What to Expect from the Final January 6 Hearing
Ask Students: Who is interviewed in this piece, and what is her background? What will be the focus of the next Jan. 6 committee hearing, according to Lofgren?
Representative Zoe Lofgren (D) talkins to PBS NewsHour
The House committee investigating the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol will hold at least one more public hearing this week before concluding its work. Rep. Zoe Lofgren, a member of that committee, joins Geoff Bennett to discuss. For a transcript of this story, click here.
What questions do you still have about Jan. 6 that you hope the committee could answer?
Media Literacy: Do you know what the House committee has already uncovered about Jan. 6 and the effort to overturn the results of the previous presidential election? If not, where could you look to find out?
Using last year’s January 6, insurrection as a teachable moment, we assembled educational resources to help students reflect on the events leading up to and on that day, as well as resources that explore ongoing threats to the integrity of a democratic government, including how to foster media literacy and civil discourse, understand voter suppression and how to identify misinformation.