Yamiche Alcindor

PBS’s Alcindor on Democrat Impeachment Double Standard: ‘Wasn’t Storming of the Capitol’ After Maxine Waters, Kamala Harris Speeches

PBS correspondent and MSNBC political contributor Yamiche Alcindor said Tuesday during the network’s coverage of the second impeachment trial of Donald Trump that the comparison expected by Trump’s legal team of speeches given by Democrats to Trump’s on January 6 is not valid because those speeches did not result in a deadly riot.

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Warren: I Would Close Gitmo

During Thursday’s “PBS NewsHour” Politico Democratic debate, 2020 presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) pledge to close the Guantanamo Bay detention facility if she is elected president. Moderator Yamiche Alcindor asked, “Would you pledge to finally close the detention facility,

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gestures as she delivers an economic policy speech on December 12, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire. The Iowa Caucuses are less than two months away. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)