Entertainment Will Smith & Trevor Noah to Have In-Depth Discussion About 14th Amendment - Watch the Teaser
Trump’s false claim that impeachment violates the First Amendment, explained
No, Trump does not have a constitutional right to lie with impunity.The brief’s primary arguments are constitutional. It claims that the Constitution does not permit an impeachment proceeding against a former official. And the brief also argues that Trump is immune from impeachment because the actions which led to that impeachment are protected by the First Amendment.
and are educating people about the 14th Amendment and social justice.
To celebrate the launch of, Smith -- executive producer and host of the Netflix six-part docuseries -- will go live with The Daily Show host and special guests to discuss the new series and the future of social justice.
This 40-minute panel will continue the series’ conversation on where we stand with the 14th Amendment, the future of social justice and the new leaders moving it forward. The first teaser for Amend: A Discussion on The Series and the Promise of America was shared on Friday, with the full discussion to be released onand TikTok on Feb. 27 at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m
Senate is playing the dangerous game with the 14th Amendment
A censure resolution should condemn his remarks but finish there.Censure is not mentioned in the Constitution and is just a resolution expressing the view of Congress. Nevertheless, such a statement can be important in allowing for bipartisan, bicameral condemnation. It is also now seen as a type of shadow impeachment. A Senate trial could actually work to Trump's advantage if it ended in acquittal. For the first time, the House used a snap impeachment and sent the Senate no record to support its impeachment article. As in past impeachments, the Senate could refuse to call witnesses and vote on the record, or lack thereof.
Amend: The Fight for America "deploys a groundbreaking narrative format featuring a number of luminaries (Mahershala Ali, Diane Lane, Samuel L. Jackson, Pedro Pascal, Yara Shahidi, and more) breathing life into speeches and writings by the 14th Amendment’s most ardent advocates and foes (including Frederick Douglass, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Andrew Johnson) with insights from an inclusive array of contemporary thought leaders and experts," per the logline.
The show is also described as "is a powerful, multimedia journey through American history that encourages viewers to question what a 'United States' really means."
ET. Amend: The Fight for America is now available globally on Netflix.
The House will vote Thursday to remove Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from her committees .
In response, a cadre of pro-Trump lawmakers are trying to strip Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar from of her committee assignments for controversial remarks.Hoyer said he and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., spoke by phone Wednesday in a last-ditch effort to reach a compromise over how to address the freshman lawmakers incendiary statements. But after the conversation, Hoyer told Capitol Hill reporters the full House will vote to remove Greene from her committees on Thursday, saying "it is clear there is no alternative.