Kirstjen Nielsen on Trump’s controversial immigration policies and why she resigned

Kirstjen Nielsen on Trump’s controversial immigration policies and why she resigned

JUDY WOODRUFF: The Trump administration’s policies on separation of families, migrant children, border security and immigration have been some of the most controversial and criticized policies throughout the president’s tenure. Former Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was known for specifically executing and defending those policies when she headed the department between December 2017 and April […]

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After failed legislative attempts on DACA, fate of ‘Dreamers’ lies with Supreme Court

After failed legislative attempts on DACA, fate of ‘Dreamers’ lies with Supreme Court

JUDY WOODRUFF: Tomorrow, the Supreme Court will hear arguments that could decide the fate of hundreds of thousands of dreamers. That’s the younger generation of undocumented immigrants brought to this country by their parents and protected from deportation. The justices will hear arguments over a series of lawsuits around the Obama era decision and President […]

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What Causes Mass Shootings? | The Daily Show

What Causes Mass Shootings? | The Daily Show

Mass shootings.Over the past few years,they have become as regular in Americaas Star Wars movies,and just like Star Wars movies,people have starting paying less and less attention.But this weekend, something happened.NEWSMAN: The nation mourns the victimsof two shooting massacres just 13 hours apart.The massacres in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio,happened in startling proximityfor a […]

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PBS NewsHour full episode August 21, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode August 21, 2019

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: Good evening.I’m William Brangham.Judy Woodruff is away.On the “NewsHour” tonight: expanding detention.The White House moves to rewrite the rules on immigration, throwing out the caps on howlong migrant families can be held in custody.Plus:DONALD TRUMP, President of the United States: I am the chosen one.WILLIAM BRANGHAM: Another day, another freewheeling talk with reporters.Our […]

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