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Topic: 2020 Presidential Election

The 2020 U.S. presidential election was a closely contested and highly polarizing event, with disputes over the integrity of the electoral process and efforts by former President Donald Trump to overturn the results.

More on: 2020 Presidential Election

The podcast episodes provided cover a wide range of topics related to the 2020 presidential election, including Donald Trump's efforts to overturn the results, the Supreme Court's rulings on presidential immunity, the spread of election misinformation by conservative media outlets, and the broader implications for American democracy.

Several episodes, such as Trump's Triumphant R.N.C. and Biden's Dilemma, Rule and divide: Donald Trump is judged immune, and Trump Wins Broad Immunity, discuss Trump's attempts to challenge the election outcome and the legal battles that ensued. Other episodes, like #1549 Fox News is worse than we imagined or: they all knew they were lying and Fiona Hill, explore the role of right-wing media and former Trump officials in perpetuating false claims about election fraud.

The podcast episodes also touch on related topics such as the January 6th Capitol riots (U.S. GOP shows unique rejection of democracy with embrace of Trump: Maddow), the impact on voting rights and election integrity (SCOTUS's South Carolina Decision Isn't The Only Voting Rights Fight To Watch), and the broader implications for American democracy (UNLOCKED: Democracy and Its Discontents).

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