PBS NewsHour

August 22, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

08/22/2021 | 24m 10s | Video has closed captioning.

On this edition for Sunday, August 22, the latest from Afghanistan, where thousands are still desperately trying to flee, Tropical Storm Henri batters the northeast bringing record rainfall in NYC, more insight into the debate over COVID-19 booster shots, and in our signature segment, an ambitious effort to replace the lead pipes in Newark’s water system, two years after a drinking water crisis.

Aired: 08/22/21

Expired: 09/21/21

Rating: NR

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