Wednesday, Jan 20, 2021
Focus on the big picture
LIVE: The WHO answers COVID-19 questions from social media users
Reuters, 14 Jan 2021
Gen Z's hopes for the Biden era
Reuters, 20 Jan 2021
As Gen Z anticipates the incoming Biden administration, @Reuters asks what hopes some have for the next four year.
No sea, no problem for Brazil's river surfer
AFP, 20 Jan 2021
Paulo Guido is a river surfer, braving unusual and treacherous currents to practice the sport he loves.
CBS News poll shows Americans are scared yet hopeful for first year of Biden presidency
CBS, 20 Jan 2021
New CBS News polls show Americans have concerns about the increase of political division and violence in the country.
Departing vice-president Mike Pence arrives
BBC, 20 Jan 2021
Vice-President Mike Pence arriving at the Capitol to attend the inauguration. His presence is notable, after his boss decided to skip town for Florida instead of seeing Biden sw...
George W. Bush's first inaugural address
CNN, 20 Jan 2021
George W. Bush delivers his first inaugural address on January 20, 2001, after winning a razor thin election against Al Gore in 2000.
President-Elect Biden Arrives At The Capitol For His Inauguration | NBC News
NBC, 20 Jan 2021
President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris arrive at the U.S.
"Have a good life, see you soon:" Trump delivers final remarks as president
CA, 20 Jan 2021
Outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump made his final remarks as president on Wednesday, "have a good life, see you soon," he said before he and First Lady Melania boarded Air For...
How fair is the vaccine roll-out worldwide? | COVID-19 Special
DW, 20 Jan 2021
The news organisation VICE has discovered the wealthy are paying big bucks for specially organised "vaccine holidays".
Dan Crenshaw calls for action behind Biden's message of unity
FOX, 20 Jan 2021
Republican Texas Congressman Dan Crenshaw says he hopes to see 'humility' from President-elect Joe Biden.
Trump says goodbye, vows to 'be back in some form'
AP, 20 Jan 2021
President Donald Trump delivered his final remarks as the nation's 45th president from Joint Base Andrews Wednesday before boarding Air Force One for a flight to his Florida home.
4 Years of the Trump Presidency in 6 Minutes | NYT Politics
NYT, 20 Jan 2021
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WATCH: Biden attends Inauguration Day church service with family, Pelosi, McConnell
PBS, 20 Jan 2021
President-elect Joe Biden attended a morning worship service Jan. 20 at Saint Matthew's Church in Washington ahead of his inauguration ceremony.
Trump pardons ex-aide Steve Bannon
CGTN, 20 Jan 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video U.S. President Donald Trump pardoned former White House aide Steve Bannon in the final hours of his presidency.
COVID outbreak, economy expected to top US President Biden's priorities
Al Jazeera, 20 Jan 2021
Incoming US President Joe Biden says combating the COVID-19 outbreak and the dire economy will be his top priorities.
Ursula Von Der Leyen says Europe has a 'friend in the White House' again
Guardian, 20 Jan 2021
The European Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen, has said the EU, after four years, has a 'friend in the White House' ahead of Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday.
US declares China has committed genocide in its treatment of Uygurs in Xinjiang
SCMP, 20 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused China of “genocide and crimes against humanity” for Bei...
Warzone: DC? | City flooded with troops ahead of inauguration
RT, 20 Jan 2021
Almost 200,000 flags have been placed on the National Mall in Washington instead of crowds ahead of Biden's inauguration as a prevention measure amid the ongoing pandemic.
On Day One, Biden to sign orders reversing Trump policies on climate, virus, immigration
FRANCE24, 20 Jan 2021
US President-elect Joe Biden plans to kick off his new administration Wednesday with orders to restore the United States to the Paris climate accord and the World Health Organiz...
Chopper's Politics Podcast: how do we honour our healthcare workers after the pandemic?
Telegraph, 20 Jan 2021
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Has Donald Trump made America great again? Looking back at his presidency
Sky, 20 Jan 2021
It's been a controversial presidential term with Donald Trump in the White House.