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Sending Gayle King to cover family separation story in Texas a great call by CBS News

Sending Gayle King to cover family separation story in Texas a great call by CBS News

What a great move by CBS News in sending Gayle King, its morning show co-host, to the Texas border to cover the cruel White House policy of separating immigrant children from their parents and housing them in empty big-box buildings and tents in Texas.

Last week, I praised MSNBC for looking at this story primarily through a moral lens rather than a political one as many other platforms were mistakenly doing. I think that orientation was one of the reasons MSNBC understood the magnitude of this story before much of the competition.

But if you want moral authority from a TV news personality, you can’t do much...

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