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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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NY

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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.

Language:

English


Episodes

Protestors march coast-to-coast as curfews near

6/2/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" and reports on the ongoing protests across the country amid Trump's threat of military force, and city wide curfews enacted.

Duration:00:47:24

FBI holds briefing on George Floyd death investigation

5/29/2020
MSNBC's The Beat with Ari Melber reports on the investigation of the death of George Floyd.

Duration:00:37:08

Experts survey key lessons from COVID outbreak

5/28/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" and reports on the chilling warnings ignored by President Trump before the pandemic outbreak.

Duration:00:45:16

Trump attacks Biden for following Trump admin's own mask guideline

5/26/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" on Tuesday, May 26.

Duration:00:45:01

Trump declares houses of worship essential, threatens governors

5/22/2020
In a special 90 minute edition of "The Beat," MSNBC's Ari Melber reports on the latest in Trump's coronavirus response, including new threats made against governors regarding places of worship. Director Michael Moore returns. Melber reports on VP Joe Biden's comments on race, stirring up controversy. Hollywood actor, comedian and producer Kevin Hart makes his debut on The Beat! A special report on the impact of "The Last Dance" -- a documentary 22 years in the making.

Duration:01:08:30

Breaking: Man who took video arrested for murder of Ahmaud Arbery

5/22/2020
MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" and reports on the latest arrest in the murder investigation of Ahmaud Arbery. The artist Wale also joins to discuss his newly released video tackling injustice in the prison system, now highlighted by the coronavirus pandemic.

Duration:00:45:06

New pressure on Pompeo amidst revelations of elite taxpayer-funded dinners

5/20/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat."

Duration:00:45:39

As medical experts warn of insufficient testing, top Trump official urges reopening

5/19/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" and reports on the Trump administration urging the country to reopen without a testing strategy. Melber also reports on presidential leadership during types of tragedy.

Duration:00:46:43

Coronavirus blame game erupts inside West Wing

5/18/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" as Trump's administration diverts coronavirus response blame to CDC. Rep. Val Demings also joins.

Duration:00:46:25

Bonus: Playwright Jeremy O. Harris talks to Ari Melber from his lockdown pad in London

5/17/2020
In this bonus podcast episode, Playwright Jeremy O. Harris talks with MSNBC's Ari Melber on Instagram live.

Duration:00:48:13

Trump declares 'we are back' without vaccine as virus death spikes

5/15/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" and reports on Trump's latest victory claim despite more COVID related deaths. Co-author of "The Art of the Deal" and Rapper Scarface join.

Duration:00:46:16

'He knew': After leaving prison, GOP aide busts ex-boss Chris Christie for Bridgegate

5/14/2020
“I have regretted this for 7 years:” Speaking for the first time after the SCOTUS overturned his conviction in the Bridgegate scandal, Former Chris Christie Appointee Bill Baroni reflects on his role in the plot in an exclusive interview with MSNBC's "The Beat with Ari Melber."

Duration:00:46:11

Manfort's early prison release sparks outrage over impartial justice

5/13/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" and reports on the latest in Trump's DOJ – his former campaign manager Paul Manafort's early release from prison. Chairman Jerry Nadler joins Ari Melber with breaking news on his calls for Attorney Bill Barr to appear before Congress.

Duration:00:45:52

Dr. Fauci: U.S. does not have "total control" over virus

5/12/2020
MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" and reports on Dr. Fauci breaking with Trump over his reopening message. Former Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal joins Former Federal prosecutor Maya Wiley to discuss the SCOTUS hearings over Trump's tax returns.

Duration:00:45:27

Trump worried West Wing outbreak undermines his message to reopen country

5/11/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber reports on the latest in the coronavirus pandemic including West Wing staffers testing positive for coronavirus, as one staffer argues it is 'scary to go to work.'

Duration:00:46:34

Bonus: MSNBC's Ari Melber sits down with Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson, Vic Mensa

5/10/2020
This bonus podcast episode features Ari Melber's extended interviews with 50 Cent and Vic Mensa.

Duration:01:01:47

Vice President Pence's Press Security tests positive for coronavirus

5/8/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" and reports on VP Press Security, and wife of trusted Trump aide, testing positive for coronavirus. Rep. Adam Schiff, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, Fat Joe and Bill Kristol join.

Duration:00:45:05

Trump's 'close' valet tests positive for coronavirus

5/7/2020
MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" and reports on the latest in the coronavirus pandemic, including a valet close to Trump testing positive for COVID-19. Melber also reports on Trump's Department of Justice latest move to overturn a key ruling in the Mueller investigation.

Duration:00:44:51

Poll: Majority of Americans concerned about reopening country

5/6/2020
MSNBC's Ari Melber hosts "The Beat" as new polls reveal Americans are concerned about reopening the country, and the growing efforts to "shame" others into adhering to public safety guidelines. Melber reports on the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, an unarmed black jogger gunned down in Georgia.

Duration:00:45:11