OAN: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

One America News, or OAN, is a far-right news network being embraced by President Trump at his coronavirus press briefings. John Oliver takes a look at who they are, how they report, and why they could be a big problem during the pandemic. Connect with Last Week Tonight online… Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight… Continue reading OAN: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Sinclair Broadcast Group: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Sinclair Broadcast Group is the largest owner of local TV stations in the country. That’s alarming considering that they often inject political views into local news. Connect with Last Week Tonight online… Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight YouTube channel for more almost news as it almost happens: www.youtube.com/user/LastWeekTonight Find Last Week Tonight on Facebook… Continue reading Sinclair Broadcast Group: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Homelessness: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

With homelessness increasing nationwide, John Oliver takes a look at the way we discuss the unhoused, what policy failures are making the problem worse, and how we can help. Connect with Last Week Tonight online… Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight YouTube channel for more almost news as it almost happens: www.youtube.com/lastweektonight Find Last Week… Continue reading Homelessness: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Misinformation: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

John Oliver discusses how misinformation spreads among immigrant diaspora communities, how little some platforms have done to stop it, and, most importantly, how to have a very good morning. Connect with Last Week Tonight online… Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight YouTube channel for more almost news as it almost happens: www.youtube.com/lastweektonight Find Last Week… Continue reading Misinformation: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Sponsored Content: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

John Oliver explains why the integrity of local news is so important, how sponsored content could damage that integrity, and why the Venus Veil is so much more than a blanket! (It’s not.) Connect with Last Week Tonight online… Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight YouTube channel for more almost news as it almost happens:… Continue reading Sponsored Content: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Afghanistan: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

John Oliver discusses the end of America’s war with Afghanistan, and the humanitarian crisis being left behind. Connect with Last Week Tonight online… Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight YouTube channel for more almost news as it almost happens: www.youtube.com/lastweektonight Find Last Week Tonight on Facebook like your mom would: www.facebook.com/lastweektonight Follow us on Twitter… Continue reading Afghanistan: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Journalism: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

The newspaper industry is suffering. That’s bad news for journalists — both real and fictional. Connect with Last Week Tonight online… Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight YouTube channel for more almost news as it almost happens: www.youtube.com/user/LastWeekTonight Find Last Week Tonight on Facebook like your mom would: Follow us on Twitter for news about… Continue reading Journalism: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Native Advertising: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

The line between editorial content and advertising in news media is blurrier and blurrier. That’s not bullshit. It’s repurposed bovine waste.

Housing Discrimination: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

John Oliver breaks down the long history of housing discrimination in the U.S., the damage it’s done, and, crucially, what we can do about it. Connect with Last Week Tonight online… Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight YouTube channel for more almost news as it almost happens: www.youtube.com/lastweektonight Find Last Week Tonight on Facebook like… Continue reading Housing Discrimination: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)