In his letter to Congress, U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr wrote that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report showed no Russian collusion during the 2016 presidential campaign. President Trump says the investigation “totally exonerated” him. But the Mueller report was more ambiguous on the question of whether Trump obstructed justice.
What is obstruction of justice?
From this Episode:
Analyzing Attorney General Barr’s decision to not pursue obstruction of justice charges against Trump
In his letter to Congress, U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr wrote that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report showed no Russian collusion during the 2016 presidential...
9 min, 13 sec
What does the partial exoneration of Trump mean for the media?
Many people on the left are disappointed with Robert Mueller’s report. There was a nearly two year buildup to it.
8 min, 45 sec
The prison consulting gig: Helping white collar criminals face the music
In the wake of the college admissions scandal, wealthy parents, students, and coaches have to face the fact they might end up in prison. Justin Paperny helps prepare white...
9 min, 38 sec
Music inspired by current events, including the 50th anniversary of Woodstock
We discuss “Heaven & Hell” by Vangelis, the theme song to Carl Sagan’s 1980 PBS series “Cosmos,” which is celebrating its 40th anniversary next year; “Desire” by Talk Talk,...
12 min, 28 sec