Daily Archives: March 8, 2023

Biden blasts Tucker Carlson, Republicans for depiction of January 6th

NBC News – Mar 8, 2023




President Biden blasted Republicans and Fox News opinion host Tucker Carlson for misrepresenting the January 6th attack. This comes after Carlson presented the day as “mostly peaceful chaos.” NBC News’ Kristen Welker has the latest on the fallout.

Hayes: Why Fox is ‘the most destructive institution in all of American politics’

MSNBC – Feb 28. 2023




“The people at Fox News are following one of the most reliable recipes for really destructive, dangerous, cruel behavior,” says Chris Hayes. “They’ve got a lot of power, but they are terrified of losing it.”

“Pure, Unadulterated Fascism”: Mehdi Hasan on Trump, Fox, Jan. 6, GOP & 20th Anniversary of Iraq War

Democracy Now! – Mar 7, 2023


We examine the state of U.S. politics, Trumpism, journalism and more with Mehdi Hasan, host of The Mehdi Hasan Show on MSNBC and Peacock. His new book is titled Win Every Argument: The Art of Debating, Persuading, and Public Speaking.

The working class needs a political party that’s going to fight back.

Bernie Sanders – Mar 8, 2023

The oligarchs and the corporate class of this country are waging class war against working Americans. The working class needs a party that’s going to fight back — and win.

The international push to stop Canadian boreal deforestation

CBC News: The National – Mar 8, 2023

Canada touts its logging industry as one of the world’s greenest, but behind the scenes, government and industry have been lobbying furiously to stop foreign attempts to protect the boreal forest.

Watch The National live on YouTube Sunday-Friday at 9 p.m. ET

Lawrence: Tucker Carlson ‘passionately’ hates Trump & the truth

MSNBC – Mar 7, 2023




MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell analyzes the latest documents released in the Dominion Voting Systems defamation lawsuit against Fox, which include Tucker Carlson telling his fellow Fox hosts in texts that the election lies being repeated on the network were making him “paranoid and crazy.”

Leaked texts expose Tucker Carlson in billion dollar scandal: I ‘hate’ Trump

MSNBC – Mar 8, 2023




New text evidence is putting heat on Fox News’ billion-dollar scandal. Fox host Tucker Carlson admitting he hates Donald Trump “passionately,” and conceding that Fox anchors have been “pretending” to believe Trump’s election lies that they pushed anyway. MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber reports on the evidence, calling it “some of the most overwhelming evidence ever assembled in first amendment law,” adding Carlson’s private view on Trump is a reminder of the “dangerous and lying alliance” that props up Trump, and contrasts what he tells millions every night. (This is an excerpt of the full discussion that aired on MSNBC). Check out the video playlist for “The Beat with Ari Melber”: http://www.msnbc.com/ari » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc

Join Finding Your Roots’ National Virtual Event – March. 8, 2023

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. – Mar 8, 2023


The Science of Genealogy

Learn about the connections between genetics and genealogy, and how advancements in DNA testing have impacted genealogy research. Critically acclaimed, interdisciplinary artist Thomas Allen Harris moderates this conversation with panelists including Finding Your Roots Lead Genetic Genealogist CeCe Moore; Dr. Carla Easter from the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History; and Athina Ramphal, a participant in the 2017 Finding Your Roots: The Seedlings genetics and genealogy camp

Watch #findingyourroots Tuesdays at 8/7c on PBS.

Nudging Food Culture:Translating Research to Policy with Dr. Kristine Madsen

The Edible Schoolyard Project – Mar 8, 2023

Nudging Food Culture:Translating Research to Policy with Dr. Kristine Madsen