WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the ongoing murder trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer charged in the death of George Floyd. In testimony Thursday, pulmonary specialist Martin Tobin said Floyd died of a lack of oxygen from being pinned to the pavement with Chauvin's knee on his neck.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock reviews President Joe Biden's first news conference Thursday, in which Biden discussed top issues such as immigration, U.S. relations with China, and the legislative filibuster.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock comments on an ABC interview in which President Joe Biden said New York Governor Andrew Cuomo should resign, if an investigation confirms claims that Cuomo committed sexual harassment.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses a Siena College poll finding roughly half of New Yorkers want Governor Andrew Cuomo to stay in office, despite calls for the Democrat to resign amid multiple allegations of sexual harassment and an investigation into his administration's handling of COVID-19 in nursing homes.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Joe Biden's meeting with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador Monday, and comments on reports that former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been sentenced to prison on corruption charges.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Joe Biden's decision to order air strikes in Syria Thursday, and comments on reports that the Senate Parliamentarian has barred the inclusion of a minimum wage increase in the next COVID-19 relief bill.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the Tuesday Senate hearing in which former Capitol security officials blamed intelligence agencies for the breakdown of security that contributed to last month's deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol.