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#click3 National Wendy Davis Week

06/27/13 08:43PM

1. Michelle Obama joined Instagram. Everyone except Rihanna can cancel their accounts now. 2.  The National Institute of Health (NIH) has placed a moratorium on using most chimpanzees, whose genetic makeup resembles humans. The chimps are retiring everyone. The chimps are alright. read more

Texas moves forward with Voter ID laws

Texas moves forward with Voter ID laws

06/27/13 08:30PM

Hours after the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act, Texas advanced their Voter ID laws and went forward with their redistricting plans. Chris Hayes talks with Congressman Joaquin Castro, D-Texas. watch

Texas Gov. Rick Perry addresses the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) March 14, 2013 in National Harbor, Maryland. A slate of important conservative leaders are slated to speak during the the American Conservative Union's...

Gov. Perry's priorities: Pro-life, pro death penalty, invisible on West, TX, explosion

06/27/13 05:57PM

After Texas governor and former Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry was catapulted back into the national spotlight this week for his kerfuffle with State Senator Wendy Davis, All In with Chris decided to dig a little deeper into his recent record. The Governor made grim history Wednesday evening when he presided over the state’s 500th prisoner execution since the reinstatement of capital punishment in 1982. The execution of Kimberly McCarthy, convicted of robbing and murdering her neighbor, was the 261st conducted under Perry. read more

People make their way pass the garment factory building that collapsed Wednesday, in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Saturday, April 27, 2013. (Photo by Wong Maye-E/AP)

US to suspend Bangladesh trade privileges over poor labor conditions

06/27/13 02:25PM

Two months after the Rana Plaza factory collapse which killed over 1,100 people and maimed countless more, Bangladesh is getting a slap on the wrist from the United States due to its notoriously poor labor conditions. On Thursday, the Obama administration is expected to suspend Bangladesh's special trade privileges, which allow it to export certain products to the United States duty-free. "It's only symbolic. It's not very much money," said Institute for Global Labor and Human Rights executive director Charles Kernaghan. "But someone had to put the line down and say enough is enough." read more

Marissa Mayer, Chief Executive Officer of Yahoo!, speaks during one to one session during the 43rd Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Friday, Jan. 25, 2013.  (Photo by Laurent Gillieron/Keystone/AP)

Walmart workers' campaign targets Yahoo's Marissa Mayer

06/27/13 08:00AM

At Yahoo's annual shareholders meeting in Santa Clara, Calif., protesting Walmart employees again made a plea for Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer to meet with them. "Five days ago, Walmart illegally terminated me," said Miriam Roberti during the portion of the Tuesday meeting when shareholders were able to ask questions. "Walmart appeared to deny our basic right to freedom of speech, so I have to ask you: are you going to bring Yahoo values to Walmart, or Walmart values to Yahoo? ... Will you please meet with us?" read more

Sen. Wendy Davis of Texas filibustered for 11 hours a bill that would have banned abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Wendy Davis, next Texas governor?

06/26/13 10:31PM

The lone star of Texas tells All In with Chris she "would be lying" if she said she didn't have gubernatorial ambitions. Tuesday, Texas State Senator Wendy Davis set out to conduct a 13-hour filibuster to stop Senate Bill 5, a restrictive abortion bill, from passing. Her performance made her an overnight political sensation: over 100,000 people tuned in to watch the filibuster and thousands tweeted along with the hashtag #StandWithWendy. She joined All In with Chris Hayes to reflect on her experience. read more


#click3: A Rainbow After the Storm

06/26/13 10:08PM

#click3 ended up on the cutting room floor tonight but we're bringing it to you as a web exclusive. Enjoy! 1. Interns: They’ll make coffee. They’ll scan photocopies. They’ll even run Supreme Court rulings upwards of 300 feet from the courthouse to their respective network’s broadcast position, just so their channel can break the news. Check out this year’s competitors on Buzzfeed. read more

Obama's pressing speech on climate change

Obama's pressing speech on climate change

06/26/13 08:51PM

Chris Hayes talks to former Republican governor of New Jersey, Christine Todd Whitman, who was head of the Environmental Protection Agency under George W. Bush, and climate activist Tim DeChristopher, about the substantive nature of the president's... watch