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“Even after you so-called have ‘made it,’ it's still a fight every single day,” says Viola Davis about Black actors getting leads in movies. “We’re fighting the movie-making business that has already decided who you are and how you're marketable.”

“Did you know you had talent deep down?” Jon Wertheim asks Viola Davis. “Abso-freakin-lutely,” says the actress, who played imaginary characters growing up.

Viola Davis says the production company she runs with her husband, JuVee Productions, is making a “Black female Braveheart,” about a real-life all-female army in West Africa.

Back in 2006, Scott Pelley traveled north to a fjord in Greenland to witness a “Global Warning” — the melting arctic.

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Peter Daszak is a British-born American PhD who’s spent a career discovering dangerous viruses in wildlife, especially bats. In 2003, he warned 60 Minutes a pandemic was coming. Two weeks ago, NIH funding for his virology research was killed.

President Trump’s press secretary, Kayleigh McEnany, gave us a heavy book that she described as the president’s health care plan. It was filled with executive orders and congressional initiatives, but no comprehensive healthcare plan.

Once an avid runner, Dr. Anthony Fauci, now 79, power walks. Since receiving death threats, he is now accompanied by a security detail.

Arnav Kapur, a student in MIT’s Media Lab, has developed a system to surf the internet with his mind. He silently Googled our questions and heard the answers through vibrations transmitted through his skull and into his inner ear.

Republican Philadelphia City Commissioner Al Schmidt says his office, which runs the vote count, has received death threats.

Three former administration officials tell us President Trump “pressured” government officials to direct wall contracts to Fisher Sand and Gravel. The company has been awarded almost $2 billion in contracts, despite questions about the quality of its work.

The copy of the Homeland Security order to arrest and detain all adults who crossed the border illegally to seek asylum was censored. What the White House didn’t want the public to see was that child separation began 9 months earlier than initially acknowledged.

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