Original Series
Studio: FX

Each half-hour episode features a New York Times journalist investigating one of the most pressing issues of the day. With more than 1,550 journalists scattered across 160 countries, The Times produces 2,500 stories a week – investigative reports, political scoops, cultural dispatches. And each week, The Weekly chooses to tell one of these stories in a visual and unforgettable way.

The Weekly Episode List

Season 1

303/20/2020Open ArmsAmerican arms manufacturers are supplying bombs in a war that is considered the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Schools, hospitals and mosques are often targets. Why does the U.S. allow this? The Trump administration believes it creates jobs.
293/13/2020BalarabaBalaraba was a teenager when she was kidnapped by Boko Haram fighters in Nigeria. She refused to carry out a suicide bombing, saving dozens of lives. Now for the first time, she’s sharing her story openly.
282/28/2020The SicarioA notorious hitman – who claims to have killed about 100 people – may walk free without being charged with a single crime.
272/21/2020The PromiseAfter a year-long investigation, metro reporter Benjamin Weiser comes across a horrific case of abuse inside one group home in The Bronx, New York.
262/14/2020Fire And WaterThe siege of Hong Kong Polytechnic University incited 12 days of pure chaos as the world watched in real time on social media. The Weekly reconstructs what happened through the eyes of the reporters and the protesters who were there.
251/19/2020The EndorsementFor more than a century, The New York Times editorial board has endorsed a presidential candidate every four years. And now, for the first time, their decision-making process will be filmed & revealed to the public in this exclusive episode of The Weekly.
241/12/2020My BloodA 16-year old girl is the youngest person to receive an experimental treatment that could be the first genetic cure for a common disease. If it works, millions of people around the world could benefit.
2312/27/2019The Gallagher EffectTHE WEEKLY has obtained exclusive videos, including confidential law enforcement interviews with Eddie Gallagher’s fellow Navy SEALs.
2212/1/2019The Hot ListA mysterious man emerged with an explosive claim: he said he had thousands of hours of surveillance footage from Jeffrey Epstein’s mansions that showed some of the most powerful men in America having sex. Then his story took a turn.
2111/24/2019Fake BelieveDon’t trust your eyes. The Weekly goes inside the race to create the first perfect deepfake – an ultrarealistic fake video that could permanently undermine your ability to trust what you see and hear.
2011/17/2019El Chapo’s Son: The Siege of CuliacánWhen Mexican forces came to arrest the son of a notorious drug lord, it ignited war on the streets of Culiacán. Using never-before-seen video and eyewitness accounts, The Weekly investigates how the Sinaloa Drug Cartel took on the Mexican army and won.
1911/10/2019Hands OnTHE WEEKLY investigates the culture of sexualized yoga, unwelcome adjustments and outright assault in one of the most accessible, affordable forms of group fitness in America.
1811/3/2019Guilty by MachineAre police breathalyzers fundamentally flawed? Do they even work? The Weekly investigates one of the most widely used forensic tools in law enforcement.
1710/27/2019Mr McGahnMost Americans don’t know Donald McGahn’s name. But they will be living with his legacy for decades to come. THE WEEKLY tells the story of perhaps the most influential person in the Trump administration. An FX Original Series. Sundays at 10 PM.
1610/20/2019Segregated CityNew York’s school system is among the most segregated in the country. Student activists are demanding change. Can a new schools chancellor finally deliver equal opportunities for all? An FX Original Series. Sundays at 10 PM.
1510/13/2019Rudy! Rudy?After 9/11, he was a national hero: America’s Mayor. Now his back-channel work in Ukraine has helped spark an impeachment process that may forever tarnish both him and his client, President Trump. What happened to Rudy Giuliani? An FX Original Series. Sundays at 10 PM.
1410/6/2019v. Johnson and JohnsonJohnson & Johnson publicly insisted that its baby powder was safe. But asbestos was a concern inside the company for years. Only now is the truth coming out.
139/8/2019The BlueprintRussia’s meddling in the 2016 U.S. election felt like a bolt from the blue. It wasn’t. Moscow used crude versions of the same tactics, to great effect, a decade earlier in faraway Estonia.
129/1/2019Apple’s GoldHow can gold from illegal Colombian mines make its way to the phone in your pocket? “The Weekly” traces the supply chain run by violent paramilitaries.
118/25/2019The Six Million Dollar ClaimWhat happens when the medicine a family needs to survive costs $1.5 million a year? Who pays the bill? And who’s reaping the profits?
108/18/2019The MemoIn 2007, the Justice Department had a chance to hold drug company executives accountable for the escalating opioid epidemic, yet at the last minute the charges were watered down. In the years since, the opioid epidemic has claimed tens of thousands of lives.
98/11/2019The Rabbit HoleYouTube played a major role in the election of an extreme right-wing president in Brazil. If YouTube can change a huge country’s trajectory, what else can YouTube do?
88/4/2019Hard LeftHow far is too far? Inside the circle of young activists who are pushing the Democratic party further to the left as its presidential candidates vie to unseat President Trump.
77/28/2019Connecting The WorldA horror story about Facebook scammers who pose as American servicemen and prey on vulnerable women – and the tech company that does little to stop it.
67/7/2019The End of the LineAs an iconic car company transforms itself into a tech company, thousands of auto workers will lose their jobs. No one thinks it’s fair, but does the American economy have room for fairness anymore?
56/30/2019Inauguration, Inc.With exclusive documents, photos, interviews and found footage, The Weekly and The New York Times’s Washington reporters piece together an anatomy of President Trump’s inauguration, the most expensive inaugural weekend the country has ever seen.
46/23/2019CollisionAn idealistic American couple bicycling around the world. A group of young men radicalized by ISIS. The Weekly investigates how these lives tragically intersected on a remote mountain pass.
36/16/2019Baby ConstantinThe separation of children from their families at the border remains among the most controversial practices of the Trump administration. The Weekly uncovers the untold story of Baby Constantin, who spent most of his first 10 months of life separated from his parents by the American government.
26/9/2019The Myth of the MedallionNew York City taxi drivers have been pushed to bankruptcy, foreclosure – even suicide. A yearlong investigation into the collapse of the taxi medallion industry reveals how the system was rigged against the drivers, and who profited from it.
16/2/2019The Education of T.M. LandryA tiny school in rural Louisiana attracted national attention for sending students to the Ivy League. But a New York Times investigation shows that the viral success stories were full of deception, and that the truth was much darker.

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