US: The spectacle and scrutiny of the January 6 hearings

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US: The spectacle and scrutiny of the January 6 hearings

Donald Trump had the Big Lie. Now, investigators in Congress are televising what they hope might be the Big Truth. Will these made-for-TV hearings break through to enough of the American public?

Contributors: Alex Shephard – Staff writer, New Republic Molly Jong-Fast – Contributing writer, The Atlantic Angelo Carusone – President & CEO, Media Matters for America Hugo Lowell – Congressional reporter, The Guardian

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Contributors: Anamik Saha – Communications and cultural studies lecturer, Goldsmiths Raeshem Nijhon – Co-founder, Culture House Edna Liliana Valencia Murillo – Cultural consultant, ‘Encanto’