MSNBC 8 Jan 2021

'You Can't Lie Your Way To Freedom': Timothy Snyder On Truth And Accountability


Timothy Snyder, author of "On Tyranny," explains that a person who is beholden to a lie isn't really free, and how accountability contributes to reinforcing the truth that releases a person from being caught up in a lie like Donald Trump's false claim to have won the 2020 election. Aired on 01/07/2021.

Millions of Americans could soon fall behind on rent and mortgages after a national eviction moratorium and forbearance on payments expire at the end of the year. Michael Sema, founder and CEO of Get a Rate, joins CBSN to discuss steps you can take to manage the situation.
Dr. Michelle McMurry-Heath of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization discusses the distribution of the Covid-19 vaccine and when most Americans can expect to have the vaccine available to them. Aired on 12/09/2020.
It's clear this Christmas is going to be unlike any other. So to keep things safe, many families are using technology like Zoom to at least gather virtually. "We just don't want to take any chances, so we're doing Christmas Zoom," Ashley Hutchings told Inside Edition. The family will stay safe in Connecticut, celebrating with their families on the big screen TV, though a few family members will meet outdoors from a safe distance to have a snowball fight.
Environment Secretary George Eustice says the way to avoid a third national lockdown is by 'observing the tiered approach'.

He added that 'you can't rule anything out' when asked by Sky News if the 'stay at home' measures could come back into force to keep coronavirus under control.

The minister also admitted it may be as late as 'next summer' until 'we can all start to get back to normal', dependent upon a vaccine.

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