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PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode Aug. 5, 2017

  • Aired: 08/05/2017
  • 22:26
  • Expires: 09/04/2017
  • Rating: NR
On this edition for Saturday, August 5, record heat sweeps across the western U.S. and parts of Europe. Later, one scholar offers a new perspective on income inequality, arguing that the top 20 percent of earners in American society, not only the top 1 percent, limits economic mobility for lower-income groups. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.
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Major corporate funding for the PBS NewsHour is provided by BNSF, Babbel and 20th Century Fox. Funding for the PBS NewsHour Weekend is provided by Mutual of America. For a complete list of funders for the PBS NewsHour and PBS NewsHour weekend, click here.
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