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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.

Language:

English


Episodes

Full Episode: Friday, February 19, 2021

2/19/2021
A winter storm blasts Texas and middle America and there are new questions over vaccine distribution. We also discuss the NASA rover landing on Mars, Notre Dame rebuilding, the new hit film Minari, a new book on Black history in America, and a community fridge serving as a lifeline and symbol of hope in the Bronx.

Duration:00:37:48

Full Episode: Friday, February 12, 2021

2/12/2021
The second impeachment of former President Donald Trump. We also discuss grieving as well as dating during the pandemic, the rise of OnlyFans, and the story of one of America's earliest integrated towns.

Duration:00:38:11

Full Episode: Friday, February 05, 2021

2/5/2021
Race norming in NFL concussion settlements. Other stories we discuss include returning to the classroom during the pandemic, climate change and major storms, the upcoming impeachment trial, and Jeff Bezos stepping down.

Duration:00:37:20

Full Episode: Friday, January 29, 2021

1/29/2021
Vaccine inequities and a warning from officials about a domestic terror threat. We also discuss how GameStop shook the stock market, new Super Bowl advertisers and old ones pulling out. We also speak to a Holocaust survivor for Auschwitz Remembrance Day.

Duration:00:37:47

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