The Problem With Jon Stewart

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Season 2, Episode 6 11 November, 2022
Election Wrap-Up Special
Who won? Who lost? Are we still a democracy? All we know is that everyone is happy and absolutely no one is questioning the results.
  • Jon Stewart, Kasaun Wilson and Jay Jurden in the “Midterms” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Midterms” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
Season 2, Episode 5 4 November, 2022
Allies: Friends Without Benefits
When America needs help from allies, it makes promises. When those allies ask for help, it breaks those promises.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Afghanistan” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart, Sgt. Matt Watters and Shafiullah Sahil in the “Afghanistan” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Afghanistan” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
Season 2, Episode 4 28 October, 2022
Midterms: This Is What Democracy Looks Like?
The most important U.S. midterm elections of all time are here (again). But the game has changed.
  • Jon Stewart, Teresa de Graaf, Virginia Chau, Esq. and Adrian Fontes in the “Elections” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart, Teresa de Graaf, Virginia Chau, Esq. and Adrian Fontes in the “Elections” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in "The Problem With Jon Stewart," now streaming on Apple TV+.
Season 2, Episode 3 21 October, 2022
Globalization: Made in America
America’s leaders know what’s plaguing the country: globalization. Thankfully they have a plan—globalization of their own, American-style.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Globalization” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart, Jeff Kaschak, Sherry East and Rev. Minerva Camarena Skeith in the “Globalization” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Globalization” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
Season 2, Episode 2 14 October, 2022
Where Is Our Tax Money Going?
Sure, people hate taxes—but maybe they wouldn’t if they knew where the money went? Well, we found out, and now we hate it even more.
  • Jon Stewart, Linda Miller, Ameshia Cross and Wendell Potter in the “Taxes” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart, Linda Miller, Ameshia Cross and Wendell Potter in the “Taxes” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Taxes” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
Season 2, Episode 1 7 October, 2022
The War Over Gender
It’s a boy! It’s a girl! It’s a spectrum! It’s 19 possible chromosomal combinations! Look, it’s complicated. Just watch.
  • Jon Stewart and Keisha Bell in the “Gender” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart, Keisha Bell, Debi Jackson, Chase Strangio and Dr. Joshua Safer in the “Gender” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Gender” episode of season two of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming globally on Apple TV+.
Season 1, Episode 8 24 March, 2022
Racism
No matter how sincerely some white people want to educate themselves and take action against racism, white comfort seems to block progress.
Season 1, Episode 7 17 March, 2022
Media
Cable news positions itself as a safeguard of freedom and democracy—but is that undermined by ratings-driven ploys to keep people watching?
Season 1, Episode 6 10 March, 2022
Climate Change
We’re being told the planet is headed towards catastrophe if we don’t fix climate change. What will it take for everyone to change their behaviour?
Season 1, Episode 5 3 March, 2022
Stock Market
The rise of e-brokers was meant to democratise the stock market—yet inequality in the market has actually worsened. How can it be fixed?
Season 1, Episode 4 11 November, 2021
Guns
Shootings in America are an epidemic. Many agree that bad guys shouldn't have gun access, but how do we decide who the bad guys are?
  • Jon Stewart with guests — April Ross, domestic violence and firearms advocate, and Janet Paulsen, domestic violence shooting survivor — in the “Guns” episode of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Guns” episode of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Guns” episode of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
Season 1, Episode 3 28 October, 2021
The Economy
Many politicians praise working-class Americans. But why is so little done to actually help them succeed?
  • Jon Stewart with guests — workers’ rights organiser Magaly Licolli; community organiser Amy Jo Hutchison; professor of economics at The New School, Darrick Hamilton, Ph.D.; and former director of the Congressional Budget Office, Douglas Holtz-Eakin, Ph.D. — in the “Economy” episode of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Economy” episode of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
Season 1, Episode 2 14 October, 2021
Freedom
Americans love freedom. But what price are they willing to pay for it—and what can be learned from other countries that are fighting to be free?
  • Jon Stewart with guests — comedian Bassem Youssef, political activist and former prisoner of war Francisco Marquez, and Nobel Prize-winning journalist Maria Ressa onscreen — in the “Freedom” episode of “The Problem with Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart, host of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart in the “Freedom” episode of “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
Season 1, Episode 1 30 September, 2021
War
Supporting the troops is one thing Americans seem to agree on—but why are so many veterans struggling to receive the care they need?
  • Jon Stewart with panelists Capt. Le Roy Torres (Ret.), Rosie Torres, Julie Tomaska, Sgt. Isiah James (Ret.), Gina Cancelino and Staff Sgt. Wesley Black (Ret.) on “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart with panelists Capt. Le Roy Torres (Ret.) and Rosie Torres on “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.
  • Jon Stewart on the set of “The Problem With Jon Stewart," now streaming on Apple TV+.
Season 1
First Look Images
  • “The Problem With Jon Stewart,” now streaming on Apple TV+.