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Inside Her Story: The Life Of Actress & Activist Lorraine Hansberry

Most everyone is familiar with actress Lorriane Hansberry and her phenomenal work in the classic film A Raisin In The Sun. However, not many people know about her creativity and her extensive work in activism. 255 more words

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PBS NewsHour full episode, January 22, 2018


Monday on the NewsHour, the Senate reaches a compromise to end the government shutdown in exchange for immigration talks. Also: The status of President Trump’s proposed border wall, Vice President Pence’s tense trip to the Middle East, the political stakes wrapped up in the shutdown, and the real story behind “The Post.”

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News Wrap: Court tosses out Pennsylvania’s gerrymandered congressional map


In our news wrap Monday, Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court threw out the state’s congressional map for being heavily gerrymandered to benefit Republicans. Also, Turkey continued its military offensive against U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria for a third day.

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How 'The Post' stood up to the power of the presidency


In the film “The Post,” editor Ben Bradlee and publisher Katharine Graham must obtain the Pentagon Papers and then decide whether to defy a court order by publishing the classified history of the Vietnam War. 29 more words

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