After accusations that he mischaracterized the Mueller investigation’s findings, Attorney General William Barr blames the media for muddling the story. This week, On the Media dissects Barr’s deflections. And, how a Jewish satirist uses grotesque caricatures to cut to the heart of the discourse on antisemitism and why effectively combating hate requires building coalitions. Plus, how ABC's The View became one of the biggest political stages on television.
1. Dahlia Lithwick , host of the Amicus podcast and write at Slate, on Barr's mischaracterization of the Mueller report.
2. Leo Ferguson , organizer with Jews for Racial and Economic Justice, on the ways to understand and combat antisemitism.
3. Eli Valley , comic artist and satirist, on feeling gaslit by the antisemitism debate.
4. Ramin Setoodah , author of Ladies Who Punch: The Explosive Inside Story of The View and the New York bureau chief for Variety, on The View's surprising role in American politics.