Shields and Brooks on the sixth Democratic debate
February 11, 2016 at 11:45 PM EDT
171483171482disabledEpOVC-boaKE225058Tech companies shut down white nationalist sitesEvents in Charlottesville last week prompted the tech community to take steps against hate speech. Companies like Google have stopped hosting white nationalist websites, and Facebook and Twitter have shut down known white nationalists’ accounts. Cindy Cohn of the Electronic Frontier Foundation warns that the tactics used to silence neo-Nazis online could be used against others in the future.2017-08-19 03:52 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/RTS1BT0C-e1503175085744-320x196.jpg3003901429NqJzpLsnXtI225050Why are women joining the ‘alt-right’?After the violent “Unite the Right” white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last Saturday, the “alt-right” has come under renewed scrutiny. Its ideology rejects Jewish people, people of color, LGBTQ people and immigrants, and is dominated by white men -- so why are some women joining it? Harper’s Magazine’s Seyward Darby, who reported on the issue, joins Hari Sreenivasan.2017-08-19 03:21 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/RTS18LF2-320x196.jpg3003900502DnhnjsJ3zFg225004Boston hopes to prevent another CharlottesvilleBoston police and city officials are preparing for a self-titled "free speech" demonstration on Saturday, which comes in the wake of last weekend's white nationalist and white supremacist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia. John Yang learns more from Philip Martin of WGBH.2017-08-18 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/RTS1CBZV-320x196.jpg3003895044p_3jATPOlCg
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Hari Sreenivasan break down the performances of Sen. Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton in the PBS NewsHour Democratic Debate.