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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Bakari Sellers & former aide to President Bush Scott Jennings about the firestorm over tweets from ESPN's sports anchor Jemele Hill critical of President Trump for being a white supremacist. [SELLERS - offer views on the view from the White House that Hill, an African-American woman, should be fired: she did not speak an untruth, the firing of ESPN;s Curt Schilling for three actions.] [JENNINGS - offer views on how the free market should decide but she is not free of the consequences of her speech, the president's success of attacking the media: it is a political strategy, backs the right to free speech.]
- Cooper, Anderson
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