INTRODUCING APPLE NEWS TODAY: Every weekday morning, hosts Shumita Basu and Duarte Geraldino bring you up to speed on the biggest stories of the day — and how the world’s top journalists are covering them.

Monday, January 11, 2021

Democrats prepare to impeach Trump

House Democrats are preparing to impeach President Trump. They seem to agree he must be held accountable for the attack on the U.S. Capitol, but not on how best to go about doing it.

Also on today’s show: New details emerge about the attack on the Capitol, social media platforms remove Trump, and how crowd-sourcing is being used to identify those who took part in the insurrection.

Tech giants crack down on the president’s social media accounts

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About Our Hosts

Shumita Basu is a broadcast journalist with public-radio roots. She’s drawn to vivid narratives and accountability journalism and especially admires local reporters who own their beats.

Duarte Geraldino is a longtime broadcast journalist, editor, and TED speaker. He’s passionate about journalism that focuses on economic justice and migration, and that amplifies voices that are too often silenced.