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A man walks past The Washington Post building on August 5, 2013 in Washington, DC, after it was announced that founder and CEO Jeff Bezos had agreed to purchase the Post for USD 250 million. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty)

All In agenda: The sale of The Washington Post and the future of journalism

08/06/13 05:30PM

Tuesday night on All In with Chris Hayes: Guest host and editor of The Washington Post's Wonkblog, Ezra Klein, will explain what the sale of the newspaper to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos means for the Post and for the future of journalism. The surprise $250 million deal, announced Monday, will end four generations of ownership by the Graham family. read more

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Chris Hayes: 'The solution to global warming is just that—global'

08/06/13 04:54PM

In his upcoming msnbc documentary, "The Politics of Power," Chris Hayes declares: “Climate change is a problem without borders; and developing countries are feeling the heat even more than the first world.” According to a Stanford University report, the planet is undergoing one of the largest climate changes in 65 million years. read more

#click3 We are not the same on the inside

08/06/13 02:41PM

1. "We're all the same on the inside" may have just lost its meaning. In a recent study, the NIH found that while we all contain toxins in our bodies from food, the type of toxins varies depending on wealth. 2. Fraternity boy acquires trust fund early, announces by email to fellow frat brothers that he will use money to start hedge fund. Frat boy wants frat brothers to help him. Pay off? "We'll all get filthy rich and, inevitably, bag hot slampieces." Best of luck. 3. Here's to lookin' at you, earth. read more

All In agenda: Sabotaging Obamacare by any means necessary

08/05/13 05:16PM

Monday night on All In with Chris Hayes: Serious terrorism threats have forced the extended closure of U.S. embassies across the Middle East and North Africa, with the State Department announcing over the weekend that 19 diplomatic posts will remain shuttered through Saturday. A global travel warning also remains in effect through the end of the month. read more

President Barack Obama speaks at the AFL-CIO Labor Day picnic at Coney Island in Cincinnati Sept. 7, 2009. Some labor unions that initially backed Obama's health care overhaul are now frustrated and angry about what they say are unexpected consequences...

Why unions are turning on Obamacare

08/05/13 02:47PM

"Repeal and replace" is the Grand Old Party's oft-repeated mantra regarding Obamacare, which House Republicans voted to repeal for the 40th time on Friday. But in April, an organization in the president's base echoed the refrain. On April 24, the United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers released a statement demanding "repeal or complete reform of the Affordable Care Act." While no other union has yet called for an outright repeal of the health care law, a growing number of them argue that serious reform is needed. read more

Will self-driving cars ever hit our highways?

Will self-driving cars ever hit our highways?

08/03/13 08:53PM

The highway safety agency says driverless cars should not yet be allowed, except for testing. But what if it saves lives? Chris Hayes talks with Eddi Alterman, editor-in-chief of Car and Driver magazine, the largest monthly automotive magazine in the... watch

The future of electric cars

The future of electric cars

08/03/13 08:42PM

America may finally have seen the reality of the mass-produced, affordable electric car. Chris Hayes talks with Eddi Alterman, editor-in-chief of Car and Driver magazine. watch

Click 3: How to pronounce 'Helvetica'

Click 3: How to pronounce 'Helvetica'

08/03/13 08:35PM

Chris Hayes shares the three most awesomest things on the Internet: 1) One man fights to wear a pasta strainer on his head in a government photo ID, and wins.  2) A typographer sets the record straight on the true pronunciation of "Helvetica". 3) Jimmy... watch

Hope for struggling underwater homeowners

Hope for struggling underwater homeowners

08/03/13 08:16PM

A city in California has a plan to buy underwater mortgages from banks to resell them to struggling homeowners at an affordable rate and if the banks don't agree, the city is prepared to use the controversial tactic of eminent domain. The Mayor of... watch

Worst. Congress. Ever.

Worst. Congress. Ever.

08/03/13 08:00PM

Chris Hayes grades the 113th Congress' progress as members leave town for the August recess. He's joined by former RNC Chairman Michael Steele and Democratic Congressman Rick Nolan of Minnesota who left Congress in 1980 and returned this year. watch

Inmate Bobby Cortez, 29, sits in a cage at the California Institution for Men state prison in Chino, California, June 3, 2011.  (Photo by Lucy Nicholson/Reuters)

What it’s like to spend 8 years in solitary confinement

08/03/13 04:42PM

Inside the United States, there are around 80,000 people in solitary confinement on any given day. Last month, nearly 30,000 inmates in California prisons began a hunger strike to protest solitary confinement conditions, and the state prisons chief met with advocates for the inmates on Friday. More than 300 strikers are still refusing food, according to the AP. One man who has lived through solitary confinement in California joined All In with Chris Hayes Friday evening to describe what living in prison seclusion is like every day. read more