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PBS NewsHour full episode, Feb. 24, 2021

Wednesday on the NewsHour, President Biden continues to push for COVID relief and a minimum wage increase as a Cabinet nominee faces opposition in the Senate, global disparities and uneven distribution of COVID vaccines becomes more visible as the first shipment of doses arrives in Africa, and the pandemic highlights the discrimination African Americans encounter in the health system.

News Wrap: FDA says Johnson & Johnson vaccine is effective

House nears vote on Biden’s $1.9 trillion relief plan

Sen. Tester on COVID aid, minimum wage and Biden’s nominees

Global disparities highlighted by access to COVID vaccines

Black patients struggle for equal access in U.S. medicine

COVID-19 takes hold in Syrian opposition’s last stronghold 

Boston restores monument to Black civil war troops

Students reflect on their modern-day heroes

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