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Perspective

ABC News (US)

ABC News' award-winning news magazine program, taking you beyond the headlines of today's stories and trends.

ABC News' award-winning news magazine program, taking you beyond the headlines of today's stories and trends.

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United States

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ABC News (US)

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ABC News' award-winning news magazine program, taking you beyond the headlines of today's stories and trends.

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English


Episodes

Full Episode: Friday, January 22, 2021

1/22/2021
Joe Biden's inauguration and first days as president. The return of Dr. Anthony Fauci. Donald Trump's legacy. Alexey Navalny's return to Russia. Amanda Gorman and Bernie Sanders steal the show.

Duration:00:37:44

Full Episode: Friday, January 15, 2021

1/15/2021
Officials prepare for Inauguration Day with heightened security. Jacob Blake speaks publicly for the first time. Entertainment hubs becoming mega vaccine centers. The Consumer Electronics Show goes virtual.

Duration:00:37:48

Full Episode: Friday, January 08, 2021

1/8/2021
The mob on Capitol Hill and coronavirus deaths in the US continue to climb. We also discuss Raphael Warnock's historic Senate runoff victory.

Duration:00:37:43

Full Episode: Friday, January 1, 2021

1/1/2021
Why the COVID-19 vaccine rollout could improve in 2021. An alleged racial profiling incident at a New York hotel. We also preview the Georgia Senate Runoff races. We'll tell you what officials are concerned about after the Nashville bombing. Restaurants and hotels surviving post-pandemic. Going to the gym in the New Year.

Duration:00:37:43

Full Episode: Friday, December 25, 2020

12/25/2020
A special year-end edition of Perspective: we speak with a Canadian nurse who came to America to care for COVID-19 patients, a black business owner who's trying to keep his ice cream shop from shutting down, and a family who continues to lead the fight for racial justice.

Duration:00:37:48

Full Episode: Friday, December 18, 2020

12/18/2020
We look back on how the COVID-19 vaccine was developed and approved and why there's vaccine hesitancy in America. We also go one-on-one with Vice President-elect Kamala Harris. Other topics include California restrictions, foreign hackers, and a snow day of grace in West Virginia.

Duration:00:37:19

Full Episode: Friday, December 11, 2020

12/11/2020
The Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is ready for distribution: we discuss what's ahead for the US where cases and COVID-19 deaths continue rising. We also talk about punishments handed down at Fort Hood months after Vanessa Guillen's death,

Duration:00:37:54

Full Episode: Friday, December 11, 2020

12/11/2020
The Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is ready for distribution: we discuss what's ahead for the US where cases and COVID-19 deaths continue rising. We also talk about punishments handed down at Fort Hood months after Vanessa Guillen's death,

Duration:00:37:55

Full Episode: Friday, December 4, 2020

12/4/2020
We discuss the development of the coronavirus vaccine and questions Americans have about its safety and effectiveness. We also speak with a member of the Inuit community and how climate change is a life and death issue for them. Other stories include the Georgia Senate runoff races, how the Salvation Army is collecting donations this year, and an historic move for the NASDAQ.

Duration:00:38:07

Full Episode: Friday, November 27, 2020

11/27/2020
This holiday weekend we look back at some of the top stories of the year. It's been six month's since the death of George Floyd, has anything changed?; The coronavirus pandemic has been with us for 10 months, what have we learned? Was impeachment really this year? What does the next year look like for President-Election Joe Biden?

Duration:00:39:22

Full Episode: Friday, November 20, 2020

11/20/2020
The president, concession, and the spread of COVID-19. We also discuss the boy scouts, immigration, and cooking for a smaller crowd on Thanksgiving.

Duration:00:38:12

Full Episode: Friday, November 13, 2020

11/13/2020
We discuss rising coronavirus cases in the US and worldwide and why health officials are so concerned. We also examine the outlook for a potential economic stimulus in the United States, the Vatican's report on Theodore McCarrick, the growth of at-home workouts, and a groundbreaking Netflix holiday special.

Duration:00:37:38

Full Episode: Friday November 06, 2020

11/6/2020
Perspective Special Edition: The 2020 Presidential Election

Duration:00:37:26

Full Episode: Friday, October 30, 2020

10/30/2020
We break down the 2020 presidential election, close Senate races, and issues affecting local American communities.. We also discuss a coronavirus surge across the globe, running a marathon amid the pandemic, and one couple who came together despite political differences.

Duration:00:37:55

Full Episode: Friday, October 23, 2020

10/23/2020
We examine the final presidential debate, early voting, and new voters making their way to the polls in Florida. We also discuss coronavirus and breast cancer crises, training with police, the return of Black-ish, and why Pokemon cards are selling for thousands of dollars.

Duration:00:40:15

Full Episode: Friday, October 16, 2020

10/16/2020
We discuss early voting and polling with the 2020 presidential election less than three weeks away, and Senate hearings for President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett. We also examine the new waves of COVID-19 and its effects on mental health, as well as the state of sports activism.

Duration:00:37:53

Full Episode: Friday, October 9, 2020

10/9/2020
What scientists and leaders can learn about future pandemics and communicating with the public. We also examine protections for federal officials, mark the 10-year anniversary of Instragram, and remember Eddie Van Halen.

Duration:00:36:46

Full Episode: Friday, October 2, 2020

10/2/2020
What steps might be taken by the government after President Trump tested positive for COVID-19. We examine the continued rise of violence by hate groups in America, and we take to suburban voters to get their takes on the election and debate. We additionally look at the threat of ransomware and how one famous art institution is providing a lift to its community.

Duration:00:36:49

Full Episode: Friday, September 25, 2020

9/25/2020
Fallout from the police shooting of Breonna Taylor. The nation remembers Ruth Bader Ginsburg as America reaches a milestone: 200,000 deaths related to COVID-19. We also examine how addiction affects Americans and communities of color, and discuss spending time in space with a NASA astronaut.

Duration:00:40:35

Full Episode: Friday, September 18, 2020

9/18/2020
The CDC flip flops, a conversation with the family of Vanessa Guillen, and we examine what changes the US Army is making in the wake of her death. We also discuss the impact of climate change on natural disasters, renewable energy in breweries, and asking for a raise during the pandemic.

Duration:00:40:38