Trump's 'Big Lie' Keeps Supporters In Thrall But Truth Is The Cure: Snyder
Rachel Maddow reads through Timothy Snyder's explanation of how Donald Trump's "big lie," insisting that he actually won the 2020 election, cuts his supporters off from reality, and the way to break the spell is for his enablers to step up and insist on the truth. Aired on 01/08/2021.
Former Republican Sen. William Cohen condemns President Donald Trump's rhetoric ahead of the deadly Capitol riot and calls for Americans to have "controlled anger" about the "moral rot" that he says set into society. "If people like Jim Jordan really want to help, they can go on Fox News and tell people there was no election fraud, that this was a free and fair vote. And their side lost," says Chris Hayes. Aired on 01/14/2021. During his Senate confirmation hearing, transportation secretary nominee Pete Buttigieg said that he will "bring a bottom-up perspective" to the Department of Transportation and implement better infrastructure using President Joe Biden's plan. After years of uncertainty, the European Union and the United Kingdom have agreed upon a trade deal that will define their relationship for decades.
In a Christmas address to the nation, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called the Brexit agreement a "tiding of great joy".
EU leaders are calling it a fair and balanced arrangement.
Free movement ends and there will be no tariffs on most goods.
But many issues, such as what restrictions the UK's large financial services industry will face in selling products in Europe after the UK leaves the EU's trading arrangements from January 1, remain unclear.