Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014– )
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John Oliver discusses some of the world's most prestigious museums, why they contain so many stolen goods, the market that continues to illegally trade antiquities, and a pretty solid blueprint for revenge.
12 Feb. 2017Trump vs Truth
John Oliver talks about Donald Trump's activities since becoming the President.
19 Feb. 2017Putin
John Oliver talks more about the President Trump's activities specially his statements about having a nicer relationship with Russia. He also talks about Russian President Putin.
26 Feb. 2017Obamacare Replacement
John Oliver continues to talk about ventures of US President's office. He also talks about the pros and cons of Obamacare, and the upcoming Obamacare replacement plan.
5 Mar. 2017Dalai Lama
John Oliver talks about President Trump, Jeff Sessions and Tibet. He also conducts an interview of Dalai Lama.
12 Mar. 2017American Health Care Act
John Oliver talks about American Health Care Act in detail. He also talks about International Women's Day and CIA Wikileaks.
19 Mar. 2017Federal Budget
The main story looks at the Trump White House's proposal for the next US budget. Oliver ends with a look at Bolivia's uses of youths costumed as zebras to make crosswalks safer and more fun.
2 Apr. 2017Cannabis in the United States
Under federal law, even legal marijuana is illegal. John Oliver explains why conflicting drug laws pose serious problems.
9 Apr. 2017Gerrymandering
John discusses Trump's military response in Syria, Bill O' Reilly's harassment claims and the issue of Gerrymandering.
16 Apr. 2017French Elections
The presidential election in France could determine the political future of Europe. John Oliver visits an excessively French bistro to deliver an urgent message to voters.
23 Apr. 2017Ivanka & Jared
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner hold an incredible amount of political power. That's troubling considering their incredibly small amount of political experience.
7 May 2017Net Neutrality 2
John Oliver points out that Net neutrality is under serious threat again and that all concerned should raise their concern to the respective authorities at all platforms.
14 May 2017Dialysis
John Oliver highlights the opportunities for improvement of the for-profit dialysis industry.
21 May 2017Stupid Watergate
Stupid Watergate is a reference to Nixon presidency's scandals which led him to resign and Oliver contrasts it with current series of scandals of Trump and how they've led to talks of impeachment just within 4 months of his presidency.
4 Jun. 2017Paris Agreement
The U.S. pull out from the Paris agreement. Plus the London terror attacks and this week in Putin.
11 Jun. 2017Brexit II
In the wake of a divisive election, the UK will begin the process of leaving the European Union. John Oliver and an intergalactic space lord propose a plan.
18 Jun. 2017Coal
Donald Trump won coal country in the 2016 election in part by promising to do away with Obama era job killing regulations. But what is it that's really killing coal jobs and where is the most promising growth in the region.
25 Jun. 2017Vaccines
John discusses people that are afraid to vaccinate their children out of fear.
2 Jul. 2017Sinclair Broadcast Group
John Oliver takes on The Sinclair Broadcast Group, detainer of the majority of local news channel. He also tackles past president's of the United States with a focus on Warren G. Harding, and POTUS Donald Trump
30 Jul. 2017Alex Jones
In response to Alex Jones' claims that the media cherry picks negatives from his "Info Wars" program, Oliver devotes a full show to Jones' popular right wing rant show.
6 Aug. 2017Border Patrol
Oliver warns that Donald Trump's desire to have a surge in border patrol agent numbers was also tried by G.W. Bush's White House with disastrous results in the quality of agents added to the force.
13 Aug. 2017North Korea
Oliver does his best to work out the thinking behind Kim Jong Un's continued push to make his nation a nuclear power regardless of the on going cost to his people.
20 Aug. 2017Nuclear Waste
John Oliver discusses both the imminent and long-term dangers of nuclear waste deposits in the United States, and the unresolved need for governmental solutions to a now decades old problem.
10 Sep. 2017Presidential Pardons
John Oliver talks about presidential pardons, and specifically President Trumps first pardon of Joe Arpaio. He discusses the crimes Arpaio is convicted for, and the message Trumps sends by pardoning him.
24 Sep. 2017Corporate Consolidation
John Oliver talks about Corporate Consolidation and Anti-Trust laws, Megyn Kelly's new daytime talk show, Donald Trump vs. Black Athletes, Tim Price and Steve Mnuchin's plane scandals and the fate of the Scranton Train.
1 Oct. 2017Forensic Science
John Oliver talks President Trump's inability to organize Puerto Rican disaster relief, the proposed Republican tax reform, and the shortcomings of forensic science - offering a glimpse at how CSI shows might be made more realistic.
8 Oct. 2017Confederacy
[HBO] HD. Main story: Confederate symbols are still celebrated despite the ugly history they symbolize.
15 Oct. 2017Equifax Security Breach
[HBO] HD. Main story: Equifax; plus, Harvey Weinstein scandal; Trump's latest strikes at Obamacare and the Iran nuclear deal.
29 Oct. 2017National Flood Insurance Program
[HBO] HD. Main story: Floods; plus, opioid epidemic; Alabama Senate Republican candidate Roy Moore; Australian vote on legalizing same-sex marriage.
5 Nov. 2017Economic Development Incentives
[HBO] HD. Main story: Economic development; plus, the latest on "Stupid Watergate;" And Now: Morning Shows Celebrating Halloween; the USPS on TV.