The Newsmakers

Is the US Justice System Unjust?

On August 25th 2020 Kyle Rittenhouse shot three people, killing two at a Black Lives Matter protest in Kenosha, Wisconsin. On Friday he was acquitted of all charges after a jury says he was acting in self-defence. His testimony may have convinced the jurors, but many others were outraged. The Rittenhouse case isn't the only trial that's brought America's racial divide back into the spotlight. The trial of the white men who killed Black jogger Ahmaud Arbery is nearing its end too, and just like in the Rittenhouse trial, the defence claims they were acting in self-defence, the prosecution however says that racism was a key factor. Guests: Nate Lerner Democratic Strategist and Build the Wave Founder Kelechi Egwim APPEAL Executive Director Joseph Haynes Davis Lawyer and Criminal Justice Expert

Picture This: Brussels Attacks Anniversary

Picture This: Brussels Attacks Anniversary

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy and Australia Redefining Racism

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy and Australia Redefining Racism

Showcase: 'I Am Not Madame Bovary'

Showcase: 'I Am Not Madame Bovary'

Is Anwar Raslan Verdict a Step Towards Justice for Syrians?

Is Anwar Raslan Verdict a Step Towards Justice for Syrians?

Calm After the Storm: What's Next for Kazakhstan?

Calm After the Storm: What's Next for Kazakhstan?

Russia-Ukraine Tensions: Can Diplomacy De-escalate the Situation?

Russia-Ukraine Tensions: Can Diplomacy De-escalate the Situation?

20 Years On: What Will It Take to Close Guantanamo Bay?

20 Years On: What Will It Take to Close Guantanamo Bay?

France's EU Presidency: Will Macron's Domestic Objectives Shape His EU Agenda?

France's EU Presidency: Will Macron's Domestic Objectives Shape His EU Agenda?

Capitol Riot: How Divided is the US One Year After Jan 6 Siege?

Capitol Riot: How Divided is the US One Year After Jan 6 Siege?

Kazakhstan Unrest: Could Fallout Over Eurasia’s Soaring Fuel Prices Spread?

Kazakhstan Unrest: Could Fallout Over Eurasia’s Soaring Fuel Prices Spread?

Political Turmoil in Sudan: Nationwide Protests Push PM Hamdok to Resign

Political Turmoil in Sudan: Nationwide Protests Push PM Hamdok to Resign

2021 in Review: Coups, Conflict and COVID

2021 in Review: Coups, Conflict and COVID

COVID Cases Hit Record Levels Across the Globe

COVID Cases Hit Record Levels Across the Globe

China's Relationship With the Hong Kong Press

China's Relationship With the Hong Kong Press

Iraq: Can Muqtada al Sadr Form an Effective Government?

Iraq: Can Muqtada al Sadr Form an Effective Government?

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