60 Minutes+ Season 1
S01 E01Mar 3, 2021
QAnon Shaman Speaks from Jail Mar 3, 2021 Jacob Chansley, the 'QAnon Shaman', speaks in his first interview from jail since the violent Capitol insurrection, as the 'Q' movement faces uncertainty. Laurie Segall speaks to Chansley's mother, who insists her son is a patriot, not a criminal.
S01 E02Mar 3, 2021
J Balvin: The Prince of Reggaetón Mar 3, 2021 With hit music streamed by the billions, J Balvin has been called the "Prince of Reggaetón". Enrique Acevedo sat down with Balvin to talk about his early life, paving a new path for Latin artists, and his triumphs and struggles during the pandemic.
S01 E03Mar 3, 2021
Massive Melt: The World's Glaciers Mar 3, 2021 Our planet is losing 400 billion tons of glacial ice per year, putting coastlines around the world at risk of flooding and storm surge. 60 Minutes+ travels to the Italian Alps where glaciers are vanishing. Seth Doane explores one community's desperate attempt to slow down the inevitable.
S01 E04Mar 7, 2021
White Supremacy: A Firsthand Account Mar 7, 2021 White Supremacists are the FBI's top concern for violent domestic extremism. 60 Minutes+ investigates a subset of these groups who are recruiting young people into a new vicious ideology. Laurie Segall speaks to a man linked to Atomwaffen Division.
S01 E05Mar 14, 2021
The Parallel Pandemic Mar 14, 2021 Doctors and nurses across America are in what's being called a Parallel Pandemic - a mental health crisis after a year of treating Covid19 patients. Wesley Lowery reports from a hospital in Georgia grappling with its deadliest wave of COVID cases.
S01 E06Mar 21, 2021
Taking Facebook To Court Mar 21, 2021 An estimated 100,000 minors in the U.S. are sex trafficked each year, and many meet their attackers online. Laurie Segall speaks to a woman victimized as a teen who says Facebook is to blame. Her case may reach the Supreme Court, but she speaks to 60 Minutes+ first.
S01 E07Mar 28, 2021
Crime and Punishment Mar 28, 2021 San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin is among a wave of newly-elected progressive prosecutors trying to turn protests into policy. But as Wesley Lowery reports, the city has seen an uptick in homicides, arson, auto thefts, and burglaries. And some residents and police blame Boudin.
S01 E08Apr 4, 2021
Asian Americans Under Attack Apr 4, 2021 Why hasn't the shooting of 6 Asian women in Georgia been classified as a hate crime? The answer is complicated, even as reports of Anti-Asian violence rise nationwide. Wesley Lowery visits one of America's largest Asian communities to hear from law enforcement, activists, and the victims.
S01 E09Apr 11, 2021
The Migrant Hotel Apr 11, 2021 60 Minutes+ reports on the historic influx of migrants on the border. Enrique Acevedo travels to a hotel in Piedras Negras, Mexico that used to attract the wealthy and elite, but is now a refuge for those trying to escape poverty, violence, and corruption.
S01 E10Apr 18, 2021
Mafia Hunters Apr 18, 2021 60 Minutes+ gets a rare inside look at Italy's most powerful mafia, the 'Ndrangheta, which controls much of Europe's cocaine trade. Seth Doane travels to the Italian region the mafia calls home and sits down with the prosecutor overseeing one of the largest organized crime trials in history.
S01 E11Apr 25, 2021
Crisis: Race, Politics, & Water Apr 25, 2021 Wesley Lowery reports from Jackson, Mississippi about its catastrophic water crisis earlier this year, which left many black residents without water for weeks. Lowery speaks to the those affected by the crisis and examines the additional dynamics at play -- the role of race, money and politics.
S01 E12May 2, 2021
Reclaiming Bruce's Beach May 2, 2021 60 Minutes+ visits Southern California where a black family may soon reclaim oceanfront property known as Bruce's Beach, taken from them a century ago, now worth millions. Wesley Lowery reports on how the effort to return the land may have broader implications across the country.
S01 E13May 9, 2021
Ancient Rome's Underwater City May 9, 2021 The Roman resort town of Baia, sometimes called the Las Vegas of the ancient world, sank more than a thousand years ago. 60 Minutes+ dives with underwater archaeologists who are working to piece together and preserve the remnants.
S01 E14May 16, 2021
Rediscovering Dionne Warwick May 16, 2021 The Covid19 Pandemic has kept music legend Dionne Warwick off the stage, but many people are now rediscovering her, thanks in part to her discovery of Twitter. 60 Minutes+ sits down with 'Ms. Warwick' to hear her plans for a comeback as the country emerges from the pandemic.
S01 E15May 23, 2021
Land of Fire and Ice May 23, 2021 60 Minutes+ travels to Iceland where Seth Doane shows us the country's red hot tourist attraction: one of the youngest volcanic eruptions in the world. See why Volcanologists and tourists are trekking to see the latest addition to Reykjavik's skyline.
S01 E16May 30, 2021
Diego Schwartzman the Giant Slayer May 30, 2021 Diego Schwartzman is one of the few people to beat 20-time Grand Slam Title Winner Rafael Nadal on a clay court. 60 Minutes+ sits down with the 5'7" tennis pro to hear how he's able to compete with players over half a foot taller than he is, and what it means to break into the top ten.
S01 E17Jun 6, 2021
NFTs & the Metaverse Part 1: Beeple Jun 6, 2021 Digital artist Mike Winkelmann, aka Beeple, made history when he sold an NFT-backed artwork for $69 million. He invites 60 Minutes+ inside his home and studio to talk about his artistic process, get a look at his spring collection, and discuss the future of NFT technology.
S01 E18Jun 13, 2021
NFTs & the Metaverse Part 2: A New World Jun 13, 2021 If Web 1.0 brought us the Internet, and Web 2.0 saw us all connecting on social media, what will Web 3.0 bring? In this episode, Laurie Segall explores the future of the internet, also called the metaverse, which will bridge the web with emerging technologies like NFTs and augmented reality.
S01 E19Jun 20, 2021
Trans Kids Fight for Healthcare Rights Jun 20, 2021 Fifteen-year-old Dylan Brandt is suing the state of Arkansas for passing a law that would make it illegal for doctors to administer gender affirming healthcare to trans youth like him. Advocates call the law unconstitutional. 60 Minutes+ investigates.
S01 E20Jun 27, 2021
The Power of Diplomacy Jun 27, 2021 Enrique Acevedo joins Samantha Power in Central America on her first trip abroad as the new head of USAID. Power says she is looking to address challenges like immigration, covid, and climate change while attempting to restore American credibility abroad.
S01 E21Jul 4, 2021
The Future of Food Jul 4, 2021 In 2050, what will we be eating, and how? 60 Minutes+ travels to the Netherlands, where Dutch scientists and farmers are driving innovation on the farm and in the laboratory. Drones, robots and insects will all play a role in the food of the future.
S01 E22Jul 11, 2021
Hazleton, PA: A Microcosm of America Jul 11, 2021 60 Minutes+ Correspondent Enrique Acevedo talks to the people of Hazleton, PA who have lived through the exponential expansion of the city's Hispanic population boom. Acevedo also visits the city's former mayor, whose immigration policies threatened that growth.
S01 E23Jul 18, 2021
Left Behind in Afghanistan Jul 18, 2021 As remaining American military leave Afghanistan, local translators who worked alongside U.S troops fear being left behind and targeted by the Taliban. President Biden promised to have all Afghan allies moved to a third party country by the end of August, but is that too late? Enrique Acevedo reports.
S01 E24Jul 25, 2021
Camille Cottin At Cannes Jul 25, 2021 60 Minutes+ sits down with rising star Camille Cottin at Cannes to discuss her career highlights and upcoming movie Stillwater with Matt Damon and Oscar-winning director Tom McCarthy.
S01 E25Aug 1, 2021
Smokejumpers Aug 1, 2021 Smokejumpers are an elite group of federal firefighters who skydive from planes. Despite their critical role, open positions are going unfilled. Enrique Acevedo met a few of them and their families to find out why.
S01 E26Aug 8, 2021
Benzos: Young America Hooked Aug 8, 2021 In 2020, 91 million prescriptions were written for anti-anxiety drugs known as benzos. These drugs can be addictive and withdrawing from them can be grueling. 60 Minutes+ investigates how Xanax upended the lives of three young Americans.
S01 E27Aug 15, 2021
When SpaceX Moves Next Door Aug 15, 2021 As the commercial space race takes off, regulators are struggling to keep up. A 60 Minutes+ investigation reveals how in one small Texas town, SpaceX at times flew right by FAA, environmentalist, and local residents.
S01 E28Aug 22, 2021
Jim Crow Juries Aug 22, 2021 Wesley Lowery reports on so-called "Jim Crow Juries"- a century old Louisiana law designed to make it easier to incarcerate people of color. The Supreme Court has ruled it unconstitutional but there are still hundreds of people behind bars hoping for justice.
S01 E29Aug 29, 2021
Qanon Casualties Aug 29, 2021 Six strangers meet with Laurie Segall to discuss how the QAnon beliefs of family and loved ones have destroyed their relationships. Psychiatrist Ziv Cohen and former member of the Moonies Diane Benscoter join in to put QAnon in a psychological and historical perspective.
S01 E30Sep 5, 2021
"Race-norming" & the NFL Sep 5, 2021 As the NFL season begins, the league continues to face off against thousands of former players in a historic legal battle over long-term health issues, money, and race. Wesley Lowery investigates.