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The Beat with Ari Melber

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Ari Melber delivers the biggest political and news stories of the day, with interviews and original reporting from around the nation. An Emmy-winning journalist, attorney and former Senate staffer, Melber cuts through the spin and the noise to tell you what's really happening. Real news, every night.

Ari Melber delivers the biggest political and news stories of the day, with interviews and original reporting from around the nation. An Emmy-winning journalist, attorney and former Senate staffer, Melber cuts through the spin and the noise to tell you what's really happening. Real news, every night.

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Ari Melber delivers the biggest political and news stories of the day, with interviews and original reporting from around the nation. An Emmy-winning journalist, attorney and former Senate staffer, Melber cuts through the spin and the noise to tell you what's really happening. Real news, every night.

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English


Episodes

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

6/24/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Friday, June 24, and reports on the Supreme Court's ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade. Emily Bazelon, Maya Wiley, and Terry O'Neill join.

Duration:00:45:57

"Insanity": Trump aides rebuke deranged election plot

6/23/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Thursday, June 23, and reports on the latest Jan. 6 public hearing, Donald Trump's bid to put a loyalist in charge of the DOJ, and the trove of footage one filmmaker captured of the Trump family and aides in the months leading up to the insurrection. Neal Katyal and Nick Akerman join.

Duration:00:53:17

DOJ expands criminal probe into Trump "fake electors" plot

6/22/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Wednesday, June 22, and reports on the DOJ's criminal probe into Donald Trump's fake electors plot, the next Jan. 6 public hearing, GOP Senator Johnson's involvement in the coup plot, and the GOP's move away from the religious right. Michael Steele and Chai Komanduri join.

Duration:00:43:45

Trump’s voter fraud plot exposed by Republicans at hearing

6/21/2022
MSNBC’s Ari Melber hosts “The Beat” on Tuesday, June 21, and reports on the fourth Jan. 6 public hearing, the new revelations about the plot to deliver fraudulent electors to Mike Pence, and the evidence that Donald Trump coordinated with the RNC to overthrow the results of the 2020 presidential election. Nick Akerman, Michael Hirschorn, Michelle Goldberg, and Libby Casey join.

Duration:00:43:58

No authority: Evidence incriminates Trump and lawyer

6/20/2022
MSNBC’s Ari Melber hosts “The Beat” on Monday, June 20, and reports on the upcoming Jan. 6 public hearings, the outrage Americans feel after seeing the Jan. 6 committee’s evidence against Donald Trump, and the state of the U.S. economy. Neal Katyal, Jill Wine-Banks, and Dylan Ratigan join.

Duration:00:43:50

Smoking gun: Why Trump lawyer seeking pardon may sink Trump for illegal coup

6/17/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Friday, June 17 and reports on the smoking gun evidence that Trump lawyer John Eastman knew his coup plot was illegal and requested a pardon for himself. Also, as the Jan. 6 committee hearings are underway, HBO smash hit show "The Wire" celebrates its 20th anniversary. Stars Lance Reddick and Lawrence Gillian Junior join Ari Melber to discuss the former President’s penchant for “mob” tactics and parallels to "The Wire."

Duration:00:44:03

Jan. 6 hearing 3 shows the danger Mike Pence faced on day of attack

6/17/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Thursday, June 16, and reports on the third House January 6 committee hearing. Former Trump impeachment defense lawyer Robert Ray and Jan. 6 committee member Rep. Jamie Raskin join.

Duration:00:44:13

Bombshell evidence: Trump ally led MAGA fans on Capitol tour hours before attack

6/15/2022
MSNBC’s Ari Melber hosts “The Beat” on Wednesday, June 15, and reports on the new evidence in the Jan. 6 probe and the “big lie” candidates winning key races across the country. Former Watergate prosecutor Nick Akerman and The Washington Post’s Libby Casey join.

Duration:00:43:41

Newly released testimony: White House lawyer clashes with coup mastermind and Trump ally

6/14/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Tuesday, June 14, and reports on the latest in the Jan. 6 probe, the new testimony released by the Jan. 6 committee, and Fox News' efforts to push the "big lie." Maya Wiley, Emily Bazelon, and Senator Durbin join.

Duration:00:43:30

BONUS: Trump's secret Jan. 6 plot exposed

6/14/2022
In this bonus podcast, MSNBC's Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber highlights his coverage of the Jan. 6 probe and his interviews with Trump allies like Peter Navarro and Boris Epshteyn. Melber also features his conversations with an organizer of the Jan. 6 rally, Michael Cohen, and a witness from the Jan. 6 committee's first public hearing.

Duration:01:47:58

Jan. 6 committee dismantles Trump's election lies

6/13/2022
MSNBC’s Ari Melber hosts “The Beat” on Monday, June 13, and reports on the Jan. 6 committee’s public hearings, the evidence that shows Donald Trump knew he lost the election and lied anyway, and the bipartisan deal on gun reform. Rock icon John Mellencamp, Jan. 6 committee member Rep. Elaine Luria, The Nation's Elie Mystal, and Neal Katyal join.

Duration:00:43:28

"Attempted coup": Jan. 6 committee links Trump to election plot

6/10/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Friday, June 10, and reports on the Jan. 6 committee's first public hearing, the newly released evidence linking Trump directly to the coup, Fox News' handling of the hearing, and the GOP response to the hearing. Rep. Zoe Lofgren and Jan. 6 witness Nick Quested join.

Duration:00:44:25

Dems tout new evidence in Jan. 6 hearings

6/9/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Thursday, June 9, and reports on the Jan. 6 committee's public hearings and the GOP's hypocrisy over the insurrection. Mary Trump, Elie Mystal, and Michael Hirschorn join.

Duration:00:44:08

News from Ari: How to Listen to The January 6th Hearings

6/9/2022
Ari Melber will be contributing to MSNBC’s special coverage of the January 6th Hearings this month, beginning on Thursday, June 9th. Good news: you can listen to the full hearings, plus the team’s analysis before and after each hearing, as podcasts. The episodes will be dropping into The Rachel Maddow Show feed. Head there now and hit “follow” so you don’t miss a moment: https://link.chtbl.com/trms_tbwam.

Duration:00:00:27

BONUS: To end "Roe," GOP-appointed Justice says pregnant women were prosecuted in 1600s

6/8/2022
The unprecedented leak of a draft opinion by Justice Alito to overturn abortion rights is stoking nationwide debate, as many advocates and commentators warned GOP-appointed Justices would take this approach despite pledging otherwise at confirmation hearings. Ahead of the Supreme Court's final decision on "Roe," MSNBC's Ari Melber highlights his reporting on the topic, including his breaking coverage of the issue from the steps of the Supreme Court and his interviews on the topic with...

Duration:00:46:51

Mass shooting victims give emotional testimony to Congress

6/8/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Wednesday, June 8, and reports on the U.S. gun debate, the upcoming Jan. 6 public hearings, and Elon Musk's threats to kill his Twitter deal. Howard Dean joins.

Duration:00:44:45

New Evidence as Jan 6th Hearings Set to Begin

6/7/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, and reports on new evidence in the upcoming January 6 committee hearings, the gun violence epidemic in America, the ongoing trial of hip hop artists Young Thug and Gunna which uses lyrics as evidence, and the Atlanta DA probing Trump’s efforts to steal the election in Georgia.

Duration:00:44:43

Dems tout new evidence against Trump in Jan. 6 hearings

6/6/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Monday, June 6, and reports on the Jan. 6 committee's upcoming public hearings, gun violence in America, and Rupert Murdoch's grip on right-wing media. Tina Brown, Neal Katyal, and John Flannery join.

Duration:00:40:32

Peter Navarro indicted for defying insurrection probe

6/3/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Friday, June 3, and reports on the indictment of former Trump White House adviser Peter Navarro. Navarro has been indicted on contempt of Congress charges, and his arrest comes just one day after he spoke with Melber about the Jan. 6 probe. Michael Cohen and John Flannery join.

Duration:00:43:52

After defiance, Peter Navarro gets first criminal subpoena

6/2/2022
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Thursday, June 2, and reports on the House committee debate on gun laws and Trump White House aide Peter Navarro's criminal grand jury subpoena. Peter Navarro joins.

Duration:00:48:38