Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014)

Just like the nightly news. Only weeklier.

  • Genre: Talk, Comedy
  • Creator: John Oliver
  • First Air Date: 2014-04-27
  • Last Air Date: 2021-02-21
  • Total Seasons: 8
  • Total Episodes: 215
  • Status: Returning Series
  • Episode Runtime: 30 min.
  • Language: e
  • Production Company: Sixteen String Jack Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Networks: HBO
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Summary

A half-hour satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events.

  • Keywords: political satire, global politics, late-night show
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    Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date: 2014-04-27
    48 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2014-04-27
    24 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2015-02-08
    35 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 2016-02-14
    30 Episodes

    Season 4

    First Air Date: 2017-02-12
    30 Episodes

    Season 5

    First Air Date: 2018-02-18
    30 Episodes

    Season 6

    First Air Date: 2019-02-17
    30 Episodes

    Season 7

    First Air Date: 2020-02-16
    30 Episodes

    Season 8

    First Air Date: 2021-02-14
    6 Episodes

    Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Episodes

    Season 1 Episode 1
    Indian General Election, NSA's New Image, POM Wonderful LLC v. Coca-Cola Co.
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    Season 1 Episode 2
    Death Penalty, François Hollande, the Sultan of Brunei
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    Season 1 Episode 3
    Bill Nye, the U.S. Senate Election in Kentucky, Global Warming Controversy
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    Season 1 Episode 4
    Fareed Zakaria, General Motors, Right to Be Forgotten
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    Season 1 Episode 5
    Net Neutrality, Tony Abbott, 87th Scripps National Spelling Bee
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    Season 1 Episode 6
    FIFA and the World Cup, Bashar al-Assad
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    Season 1 Episode 7
    Stephen Hawking, Immigration Reform, Washington Redskins
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    Season 1 Episode 8
    Steve Buscemi, Monarchies, Dr. Oz & Regulation of Dietary Supplements
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    Season 1 Episode 9
    Pepe Julian Onziema, LGBT Rights in Uganda, Hobby Lobby
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    Season 1 Episode 10
    Wealth Gap, CIA's Image, Warren G. Harding's Love Letters
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    Season 1 Episode 11
    Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Commonwealth Games, America's Prisons
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    Season 1 Episode 12
    Nuclear Weapons and the United States
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    Season 1 Episode 13
    Argentine Debt Restructuring, Native Advertising
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    Season 1 Episode 14
    Payday Loans, Russia's Ban on Food Imports
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    Season 1 Episode 15
    Police Militarization in Ferguson, Gender Pay Gap
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    Season 1 Episode 16
    Student Loan Debt, Russian Space Geckos
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    Season 1 Episode 17
    Scottish Independence, Ray Rice, Corporations' Misuse of Twitter
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    Season 1 Episode 18
    The U.S. Trade Embargo with Cuba, Miss America Pageant
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    Season 1 Episode 19
    Drone Strikes, Ayn Rand, Kansas State Budget Shortfall
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    Season 1 Episode 20
    2022 Winter Olympics, Civil Forfeiture
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    Season 1 Episode 21
    Military Translators, Supreme Court
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    Season 1 Episode 22
    Sugar in Food, Dr. Jane Goodall, Doug Ford
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    Season 1 Episode 23
    U.S. State Legislatures, ALEC
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    Season 1 Episode 24
    State Lotteries, Salmon Cannon
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    Season 2 Episode 1
    Marketing to Doctors
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    Season 2 Episode 2
    Tobacco
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    Season 2 Episode 3
    Elected Judges
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    Season 2 Episode 4
    Infrastructure
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    Season 2 Episode 5
    U.S. Territories
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    Season 2 Episode 6
    The NCAA
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    Season 2 Episode 7
    Municipal Violations
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    Season 2 Episode 8
    Government Surveillance
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    Season 2 Episode 9
    The IRS
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    Season 2 Episode 10
    Patents
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    Season 2 Episode 11
    Fashion
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    Season 2 Episode 12
    Standardized Testing
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    Season 2 Episode 13
    Paid Family Leave
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    Season 2 Episode 14
    Chickens
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    Season 2 Episode 15
    FIFA II
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    Season 2 Episode 16
    Bail
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    Season 2 Episode 17
    Torture
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    Season 2 Episode 18
    Online Harassment
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    Season 2 Episode 19
    Transgender Rights
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    Season 2 Episode 20
    Stadiums
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    Season 2 Episode 21
    Food Waste
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    Season 2 Episode 22
    Mandatory Minimums
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    Season 2 Episode 23
    Washington DC Statehood
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    Season 2 Episode 24
    Sex Education
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    Season 2 Episode 25
    Televangelists
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    Season 2 Episode 26
    LGBT Anti-Discrimination
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    Season 2 Episode 27
    Public Defenders
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    Season 2 Episode 28
    Migrant Crisis
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    Season 2 Episode 29
    Mental Health
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    Season 2 Episode 30
    North Dakota
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    Season 2 Episode 31
    Canada
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    Season 2 Episode 32
    Elections/Medicaid Gap
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    Season 2 Episode 33
    Prisoner Re-Entry
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    Season 2 Episode 34
    Daily Fantasy
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    Season 2 Episode 35
    Pennies
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    Season 3 Episode 1
    Voting
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    Season 3 Episode 2
    Abortion Laws
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    Season 3 Episode 3
    Donald Trump
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    Season 3 Episode 4
    Special Districts
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    Season 3 Episode 5
    Encryption
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    Season 3 Episode 6
    The Wall
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    Season 3 Episode 7
    Political Fundraising
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    Season 3 Episode 8
    Credit Reports
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    Season 3 Episode 9
    Lead
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    Season 3 Episode 10
    Puerto Rico
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    Season 3 Episode 11
    Scientific Studies
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    Season 3 Episode 12
    911
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    Season 3 Episode 13
    Primaries and Caucuses
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    Season 3 Episode 14
    Debt Buyers
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    Season 3 Episode 15
    Money
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    Season 3 Episode 16
    United Kingdom
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    Season 3 Episode 17
    Doping
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    Season 3 Episode 18
    Republican National Convention
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    Season 3 Episode 19
    DNC vs. RNC
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    Season 3 Episode 20
    Journalism
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    Season 3 Episode 21
    Auto Lending
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    Season 3 Episode 22
    Charter Schools
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    Season 3 Episode 23
    Scandals
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    Season 3 Episode 24
    Police Accountability
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    Season 3 Episode 25
    Guantánamo
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    Season 3 Episode 26
    Third Parties
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    Season 3 Episode 27
    Drugs
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    Season 3 Episode 28
    School Segregation
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    Season 3 Episode 29
    Multi-level Marketing
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    Season 3 Episode 30
    President-Elect Trump
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    Season 4 Episode 1
    Trump vs. Truth
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    Season 4 Episode 2
    Vladimir Putin and Russia–United States relations
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    Season 4 Episode 3
    Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
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    Season 4 Episode 4
    Tibetan Sovereignty & Human Rights
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    Season 4 Episode 5
    American Health Care Act
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    Season 4 Episode 6
    US Federal Budget
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    Season 4 Episode 7
    Cannabis in the United States
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    Season 4 Episode 8
    Gerrymandering in the United States
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    Season 4 Episode 9
    2017 French Presidential Election
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    Season 4 Episode 10
    Ivanka Trump & Jared Kushner
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    Season 4 Episode 11
    Net Neutrality in the United States
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    Season 4 Episode 12
    Dialysis and DaVita
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    Season 4 Episode 13
    Stupid Watergate
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    Season 4 Episode 14
    Paris Agreement
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    Season 4 Episode 15
    Brexit II
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    Season 4 Episode 16
    Coal
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    Season 4 Episode 17
    Vaccine Safety
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    Season 4 Episode 18
    Local News
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    Season 4 Episode 19
    Alex Jones
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    Season 4 Episode 20
    United States Border Patrol
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    Season 4 Episode 21
    North Korea-United States Relations
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    Season 4 Episode 22
    Nuclear Waste
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    Season 4 Episode 23
    Presidential Pardon of Joe Arpaio
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    Season 4 Episode 24
    Corporate Consolidation
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    Season 4 Episode 25
    Forensic Science
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    Season 4 Episode 26
    Confederate Monuments
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    Season 4 Episode 27
    Equifax Breach
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    Season 4 Episode 28
    Floods
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    Season 4 Episode 29
    Economic Development
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    Season 4 Episode 30
    The Trump Presidency
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    Season 5 Episode 1
    Trump vs. The World
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    Season 5 Episode 2
    Italian Election
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    Season 5 Episode 3
    NRATV
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    Season 5 Episode 4
    Cryptocurrencies
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    Season 5 Episode 5
    Mike Pence
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    Season 5 Episode 6
    Immigration Courts
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    Season 5 Episode 7
    Crisis Pregnancy Centers
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    Season 5 Episode 8
    Corporate Taxes
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    Season 5 Episode 9
    Iran Deal
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    Season 5 Episode 10
    Giuliani
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    Season 5 Episode 11
    Venezuela
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    Season 5 Episode 12
    Rehab
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    Season 5 Episode 13
    Guardianship
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    Season 5 Episode 14
    Stupid Watergate
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    Season 5 Episode 15
    Xi Jinping
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    Season 5 Episode 16
    2018 Mexican Elections
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    Season 5 Episode 17
    Gene Editing
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    Season 5 Episode 18
    Workplace Sexual Harassment
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    Season 5 Episode 19
    Prosecutors
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    Season 5 Episode 20
    Astroturfing
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    Season 5 Episode 21
    Trade
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    Season 5 Episode 22
    Felony Disenfranchisement
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    Season 5 Episode 23
    Facebook
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    Season 5 Episode 24
    Brett Kavanaugh
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    Season 5 Episode 25
    Brazilian Elections
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    Season 5 Episode 26
    Saudi Arabia
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    Season 5 Episode 27
    State Attorneys General
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    Season 5 Episode 28
    Trump Administration Family Separation Policy
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    Season 5 Episode 29
    Drain the Swamp
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    Season 5 Episode 30
    Authoritarianism
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    Season 6 Episode 1
    Brexit
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    Season 6 Episode 2
    Psychics
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    Season 6 Episode 3
    Automation
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    Season 6 Episode 4
    Robocalls
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    Season 6 Episode 5
    Public Shaming
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    Season 6 Episode 6
    WWE
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    Season 6 Episode 7
    Mobile Homes
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    Season 6 Episode 8
    Opioids II
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    Season 6 Episode 9
    Mueller Report
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    Season 6 Episode 10
    Lethal Injection
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    Season 6 Episode 11
    Green New Deal
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    Season 6 Episode 12
    Death Investigations
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    Season 6 Episode 13
    Medical Device Design
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    Season 6 Episode 14
    ERA
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    Season 6 Episode 15
    Impeachment
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    Season 6 Episode 16
    Everest
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    Season 6 Episode 17
    Warehouses
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    Season 6 Episode 18
    Boris Johnson
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    Season 6 Episode 19
    Prison Labor
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    Season 6 Episode 20
    Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov
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    Season 6 Episode 21
    Bias in Medicine
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    Season 6 Episode 22
    Filibuster
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    Season 6 Episode 23
    Legal Immigration
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    Season 6 Episode 24
    Compounding Pharmacies
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    Season 6 Episode 25
    One Child Policy
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    Season 6 Episode 26
    Weather
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    Season 6 Episode 27
    Trump & Syria
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    Season 6 Episode 28
    Voting Machines
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    Season 6 Episode 29
    SLAPP Suits
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    Season 6 Episode 30
    The Census
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    Season 7 Episode 1
    Medicare for All
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    Season 7 Episode 2
    Modi
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    Season 7 Episode 3
    Coronavirus
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    Season 7 Episode 4
    Sheriffs
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    Season 7 Episode 5
    Coronavirus II
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    Season 7 Episode 6
    Coronavirus III
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    Season 7 Episode 7
    OAN
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    Season 7 Episode 8
    Coronavirus IV: Essential Workers
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    Season 7 Episode 9
    Coronavirus V: Misinformation
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    Season 7 Episode 10
    Coronavirus VI: Testing
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    Season 7 Episode 11
    USPS
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    Season 7 Episode 12
    Coronavirus VII: Sports
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    Season 7 Episode 13
    Voting By Mail
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    Season 7 Episode 14
    Police
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    Season 7 Episode 15
    Facial Recognition
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    Season 7 Episode 16
    Coronavirus VIII: Prisons & Jails
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    Season 7 Episode 17
    Coronavirus IX: Evictions
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    Season 7 Episode 18
    Coronavirus: Conspiracy Theories
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    Season 7 Episode 19
    China & Uighurs
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    Season 7 Episode 20
    U.S. History
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    Season 7 Episode 21
    Juries
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    Season 7 Episode 22
    Border Wall II
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    Season 7 Episode 23
    RNC 2020 & Kenosha
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    Season 7 Episode 24
    The Supreme Court
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    Season 7 Episode 25
    Election 2020
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    Season 7 Episode 26
    The World Health Organization
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    Season 7 Episode 27
    Asylum
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    Season 7 Episode 28
    Trump & the Coronavirus and William Barr
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    Season 7 Episode 29
    Election Results 2020
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    Season 7 Episode 30
    Trump & Election Results
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    Season 8 Episode 1
    The Next Pandemic
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    Season 8 Episode 2
    Meatpacking
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    Season 8 Episode 3
    Episode 212
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    Season 8 Episode 4
    Episode 213
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    Season 8 Episode 5
    Episode 214
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    Season 8 Episode 6
    Episode 215
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    Season 8 Episode 7
    Episode 216
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