Virtual classrooms are the new norm during the pandemic — and they could be for the foreseeable future. As students across the US adjust to their new routines, vulnerable school districts say many of their students don’t have what they need, such as laptops and WiFi, to properly continue their education.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on April 15, 2020
Asians and Asian Americans are facing increased discrimination linked to the spread of the novel coronavirus, impacting businesses as well as individuals. In New York City’s Chinatown, restaurant owner Rose Wu says business has dropped significantly since the coronavirus outbreak.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on February 18, 2020
The legalization of marijuana in California became a huge opportunity for flower farmers, who saw their industry declining over the past 30 years. Meet one family of six-generation flower growers who saved their business by switching over to cannabis, and watched their profits rise.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on February 14, 2020
In a single season of football at the high school and college level, players are taking about 700-1000 hits to the head. Participation in high school football has declined 10% over the past decade, with parents citing fears about head injuries as a deterrent. Eric Clark, a 16 year old in Atlanta, was nearly paralyzed during a football game last year. While it was devastating to his family, his brother Andre is still passionate about the game.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on January 31, 2020
China is restricting travel of 30 million people as the coronavirus death toll rises to at least 26, with more than 900 confirmed cases worldwide. CNN’s David Culver traveled to Wuhan, the epicenter of the outbreak, and scrambled to flee the city before authorities placed the city of 11 million on a partial lockdown.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on January 24, 2020
Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang loves to play basketball while on the campaign trail. Chris Cillizza met up with him in New Hampshire for a quick game of P-O-T-U-S. Here’s how it went down. #CNN #Cillizza #AndrewYang
Originally published on CNN YouTube show The Point with Chris Cillizza on January 18, 2020
Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang sits down with Chris Cillizza to discuss Universal Basic Income, the lack of diversity in the current Democratic field and how his 2020 campaign has already lived up to the “high end” of his expectations.
Originally published on CNN YouTube show The Point with Chris Cillizza on January 14, 2020
“If I had a choice between the life I had before and this one, I would have to choose this one.” In New York, an estimated 10,000 people collect beverage containers and redeem them for five cents apiece. We follow Chicago Crosby through a day in the life as she picks up recycling to help her get by. Crosby is one of the many career canners hoping for federal legislation that would implement a 10-cent bottle fee nationwide, expected to be introduced in early 2020.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on January 8, 2020
Outraged students at Syracuse University have started the protest movement #NotAgainSU following a series of racist incidents targeting black, Asian and Jewish students. We go to the campus to speak to students and faculty members who are critical of the administration’s initial response to the crisis.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on November 26, 2019
As the Trump administration slashes the refugee cap to a new low, many refugees face dwindling resources and struggle to survive in the United States, facing poverty, lack of education and untreated trauma. Meet two American families who are stepping up to help fill the gaps that government resources cannot fill by inviting refugees to live with them in their own homes.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on November 20, 2019
In this weekend edition of The Point, Chris Cillizza and SE Cupp, host of “SE Cupp Unfiltered,” discuss how the ongoing impeachment inquiry will impact the Republican party, and which senators could vote in favor of removing President Trump from office. #CNN #News #Cillizza
Originally published on CNN YouTube show The Point with Chris Cillizza on November 16, 2019
“I was so sick. It’s the worst I’ve ever been.” Alexander, a 17-year-old high school junior, vaped every day for more than a year and almost died of a vaping-related illness. His lungs were filled with a white cotton-like substance, and doctors told him he narrowly avoided a coma. The number of vaping-related injuries has climbed to more than 2,000 cases in the US, concerning doctors who are trying to pinpoint the exact cause. Massachusetts responded by issuing a sweeping temporary ban of all vaping and e-cigarette products in the state, dealing a blow to those making a living by selling them.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on November 13, 2019
Los Angeles sits on top of the largest urban oil field in the United States, where oil has been extracted for almost 150 years. Hundreds of wells are still active in the city, with many located just steps away from homes, schools, churches and hospitals. 18-year-old Nalleli Cobo grew up next to a drill site and experienced nosebleeds, heart palpitations and other medical issues, which she attributes to toxic air pollutants from hazardous chemicals used in the drilling process. Now she and other activists are working to shut down the wells and move them farther from residential areas.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on November 11, 2019
Anderson Cooper Full Circle returns October 1, every weeknight at 5pm E.T. Anderson Cooper will host a streaming global news brief featuring interviews with the day’s biggest newsmakers on the stories that you care about the most.
Livestream shopping in China is a multi-billion dollar industry, with a reported 425 million users as of July 2018. Some hosts feature well known luxury brands, but you can buy just about anything. We meet up with a top livestream host who is earning millions of dollars a year, and talk to her biggest fan to learn what makes this experience so addictive.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on September 27, 2019
“First they got rich putting me in jail. Now they’re getting rich selling something that put me in jail.” Lorenze spent years in and out of jail, battling homelessness on LA’s Skid Row, because of a marijuana felony at 18. But now that weed is legal in California, a movement to expunge marijuana convictions is giving him a chance to earn a living wage and give back to his community.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on August 19, 2019
Putting on a presidential debate is a massive undertaking — a high-stakes production relying on the smallest of details. Producers even timed exactly how long it would take a candidate to make a trip to the bathroom. Here’s how it gets done.
Originally published on CNN Facebook Watch show Go There on July 31, 2019
The 2020 Democratic presidential field is massive — and it’s running out of time to make a move. With 19 other candidates trying to make their case onstage, here’s what it takes to stand out from the crowd and win a debate in 2020.
Originally published on CNN YouTube show The Point with Chris Cillizza on July 30, 2019