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Tom Brokaw, Joy Reid accusations demand independent investigations at NBC

Tom Brokaw, Joy Reid accusations demand independent investigations at NBC

Allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior on the part of former NBC anchorman Tom Brokaw and a confusing maybe-apology by Joy Reid on her MSNBC show Saturday for homophobic posts that she might have written demand independent investigations by NBC News.

That’s what I said Sunday on CNN’s “Reliable Sources” in a conversation with host Brian Stelter. You can see it here.

The allegations against Brokaw were made by Linda Vester who worked at NBC News in the 1990s. She said Brokaw, who was then the network’s anchorman of its...

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