China Garbage Ban & Blackwater Massacre Retrial | VICE News Tonight Full Episode (HBO)

China Garbage Ban & Blackwater Massacre Retrial | VICE News Tonight Full Episode (HBO)

This is the June 18, 2018 FULL EPISODE of VICE News Tonight on HBO.

2:00 Asylum seekers are showing up at official ports of entry, where the Trump administration wants them to go. But Border Patrol is telling them that detention centers are full. Families that do that are reportedly still separated.

8:05 The Department of Homeland Security told VICE News that in just the last month they separated 2,342 minors from their parents and it has a lot of opponents of the policy wondering how this could be happening.

11:26 The Supreme Court today avoided sweeping rulings on two closely-watched partisan gerrymandering cases – but mostly for technical reasons

13:03 In 2014, four Blackwater security guards were found to have fired without provocation. One guard, Nicholas Slatten, who was accused of firing first, got life in prison. Late last year, though, the D.C. circuit ordered that Slatten was entitled to a re-trial. Jury selection for that trial begins Monday.

18:17 In the wake of China’s ban on foreign waste, recycling facilities in the United States are trying to figure out how to get rid of the trash that’s piled up. VICE News visits one in Massachusetts to find out what happens after China stops taking our garbage.

23:47 We won the lottery to attend Stephen Hawking’s memorial service. Here’s how it went down.

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