How a group of Syrian residents assembled a secret library

How a group of Syrian residents assembled a secret library

>>Sreenivasan: IN AUGUST OF2016, AFTER FOUR YEARS OFBOMBINGS, DEATH AND DESTRUCTIONIN DARAYA, SYRIA, REBEL FORCESAND THE SYRIAN GOVERNMENT AGREEDTO A CEASE-FIRE.THOUSANDS OF FIGHTERS ANDCIVILIANS WERE EVACUATED ANDRELOCATED, LEAVING BEHINDSHATTERED HOMES AND BUILDINGS INRUINS.BUT UNDERNEATH THAT RUBBLE, INAN ABANDONED BASEMENT, LAY AHIDDEN TREASURE: A SECRETLIBRARY, FILLED WITH THOUSANDSOF BOOKS SALVAGED DURING THERAVAGES OF WAR BY RESIDENTS […]

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PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode August 17, 2019

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode August 17, 2019

>>Sreenivasan: ON THIS EDITIONFOR SATURDAY, AUGUST 17:PRO-GOVERNMENT AND PRO-DEMOCRACYDEMONSTRATORS FACE OFF IN HONGKONG.IN OUR SIGNATURE SEGMENT, MEET ACOACH FOR THE GROWING NUMBER OFSENIORS USING MEDICAL MARIJUANA.AND, A SYRIAN LIBRARY BUILTBENEATH THE RUBBLE OF WAR.NEXT, ON PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND.FROM THE TISCH WNET STUDIOS ATLINCOLN CENTER IN NEW YORK,HARI SREENIVASAN.>>Sreenivasan: GOOD EVENING,AND THANKS FOR JOINING US.IN DUELING […]

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Chelsea latest news: Maurizio Sarri style SLAMMED by Alan Shearer – ‘it’s nothing new’

Chelsea latest news: Maurizio Sarri style SLAMMED by Alan Shearer – ‘it’s nothing new’

CHELSEA boss Maurizio Sarri’s style of play is nothing new to football.That’s the verdict of former Blackburn and Newcastle striker Alan Shearer, who says ’Sarriball’ is simply a centre-back passing to a midfielder who then tries to control the gameChelsea suffered another frustrating evening at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, firing blank in a 0-0 draw […]

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Walton Ford’s brief but spectacular take on ‘the imagined animal’

Walton Ford’s brief but spectacular take on ‘the imagined animal’

AMNA NAWAZ: Tonight’s Brief But Spectacular features painter Walton Ford, whose work examinesour relationship to animals in the wild, who, as he puts it, would rather be left alone.This episode is part of our ongoing arts and culture series, Canvas.WALTON FORD, Painter: I make very large watercolors.Half the time you’re at the zoo, you’re saying, […]

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Tom Hiddleston on Playing Loki, ‘Betrayal’ & His Career in Theater & Film | MTV News

Tom Hiddleston on Playing Loki, ‘Betrayal’ & His Career in Theater & Film | MTV News

– Dramatic entrance.Ladies and gentlemen, Tom Hiddleston.(laughter)– This is really nice.– It’s good, right? – Good to see you.– Works, right?– Yeah. This is lovely.– Thanks for coming over.– This your new permanent set up?– Yeah, this is it.They booted me out of MTV,so I’m working in an abandoned theater now.– It’s pretty, you know.It’s […]

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