PBS NewsHour

Thursday, June 19, 2014

06/19/2014 | 53m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

Tonight on the program, we examine President Obama's plan to send 300 military advisors to Iraq and look at whether Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki can unite the country. Also: whether allowing student-athletes to earn profit would harm college athletics, Madison, Wisconsin tackles racial disparity, why the tide is turning in favor of same-sex marriage and Medal of Honor winner Kyle Carpenter.

Aired: 06/19/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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