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Rhiannon12866

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Hometown: NE New York
Home country: USA
Current location: Serious Snow Country :(
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Ret. Admiral John Kirby on Pres. Trump's Use of Military - Amanpour and Company



A memorial service in Minneapolis took place for George Floyd this week– the first of many to come. But while people call for accountability, President Trump continues his tough-talk response to the outrage. This has prompted backlash from former military officials. Retired Rear Admiral John Kirby joins the program to discuss.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Mon Jun 8, 2020, 01:40 AM (0 replies)

Ret. Commander John Allen on Pres. Trump's Military Threats - Amanpour and Company



General John Allen led NATO and U.S. forces in Afghanistan and headed up the international anti-ISIS campaign. He now leads the Brookings Institution, and joins the show to react to President Trump’s military threats this week.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Mon Jun 8, 2020, 01:30 AM (0 replies)

The Daily Show: When Is the Right Time for Black People to Protest? - September 2017



Trevor unpacks the backlash that NFL players, Stevie Wonder and ESPN commentator Jemele Hill received after speaking out against racism.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Mon Jun 8, 2020, 12:30 AM (0 replies)

Stephen Colbert - Bill Maher: "Police Culture Has To Change" From July 14, 2016



The host of "Real Time" pulls no punches as he and Stephen discuss the troubling string of recent events in the United States.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Sun Jun 7, 2020, 05:31 AM (0 replies)

Stephen Colbert - Andrew Ross Sorkin: Stock Market Is Up Because Investors Are Betting On A Vaccine



Andrew Ross Sorkin, financial columnist and co-anchor of "Squawk Box" on CNBC, explains the incredible gap between what Americans are experiencing financially as a result of the pandemic and the rapidly rebounding stock market.




Andrew Ross Sorkin: Will Big Companies Really Step Up To Fight Systemic Racism?



The co-anchor of "Squawk Box" on CBNC gives credit to corporations that are pledging to support major change, but wonders if their efforts will last longer than the lifespan of one news cycle.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Sat Jun 6, 2020, 04:45 AM (1 replies)

Stephen Colbert: Guest Congressional Black Caucus Chair Rep. Karen Bass

Rep. Karen Bass: We Must Ban Chokeholds And Create A National Database Of Problematic Officers



Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, Rep. Karen Bass, is working with Speaker Pelosi and her House colleagues on an action plan to deliver justice for Black Americans, including legislation to ensure transparency and accountability currently lacking in law enforcement.



Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Sat Jun 6, 2020, 04:15 AM (2 replies)

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 6/5/20

America's Citizens Will Not Be Silenced By Government Intimidation



As our leaders try to use violence to intimidate us into being silent, Stephen delivers a message of strength; a reminder that there are more of us than them. And that the government is outnumbered by a citizenry who will not stop demanding their right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.




Grace Potter with Jackson Browne, Marcus King & Lucius "Eachother"



The incredible Grace Potter recruited her friends Jackson Browne, Marcus King and Lucius for this #PlayAtHome performance of her new song "Eachother."




Just Following Orders



Smoldery the Bear tells us how U.S. Park Rangers feel about being ordered to attack peaceful protesters by President Trump and Attorney General Bill Barr.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Sat Jun 6, 2020, 03:59 AM (3 replies)

Reporters Share Memorable Moments From An Historic Week In America - The Last Word - MSNBC



MSNBC reporters have spent the past 11 days covering protests across the country and around the clock. Garrett Haake, Shaquille Brewster and Cal Perry share some of the moments that resonated with them: graffiti on a former slave house, asking, "Why do we have to keep telling you black lives matter," a sweatshirt printed when Eric Garner was killed that says, "I can't breathe," and startling comparisons to protests in countries overseas. Aired on 6/5/2020.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Sat Jun 6, 2020, 03:30 AM (0 replies)

Joe Biden: 'Despicable' For Trump To Say It's A 'Great Day' For George Floyd - The 11th Hour - MSNBC



Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden reacted to Trump invoking George Floyd during a White House event on the economy as the president continues to face blistering criticism for his response to nationwide civil unrest. Aired on 6/5/2020.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Sat Jun 6, 2020, 03:20 AM (5 replies)

Will Nationwide Protests Cause Spikes In Coronavirus Cases? - The 11th Hour - MSNBC



Virus expert Dr. Michael Osterholm reacts to the nationwide protests in the wake of George Floyd's fatal arrest and the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Aired on 6/5/2020.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Sat Jun 6, 2020, 03:04 AM (0 replies)
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