Amanpour and Company

May 29, 2020

05/29/2020 | 55m 15s Video has closed captioning.

In the wake of George Floyd's death, Rev. Jesse Jackson joins Christiane Amanpour tonight to discuss institutional racism, policing and inequality in the U.S. Melvin Carter, the mayor of St. Paul, Minnesota, discusses the protests in his community. Artist Eric Fischl explains art's place in tragedy and trauma. Oskar Eustis discusses theater's role in democracy and the national grieving process.

Aired: 05/29/20

Rating: NR

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PBS and WNET, in collaboration with CNN, launched Amanpour and Company in September 2018. The series features wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on issues impacting the world each day, from politics, business, technology and arts, to science and sports.

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