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Great Lengths: Democrats on the Mic, March for Life, Grammys Drama

January 24, 2020
House Democrats are wrapping up three days of opening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump. Before Trump’s...

Noble Intentions: Quarantines, Genocide Prevention, Profit-Sharing

January 23, 2020
China is turning to massive quarantines to stop the spread of coronavirus. Now, millions are impacted as transportation comes to a halt...

Check Up: Coronavirus, Impeachment Managers, Negotiating

January 22, 2020
Hundreds of people have been infected by a virus that originated in China. Now, a case has been diagnosed in the US, too. We’ll explain...

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In today’s world, context is clarity. "Skimm This" breaks down the most important stories of the day and explains why they matter. All in 10 minutes. Every Monday through Friday. All at 5PM.

More Episodes

Great Lengths: Democrats on the Mic, March for Life, Grammys Drama

January 24, 2020
House Democrats are wrapping up three days of opening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump. Before Trump’s...

Noble Intentions: Quarantines, Genocide Prevention, Profit-Sharing

January 23, 2020
China is turning to massive quarantines to stop the spread of coronavirus. Now, millions are impacted as transportation comes to a halt...

Check Up: Coronavirus, Impeachment Managers, Negotiating

January 22, 2020
Hundreds of people have been infected by a virus that originated in China. Now, a case has been diagnosed in the US, too. We’ll explain...

All Talk: Davos, Impeachment Trial Rules, Big Endorsement

January 21, 2020
The world’s biggest movers and shakers are packing up their skis and heading to a place called Davos in the Swiss Alps. That’s right:...

Warning Signs: Media Access, Privacy Please, China’s Birth Rate

January 17, 2020
All eyes are on the Senate in the run up to next week’s impeachment trial. But new rules could make it difficult, or even impossible, to...

Take An Oath: Impeachment Trial, New Russian PM, Prohibition

January 16, 2020
Something new started today: the impeachment trial of the President of the United States. We’ll explain how a one-man media circus gave...