News with Ed -- November 30, 2017
Media men behaving badly: Sex toys, secret notes & sexual misconduct
RT’s forced foreign agent registration under FARA and loss of Capitol Hill press credentials empowers foreign regimes to restrict press freedom. Prof. Robin Andersen, communications and media studies professor at Fordham University, joins “News with Ed” to explain the value of foreign press and the “global, very diverse dialogue” they provide.
DEBATE: Taxes, tweets & the fall of Franken
New details are emerging about former “Today Show” host Matthew Lauer following allegations of sexual misconduct that emerged this week, including accusations of giving a coworker a sex toy along with a lewd note, exposing his genitals to fellow employees, and openly discussing which female staffers he wanted to take to bed. RT America’s Anya Parampil has more.