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Kresta in the Afternoon – January 19, 2021 – Hour 1

Kresta Comments: We Live by Truth, Not Lies

On the last day of the Trump presidency, Al reviews some examples that show how Trump’s opponents continue to show they misunderstand why 74 million people voted for him and reflects on how Jesus is still Lord.

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Finding Peace in a Difficult Moment

Harvard Students Request to Revoke Graduate Diplomas from Prominent Trump Supporters

Clinton suggests Putin may have known about riot in Capitol, Pelosi wants 9/11 commission-type probe

CNN’s Don Lemon doubles down on lumping all Trump voters with Klansmen, Nazis: ‘I believe what I said’

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The Tragic Fire that Sparked a Lifelong Friendship

On January 19, 2000, a fire raged through Seton Hall University’s freshman dormitory, killing three students and injuring 58 others. Among the victims were Shawn Simons and Alvaro Llanos, roommates from poor neighborhoods who made their families proud by getting into college. They managed to escape, but both were burned terribly. But the story was just beginning. Robin Gaby Fisher joins us with more.

Robin Gaby Fisher

Robin Gaby Fisher is the New York Times bestselling author of “After the Fire; A True Story of Friendship and Survival” and “The Boys of the Dark; A Story of Betrayal and Redemption in the Deep South. She is a two-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Feature Writing and a member of a Pulitzer Prize-winning team at The Star-Ledger. She teaches Journalism at Rutgers University in Newark, New Jersey.

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