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Media Misses: The Hill’s softball story on Jared Kushner

If you’re ignoring the Saudis’ $2 billion deal, you’re missing the real Kushner story

Today’s installment of the short video series “Media Misses” by Steven Beschloss and me looks at a story by The Hill about Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner saying he won’t rejoin the administration if Trump wins. In a mind-blowing omission, the story doesn’t mention that Kushner got a $2 billion investment from the Saudis after his friendly treatment of the Saudi dictators when he was in the White House.

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A short video series calling out journalism's failures to effectively confront right-wing extremism. Produced in collaboration with Steven Beschloss.