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Rhiannon12866's Journal
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January 31, 2022

January 6 trials delayed by mounting evidence and COVID-19 pandemic - CBS News

The hundreds of cases related to the assault on the U.S. Capitol are among the largest criminal prosecutions in American history. But more than a year after the January 6 attack, the pursuit of justice is facing new hurdles. CBS News congressional correspondent Scott MacFarlane explains what's behind the delays. 01/31/2022.

January 31, 2022

South Carolina Republicans Want To Make It ILLEGAL To Ask Someone Their Vaccination Status

Republicans in the South Carolina statehouse have proposed legislation that would make it illegal to ask people about their vaccination status. The law would apply to any representative of any public entity - including private businesses and employers - and the misdemeanor offense could cost as much as $14,000 in fines. This is what anti-science demagoguery does to a society, and we will likely be living even longer with the pandemic because of idiots like this. Ring of Fire's Farron Cousins discusses this.

January 31, 2022

What do Russian TV hosts think of Fox's Carlson? - CNN

CNN's Nic Robertson looks at Fox host Tucker Carlson's popularity on Russian state run television. Aired on 01/30/2022.

January 31, 2022

Northern Ireland commemorates 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday - Al Jazeera English

Fifty years since one of the worst massacres in Britain, residents in Londonderry, also known as Derry, have marked the anniversary of Bloody Sunday, when British troops opened fire on civil rights protesters and gave way to decades of chaos in Northern Ireland.

On January 30, 1972, a British elite parachute regiment shot 14 Catholic marchers dead on the streets of Northern Ireland’s second-largest city.

January 31, 2022

Chasten Buttigieg: Florida's "Don't Say Gay"Bill Puts Kids In Danger - The Sunday Show - MSNBC

In Florida, a House Committee has passed a "Don't Say Gay" bill that would limit discussion on gender identity or sexual orientation in schools. Author Chasten Buttigieg joins Jonathan Capehart to discuss the bill, which he says would "tell young kids that something is wrong with you. So wrong and twisted that we can't even talk about you in school." Aired on 01/30/2022.

January 31, 2022

Saving the children from the Holocaust - 60 Minutes archive

In 2014, 60 Minutes met Nicholas Winton, a British stockbroker who in 1939 traveled to Czechoslovakia and saved 669 children from the Holocaust.

January 31, 2022

Clyburn discusses what it would mean to have a Black woman on the Supreme Court - Face the Nation

Democratic Congressman James Clyburn of South Carolina says naming a Black woman like Judge Michelle Childs to the Supreme Court "says to every little child out there growing up in moderate circumstances … you've got just as much of a chance to benefit from the greatness of this country as everybody else." Aired on 01/30/2022.

January 31, 2022

Abbott Abased - The Lincoln Project

What a loser.

January 31, 2022

Putin critic says the Russian leader is playing poker - and he's bluffing - CNN

CNN's Jim Acosta talks to Putin critic Garry Kasparov, chairman of the Renew Democracy Initiative and former world chess champion, about rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine. Aired on 01/30/2022.

January 31, 2022

Al Franken: Max Bergmann Covers Europe, Ukraine, and Russia for The Center for American Progress 1/30

Guess why we have him on.

Get tickets to see Al on the "The Only Former U.S. Senator Currently on Tour" Tour at https://alfranken.com/appearances.

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