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American Reckoning | PBS NewsHour Special Report

Jan 15, 2021
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Fri. Jan. 15 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1  & STREAMING | Following the aftermath of the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol, American Reckoning:  A PBS NewsHour Special Report will focus on the economic and racial history that led to a political divide between Americans, the impact of President Donald Trump's rhetoric throughout his presidency and the next steps for the nation to heal from the recent attack on American democracy.

Inauguration 2021 | PBS NewsHour & NPR

Jan 14, 2021
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Wed. Jan. 20 starting at 10:30 am on WKAR WORLD 23.2 & STREAMING and at 11 am on 105.1 FM & 870 AM | PBS NewsHour and NPR  will provide live coverage of the 2021 Inauguration

The U.S. House of Representatives will meet Wednesday. They're expected to impeach President Donald Trump for the second time. This year some Michigan Republicans may join Democrats.
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Wed. Jan. 13 at 9am on WKAR World 23.2 & STREAMING | PBS NewsHour will provide live special coverage of the House of Representatives’ impeachment proceedings regarding President Donald Trump.

LIVE: Electoral College Count | PBS NewsHour

Jan 5, 2021
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Wed. Jan. 6 at 12:30pm-5pm on WKAR World 23.2 and streaming | PBS NewsHour presents special coverage of The Electoral College Count.

RBG: Her Legacy & The Court’s Future
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WATCH NOW | PBS NewsHour takes a look at the life of the historic civil rights figure and culture icon, Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The program also explores the process of filling the vacant Supreme Court seat.

Beyond the CANVAS | PBS NewsHour Special

Jul 25, 2020
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Sun., Jul. 26 at 10:30pm on WKAR-HD & STREAMING | Beyond the CANVAS features the best arts and culture reporting from PBS NewsHour's CANVAS arts series. 

Aired Fri. Jun. 5 | WATCH HERE NOW | As the United States grapples with widespread unrest after the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police, our fraught national relationship with race is again in the spotlight. How can we move forward from this moment?

The Plastic Problem | PBS NewsHour

Nov 26, 2019
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Wed., Nov. 27, 10 pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Are the existing strategies for tackling plastic pollution really making any difference? 

PBS Reporter: Michigan Is A Political "Trend Predictor"

Nov 5, 2018
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PBS NewsHour correspondent Lisa Desjardins talked about why political parties, pundits and correspondents will closely monitor Michigan's gubernatorial, Senate and Congressional races on November 6.

Obama and crowd
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Tue. Jan. 10 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | President Barack Obama delivers his farewell address.