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Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues June 6

Axios

AXIOS on HBO continues SUNDAY, JUNE 6 (6:00-6:30 P.M. ET/PT) with a new episode, featuring insightful and news making interviews with top leaders and decision makers from a range of sectors, including politics, tech, media, science and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature “Smart Brevity” analysis, exclusive documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping our future.

The episode will be available on HBO and to stream on HBO Max.

This episode features the following segments:
 

  • Secretary of State Antony Blinken joins Axios co-founder Mike Allen for a conversation ahead of the G7 summit to discuss China, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, recent Russian cyberattacks, and America’s place on the global stage.

 

  • World Trade Organization Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, PhD and Axios national political correspondent Jonathan Swan sit down in Geneva, Switzerland to discuss her vision for WTO reform and the difficulty of global governance.  

 

  • Seth Berkley, MD, CEO of Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance, speaks with Jonathan Swan about the urgency and challenges of vaccinating the world against COVID-19 and whether the U.S. is doing enough to help.

 

  • Roblox CEO David Baszucki and Axios chief technology correspondent Ina Fried explore the future of the metaverse and how online platforms can connect people in more immersive ways.

 

AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.

 

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