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PBS NewsHour full episode, Feb. 18, 2021

PBS, 19 Feb 2021
Thursday on the NewsHour, the winter storm gripping much of the country leaves many without power and hits Texas especially hard, COVID-19 causes a sharp decrease in average life expectancy in the U.S. but an even larger drop for communities of color, and an increasing focus on college education and a disdain for manual labor create a serious dearth of skilled tradespeople.

WATCH TODAY’S SEGMENTS
Storm surge shines a spotlight on disparities in the U.S.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TXnWIZIVt5Q
News Wrap: Democrat's new bill offers path to citizenship
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VQy6FMATjzU
COVID causes life expectancies drop in communities of color
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tH1hs2J7BUY
South Africa battles to contain a mutant strain of COVID-19 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NpXdMW1tyPc
South Carolina places stringent restrictions on abortions
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkwgQppL1k4
NASA rover lands on Mars, resuming search for signs of life
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=APf6Ds1Walc
How stigmas create a dearth of skilled tradespeople
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c4s-4fK5r0w

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