PBS NewsHour

Friday, May 23, 2014

05/23/2014 | 53m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

Tonight on the program, we take a look at Russia as President Vladimir Putin tries to distance the country from Ukraine to avoid sanctions. Also: "The Cost of Not Caring" for mentally ill Americans, Memphis churches rally over breast cancer survival disparity, Mark Shields and Michael Gerson discuss the week's top stories and what Plato would ask a neuroscientist.

Aired: 05/23/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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