RNC 2020 & Kenosha: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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John Oliver discusses a week that saw the Republican National Convention, a horrific series of shootings in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and a strike in professional sports -- three stories that are really one story, about race in America.
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  • Lillie Ampurra
    Lillie Ampurra19 timer siden

    these always hit harder with the silence at the end...

  • T Lindsay
    T LindsayDag siden

    The amount of respect I have lost for your work after finding out you’re associated with the next for autism event is astronomical. If you can’t do the one google search it takes to listen to autistic voices on this matter, then I dont trust you to properly research your stories. Nothing about us, without us!

  • King Whitcopf
    King WhitcopfDag siden

    He sounds like he's trying not to cry at the end holy fuck

  • Dank Christianity
    Dank Christianity6 dager siden

    1:46 ...not wanting the world to end is considered extremism??? America’s capitalist zeal is what’s extreme jfc

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    Richard Rivera9 dager siden

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  • ArthurDentJr
    ArthurDentJr10 dager siden

    I generally agree with J. Oliver on most matters, including this one. There are still many issues with rasism in both the US and the EU. There are many halfwits like that Sheriff, the former American POTUS and his family etc. However! Mr. Oliver, try being white in, for example, subsaharan Africa! I am speaking from experience as a white European male who has been places. I'd suggest you try that, and then you will see that the rasism in the USA is simply dwarfed by what you will be subjected to there. While in America and Europe the majority of the society will come to your defence whenever you are racially attacked, down there the society will not even bother to look for your bones in the jungle. So, yes, let's keep trying to improve ourselves. Let's remember however, that angry retorics of the kind you are sporting in this episode will only create more confrontation and division. Yes, I am a liberal. However, in this episode you made me begin to reconsider my liberal views.

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  • Duey Ledbetter
    Duey Ledbetter13 dager siden

    The only difference between the GOP and the RNC is optics. Both will protect this corrupt system with every ounce of strength they have.

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  • Thirst Fast
    Thirst Fast14 dager siden

    How is it that the symbol of the republican party is a majestic African animal?

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    Malik The mad man14 dager siden

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  • Jamie Larsen
    Jamie Larsen19 dager siden

    The worst part about what happened in Kenosha, WI (take it from someone who lives in Wisconsin) is that there were advertisements on the radio that would have a testimony from a "small business owner" and then a secondary message after that that would go say something like (might be paraphrased, because it's now april 2021 and it's been a while since I've heard the adverts) "Joe Biden is weak, and this will happen when he is leader. Vote Trump to prevent this from happening". I remember just sitting in my car before work listening to the advert and going "Biden isn't currently president, we don't know if he will be a weak or bad leader. This happened under Trump, this already happened."

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  • Man of Allah

    Man of Allah

    10 dager siden

    When the imposter is sus

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    A1 S21 dag siden

    6:50 look at her hands

  • Person_4

    Person_4

    11 dager siden

    I- I think I shouldn't have seen that

  • Soozee Law
    Soozee Law22 dager siden

    What the F??!! Blatant lies from the get go!! Delusional garbage they are and continue to be.

  • nathan mckenzie

    nathan mckenzie

    19 dager siden

    What did he lie about?

  • alucard86
    alucard8622 dager siden

    Is there something wrong with John Oliver? who is writing this scripts?

  • Hypernova Needs A Chill Pill
    Hypernova Needs A Chill Pill22 dager siden

    Feels nice to look at 2020 and think *wow im glad i never had to live through that* [american chuckling]

  • Aaron Janusch
    Aaron Janusch22 dager siden

    I've been telling people I'm Canadian for the past 4 years.

  • Person_4

    Person_4

    11 dager siden

    The fact that I can be reasonably smug about being British is really not a good sign

  • Abren

    Abren

    17 dager siden

    Funny. I've been hiding the fact that I'm a Californian for the past... well, forever.

  • J King
    J King23 dager siden

    Conservatives: “protest curfew good” Also Conservatives: “covid curfew bad”

  • Michael.
    Michael.23 dager siden

    WE’D BE ONE STEP CLOSER TO GOVERNMENT RUN HEALTHCARE.” ...The horror.

  • Human Person
    Human Person24 dager siden

    Just a word of warning, this is the stereotype other countries have of America.

  • Edward Day

    Edward Day

    18 dager siden

    Stereotype? No no this IS America and because of that this is how the rest of the world sees you.

  • nathan mckenzie

    nathan mckenzie

    19 dager siden

    Ita basically the truth

  • Colby Starr
    Colby Starr25 dager siden

    They didn't show the part where 3 people tried to attack Rittenhouse.

  • Pyro Magic
    Pyro Magic25 dager siden

    Kyle Rittenhouse did nothing wrong.

  • Paul Wiehe

    Paul Wiehe

    15 dager siden

    Other then kill people?

  • spongeaang98

    spongeaang98

    20 dager siden

    Other than drive across state lines with an illegal firearm and intentionally provoking others to kill them?

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    Lil Nas x From Poland27 dager siden

    He’s getting angrier

  • ben taylor

    ben taylor

    26 dager siden

    He has reason to

  • Absolutely Everyone
    Absolutely Everyone27 dager siden

    I just wanna say (liberal as fuck here) I always kinda took the lyrics to cotton eyed joe as more of a he has nice eyes and ladies liked him so I’m not married yet kind of song lol. Good joke on John’s part but it’s a silly innocent song haha

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  • GABX P
    GABX P29 dager siden

    19:42 I just don’t agree with that at all. Breaking onto private property. BREAKING DOWN A GATE. Is in NO WAY peaceful.

  • GABX P
    GABX P29 dager siden

    I don’t have a problem with the two who protected their property from the mob. BLM RIOTERS, break down a gate, storm private property, and then get held at gunpoint, isn’t a racist incident.

  • Gabe Robison
    Gabe Robison29 dager siden

    If I had god powers Kyle Rittenhouse would spontaneously boil alive

  • Nitin K
    Nitin K29 dager siden

    Wow The sheriff nazi

  • Nitin K
    Nitin K29 dager siden

    So fucked up

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  • mlungisi ndlovu
    mlungisi ndlovuMåned siden

    Lol no homo but you might be a weakling but you are tough with words...big up

  • mlungisi ndlovu
    mlungisi ndlovuMåned siden

    I'm your biggest fan foureyes(john oliver) big up

  • mlungisi ndlovu
    mlungisi ndlovuMåned siden

    If i didn't know any white people and i would think that all white people are racist based on how they act or maybe I've been brainwashed but I like Natallie so here is my plea..please white people have common sense to be good and do good or your hatred will be your downfall

  • mlungisi ndlovu
    mlungisi ndlovuMåned siden

    America is racist, black people in America rise up,there a place for you here in south africa

  • mlungisi ndlovu
    mlungisi ndlovuMåned siden

    Very informative foureyes

  • mlungisi ndlovu
    mlungisi ndlovuMåned siden

    You are owesome foureyes

  • Sarah Connor
    Sarah ConnorMåned siden

    What an absolute JOKE john is😂 Pathetic wank

  • ben taylor

    ben taylor

    26 dager siden

    Nice capitalisation, at least you did something with this comment

  • Caleb Hicks
    Caleb HicksMåned siden

    so people rioting, looting, terrorizing the public, destroying businesses and personal property are up standing upstanding citizens in your books?, yeah okay

  • ben taylor

    ben taylor

    6 dager siden

    @Caleb Hicks peaceful protectors not protests. The issue is the police and the rioters are both a massive problem. Solving the rioters won't work, thats why the riots got so bad. Fixing police is the only real solution that works.

  • Caleb Hicks

    Caleb Hicks

    6 dager siden

    so people should just be allowed to go around doing near enough the same fucking thing as a reaction to those things?....terrorising the public and killing civilians? this is exactly what those assholes did, do you people even look into the actual facts on these matters there were whole news articles covering this, I can't remember now, the exact figure but a lot people died and many more injured, in those so called "peaceful" protests

  • Caleb Hicks

    Caleb Hicks

    6 dager siden

    did you even take the time to even look into the statistics? they didn't just smash up one or two shops in a few towns those fucks demolished entire areas over multiple states! hardly counts as a small minority of those "peaceful" Protesters.

  • ben taylor

    ben taylor

    26 dager siden

    So police murder, theft of civil funds, planting evidence and terrorising the public, killing civilians and confiscating personal property is the action of an upstanding police service in your book? Yeah, okay

  • The Viewer

    The Viewer

    29 dager siden

    97% of the protest were/are peaceful. Almost all of that 3% were turned violent by the police. Don't think John called police upstanding citizens.

  • Sheldon Quamina
    Sheldon QuaminaMåned siden

    I’m definitely not moving to America only Disney Cruise and Disney world for me at least there I’ll be safe thank you captain Mikey you’re my real hero

  • Crimson Sky
    Crimson SkyMåned siden

    U can see how even when he delivers jokes, he is furious about what is happening

  • Bill Sexton
    Bill SextonMåned siden

    Gonna be honest I think this is the first time I've ever heard Jared speak. Still too soon.

  • Jacob
    JacobMåned siden

    15:30 is pretty damning

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  • liam nehren
    liam nehrenMåned siden

    most of the problems in the USA stem from allowing the rich to throw around their power in US politics. they need to change their system to specifically excluded the rich from politics, they don't need the protection of a government: they're rich. if they don't like the rules they can leave, they aren't actually necessary individuals for the country. Remove the middle class: the country falls, remove the lower class: the country falls But! Remove the Rich: and people would barely notice.

  • liam nehren

    liam nehren

    29 dager siden

    @The Viewer lol what?

  • The Viewer

    The Viewer

    29 dager siden

    So... eat the rich?

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  • Matt Ginley
    Matt GinleyMåned siden

    The Republican Party is a shitstain on America.

  • aditya shanker
    aditya shankerMåned siden

    Wtf😶

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  • JustA Dad
    JustA DadMåned siden

    Most people are thinking? Never ever thought that thought once, unless it went somewhere along the lines of "what would the most terrible human being say about low level crime. What would Trump think, Fox News or the far left?"

  • tasmanian Mapper
    tasmanian MapperMåned siden

    Coton eye joe also helps you find out who's Austrlaia cause the Australians will start doing "the nutbush"

  • Kacy Roush
    Kacy RoushMåned siden

    Okay, I am with him 100%, but I have to admit my dirty secret shame. Whenever Cotton Eye Joe comes on, I cannot help but to jump up and dance along.

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    Aron KovacsMåned siden

    The DNC convention bit aged like milk

  • [insert name here]
    [insert name here]Måned siden

    Does anyone just watch all of John Oliver's pieces for hours and just hope the apocalypse comes faster?

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  • Mafia1997
    Mafia1997Måned siden

    “I’m just saying what everyone is afraid to say.” Ive only ever heard white people say that shit.

  • Kalman Caganteuber
    Kalman CaganteuberMåned siden

    Stop normalizing violating restraining orders or putting children at risk while committing crimes.

  • Kalman Caganteuber
    Kalman CaganteuberMåned siden

    How much we know now about both events just goes to show how awfully useless these shows are as far as infinitive messages go.

  • Kalman Caganteuber
    Kalman CaganteuberMåned siden

    Less than a minute in, and two misleading statements regarding how he described the Kenosha events.🤔

  • Antigone
    AntigoneMåned siden

    So a man stole, abused, and raped a woman and she called the police. He decided to fight and grab a weapon and his death is a result of her and his actions? Vid didn't age well. No white people called the police and the white people who responded tried to peacefully end the confrontation at the house.

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  • Mano_LaMancha
    Mano_LaManchaMåned siden

    It's March of 2021, and David Beth is still a fucking Sheriff.

  • Sir Clifford Drake Malcolm Jackson
    Sir Clifford Drake Malcolm JacksonMåned siden

    Shouldve had gilbert godfried come back!! I probably messed up his name!! Sorry!

  • Khazar Rec
    Khazar RecMåned siden

    Nice show, again shocking truth spiraling out of control in the USA. But you got one thing wrong here, and as a person of Germany, i mean it by saying: its not 1940, but still 2021 Germany. Discrimination against women (highest gender pay gap in eu), against foreigners (burning facilities), even against young people (young lives dont matter) and against old people, that are not rich (here we only care about the rich 60+ folks) is still a thing here right now. And because of this trust in the ellective system that has been destroyed, guess what parties people vote for, now? Jepp, fucking Nazis, welcome to Nazi Germany 2.0!

  • Maus

    Maus

    Måned siden

    So the EU (German empire 2.0) still exists? Shocker.

  • Nell Gwyn
    Nell GwynMåned siden

    Just to comment on the Sheriff suggesting concentration camps: how does he still have his job 2 years after that statement? Over here in Germany that sort of thing is a crime, you can't just call for this sort of stuff and get away with it. He is suggesting Genocide, how is he working in Law enforcement?!

  • Maus

    Maus

    Måned siden

    As you said, this is america we are talking about.

  • Benjamin Etim
    Benjamin EtimMåned siden

    24,000 racists disliked this video. That's the real problem

  • Prof. Awesome
    Prof. AwesomeMåned siden

    1:48 ähm....is that supposed to be a bad thing? Serious question!

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  • Gregory S
    Gregory SMåned siden

    Can you remember the candidate who was running a very strong campaign until he spoke at a Black church, and said "you folks" and his campaign fell like a rock.

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  • Dwayne Adams II
    Dwayne Adams IIMåned siden

    ...... I like cotton eye joe

  • Redcat
    RedcatMåned siden

    That's such a Nazi thing to say "I'm just saying what everyone is secretly thinking, but they are afraid to say it, I'm not, everyone thinks like that, right? Guys? Right?"

  • JimIBobIJones
    JimIBobIJonesMåned siden

    The problem is cultural and extends well beyond the police as the mainstreaming of white nationalism on the right shows. You can give people equal rights and equal protections on a technical and legal level, but that won't prevent continued institutional issues. Changing hearts and minds is a different and more difficult task than brining about equality before the law. This is especially daunting in the case of the police, where there are multiple forces at play. First is the institutional racism where the police see criminals as "the enemy" and where racial stereotyping leads black men to be much more likely seen as threats. What is especially worrying is that this perception seems to pervade ethnicity amongst the police officers themselves - a common trend among police shootings of unarmed black men and women is the involvement of officers from ethnic minorities. Take George Floyd's murder as an example, one of the four charged was a black officer and another was Asian. As oxymoronic as it is to say, police institutional racism is multi-ethnic. This makes it easy for the police themselves to see their culture and behaviour as non-racist even though the facts and figures are clearly disproportionate. The other is that in many jurisdictions the communities from which police officers are drawn from have had long histories of segregation - something that is still within living memory and was actually popular in many states. You therefore have to not only tackle the institutional racism in the police but also ensure that you tackle racism amongst the communities - many of which have been trained by the right wing media and populist politicians to see such attempts as "cancel culture".

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  • Ryan Lesner
    Ryan LesnerMåned siden

    10:20 If I was standing next to a man with radioactive material in the apple store for three hours. Could I blame the apple store when I get cancer?

  • Ryan Lesner
    Ryan LesnerMåned siden

    10:20 Listen I know that guy got his arms cut off by chain saws. But he was standing directly by the Amateur chainsaw juggler.

  • Cyricus Payne
    Cyricus PayneMåned siden

    I can’t unsee zazoo

  • Soccercrazyigboman
    SoccercrazyigbomanMåned siden

    Man some of what Jon says is plain incorrect

  • Andrew Temple
    Andrew TempleMåned siden

    Llamas are furry

  • FlamingFox
    FlamingFoxMåned siden

    "This group of people" "no recreation time" "lock them up and wait for them to perish" "Amazon will buy them up" So what I'm hearing is he wants to Holocaust black people and then sell it to Amazon. But don't worry guys, he kneeled for a few minutes. Yep, racism is totally not a problem in the states anymore

  • FreddyFish
    FreddyFishMåned siden

    But biden wants to defuned to police.

  • Megha Malhotra
    Megha MalhotraMåned siden

    q

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  • MCPunk55
    MCPunk55Måned siden

    Well, let's see... Biden - a man about as creepy as Pennywise - who is showing strong signs of mental decline is president of the U.S. and the Vice-President is a dame of mixed race whose career was PUTTING NEGROS IN JAIL FOR POSSESSION OF DRUGS. Besides, if any of these tampon eaters had been paying attention Biden is just a watered-down Trump, which is why the Democratic Party, again, committed fraud against Bernie Sanders; because it's not remotely left wing, it's as right as a British car's steering wheel.

  • MCPunk55

    MCPunk55

    Måned siden

    @Kadan Seward I don't know what you read but clearly was something entirely different from what I wrote.

  • Kadan Seward

    Kadan Seward

    Måned siden

    Oooh, blatant racism, eugenics, and misogyny, good combo for you :) You’re right that Biden isn’t that much better though

  • MCPunk55
    MCPunk55Måned siden

    You haven't been any of those things yourself, and neither has anyone you know. But I get the sentiment, so let me say this: Whatever you are complaining about, Caucasians have suffered as well, and in Africa, Caucasians are still enslaved. Hypocrisy truly is the tool of the bigots...

  • MCPunk55
    MCPunk55Måned siden

    To be fair, property damage is violence. At least, the kind that BLM employs is. I am not against carte blanche against those mongrels.

  • TheIvannoob
    TheIvannoobMåned siden

    I feel bad for Kyle. Just some kid caught up in a shit situation because of some shit ideologies.

  • Astro Wolvez
    Astro WolvezMåned siden

    The amount of people defending Kyle ritterhouse is sickening.

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