Lies, Politics and Democracy (Frontline)

How Trump built up to the Big Lie

The January 6 insurrection followed months of conspiracies about the results of the election. Filmmaker Michael Kirk joins host Krys Boyd to discuss how fragile our democracy is when its legitimacy is called into question – and the politicians who rallied their bases around these claims. His Frontline documentary, which is streaming on PBS, is called “Lies, Politics and Democracy.”