the economic recovery

July 21, 2015
Child poverty is worse now than it was before the Great Recession, despite strides toward economic recovery. That's according to a new report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, which found that rates were most severe for African-American and Native American children. Gwen Ifill talks to Annie E. Casey Foundation President Patrick McCarthy and Mark Hugo Lopez of the Pew Research Center.
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Is Trump’s rapid rise headed for a reverse?

July 20, 2015
Stuart Rothenberg of The Rothenberg & Gonzales Political Report and Susan Page of USA Today join Gwen Ifill to discuss the campaign disruption of Donald Trump, who offered controversial remarks about Sen. John McCain and religion over the weekend, plus demonstrators disrupt Democratic candidates speaking at the Netroots Nation conference.
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Remembering Washington Week Moderator Paul Duke, 10 Years Later

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July 22, 2005
In July 2005, long-time Washington Week moderator Paul Duke died at the age of 78.