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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, April 9, 2021

4/9/2021
The president of Guatemala on migration to the US. Tulsa massacre. Coronavirus vaccine distribution and social anxiety. Explaining NFTs and remembering Prince Philip and DMX.

Duration:00:37:45

Full Episode: Friday, April 2, 2021

4/2/2021
We discuss the trial of Derek Chauvin, the link between sports and activism, President Biden's infrastructure, controversial voting legislation, black sororities, and MLB's Opening Day.

Duration:00:37:07

Full Episode: Friday, March 26, 2021

3/26/2021
We discuss the shooting in Colorado and why mass shootings are on the rise in America. We also examine Veterinarian suicide, COVID-19 long-haulers, a new series about Aretha Franklin, and black joy.

Duration:00:37:50

Full Episode: Friday, March 19, 2021

3/19/2021
We discuss violence and hate against Asian-Americans, migrants coming to the border, and the new ABC News documentary "GameStopped," airing on Hulu. We also discussed an effort to recall California governor Gavin Newsom, friendship doubt in the pandemic, and getting the coronavirus vaccine.

Duration:00:37:46

Full Episode: Friday, March 12, 2021

3/15/2021
A year of lock downs. Coastal governors in trouble. Opioid use during the pandemic. Trial of Derek Chauvin. Dorothy Height's legacy. Training your dog during the pandemic.

Duration:00:37:51

Full Episode: Friday, March 5, 2021

3/5/2021
We speak with Michelle Obama and hear Ladybird Johnson tapes for Women's History Month. We also discuss the latest vaccine and school re-openings, Amazon unions and automated jobs, violence against Asian-Americans, and the controversy surrounding Dr. Seuss.

Duration:00:37:55

Full Episode: Friday, February 26, 2021

2/26/2021
A Capitol police officer speaks out about the January 6 siege. President Biden rolls back a military ban of transgender Americans. We also talk about the power outages in Texas, Australia's new regulations concerning big tech and news, athletics at historically black colleges, 500,000 COVID-19 deaths, and an ABC News special: Soul of the Nation.

Duration:00:38:09

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