Democratic National Convention coverage from NPR and PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour & NPR Convention Coverage: Democratic Convention

Don’t miss special primetime PBS NewsHour/NPR joint coverage of the finale night of the Democratic national convention July 25-28.

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Traci Blackmon, acting executive minister of the United Church of Christ's Justice and Witness Ministries in Cleveland leveland, tried to present a petition to the DNC office in Philadelphia. KAREN KASLER

Faith Leaders Critical Of Both Convention's Platforms

Loud and colorful protests have been getting a lot of attention at both the Democratic National Convention this week and the Republicans’ convention last week. But there was at least one low-key demonstration not aimed at any candidate, but targeted at the heart of the platforms that each party voted on at the start of their conventions.

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They Were Beautiful, But So Was Marni: And Marni Could Sing

Sixty years later, Deborah Kerr still gets the glamor, but the singing voice in this iconic clip belongs not to her, but to California born soprano Marni Nixon who died July 24 at the age of 86: Marni Nixon was heard by more people than any…

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