Political Gabfest on marriage equality, forgiving Brian Williams, and campus sexual assault.

Can We Forgive Brian Williams?

Can We Forgive Brian Williams?

Slate's weekly political roundtable.
Feb. 13 2015 11:04 AM

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Listen to Slate's show about the marriage equality confusion in Alabama, whether we should forgive Brian Williams, and Emily Bazelon's story about a campus sexual assault charge.

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss the legal battle for gay marriage in Alabama, David Brooks’ piece on whether to forgive Brian Williams, and Emily’s New York Times Magazine cover story about an alleged sexual assault at Stanford University.

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