Manage episode 282297891 series 2782881
January 6th 2021 will be remembered as the day the insurrection incited online by Donald Trump against the result of the Presidential election took over Capitol Hill and led the death of 5 people. Social media disinformation, some of it from the President himself, has stoked tensions to fever pitch. What will be the long term impact of so much poison being pumped into the political system in America? Damian Collins MP discusses with Clint Watts, a Senior Fellow at the Center for Cyber and Homeland Security at George Washington University. Dr Charles Kriel discusses how Trump has been taken off the major social media platforms in response.