Escalating: Impeachment Drama, Bill Blockers, People-Movers
Former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testified in the ongoing impeachment hearings today. She described how her anti-corruption efforts earned her powerful enemies in Ukraine, and led to a smear campaign against her inside the Trump Administration. We’ll explain how Yovanovitch’s testimony today also got under Trump’s skin. Meanwhile, Chanel Miller stopped by Skimm HQ this week and shared a powerful message for other survivors of sexual assault. Also on today’s show: why the most interesting thing about a fancy new Starbucks isn’t the coffee.
Float On: US-Ukraine Relations, Google Cache, Swimming Cows
Pardon Me?: War Crimes, Hong Kong Schools, Bye Bye Bei Bei
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