After Fox News rejected a promo from MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell for a live streamed event that seeks to prove that former President Donald Trump won the 2020 election, Lindell has pulled his ads from the network.
Piers Morgan has signed a global deal with both Fox News Media and News Corp, a deal that will see him host a daily TV program that will air in the U.S., U.K. and Australia, publish columns in Murdoch’s newspapers and release books through the HarperCollins imprint.
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As the 2021 California gubernatorial recall election enters its final stretch, Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom’s position is strengthening significantly. CNN’s Brian Stelter reports on Fox News’ coverage of the race and the unsupported claim that voter fraud will play a part in the outcome.
Matt Braynard, a former Donald Trump campaign staffer and organizer of the right-wing “Justice for J6” rally in Washington, DC, spoke to CNN’s Jessica Schneider about his calls for nonviolence at the upcoming rally.
Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger says that the American people deserve better than only choosing between former President Trump and President Biden after discussing the politics of the failed withdrawal in Afghanistan with CNN’s Brianna Keilar.
CNN’s John Avlon says Donald Trump and his allies in right-wing media are attempting to project and deflect concerns raised by former Trump officials about his mental stability while in office by running a relentless campaign to raise similar questions about the President Joe Biden.
CNN’s Donie O’Sullivan asked supporters of former President Donald Trump in South Dakota who are attending an event organized by MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell why they refuse to get the Covid-19 vaccination.
MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell claims he has evidence that 2020 election results were hacked, but cybersecurity experts tell CNN his so-called “proof” doesn’t add up. CNN’s Drew Griffin takes his findings to Lindell.
Anne Applebaum talks about her recent profile of MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell and his efforts to sow doubt about the 2020 election. While Lindell will fail to get Donald Trump reinstated, ‘what he will help to do is loosen further American’s sense that their democracy works, that their voter system is secure, that the people who observe and monitor their elections are honest,” she says.
Brian Stelter calls out Mike Lindell and a right-wing web host for claiming that “Trump 2021” is a possibility. “This is happening right under our noses,” Stelter says. Oliver Darcy calls it a “sustained propaganda effort.”
Brian Stelter and Will Bunch analyze Donald Trump’s unhinged claim that an unnamed entity will “decertify” his 2020 election loss. Stelter points out that the interviewer didn’t ask any obvious follow up questions. Bunch says it is another instance of the “symbiotic relationship between right-wing media and right-wing politicians.”
Beheshta Arghand made history by interviewing a Taliban official on TV in Afghanistan. But now the 24-year-old Afghan journalist has fled the country. She tells Brian Stelter that she hopes to return someday and “work for my country, for my people.”