Uh oh. The U.S. is approaching the next debt ceiling in mid-October. Congress will have to raise the borrowing limit to avoid default, and Republican leaders are insisting yet again on spending cuts in exchange for their vote.
"I’ve made it clear that we’re not going to increase the debt limit without cuts and reforms that are greater than... read more
Donald Trump has made waves recently with his political outbursts, but it's one of his business ventures that's getting a lot of attention this week. The real estate mogul, businessman, reality star and right-winger has been hit with a $40 million lawsuit over his for-profit "Trump University." read more
Low wage workers have been taking part in strikes all over the country to demand a living wage. The latest action--a group of Walmart workers in D.C. --ended with police issuing tickets to the protesters. But workers are showing no signs of stopping and companies are not conceding. Stalemate?... read more
The vision that Dr. Martin Luther King and other march organizers had 50 years ago, was a vision of a more equal America. Chris Hayes talks with journalist Gary Younge, author of "The Speech: The Story Behind Martin Luther King's Dream," and Peter... watch
Chris Hayes shares the three most awesomest things on the Internet for August 23: 1) On Friday, Hulk Hogan lost an arm-wrestling match to Mayor Rob Ford; 2) This article teaches 11 international untranslatable words that are so mind-boggling, you just... watch
President Obama is focusing on something that is increasingly the source of high anxiety for middle class families -- the cost of higher education. Matt Taibbi, contributing editor for Rolling Stone Magazine, Anya Kamenetz, reporter and author of... watch
1. On Friday, Hulk Hogan lost an arm-wrestling match to Mayor Rob Ford, now known as Mayor Fantastic Ford. While Mayor Ford finally answered Hogan’s “Whatcha gonna do, brother?!” the answer as to who should be more embarrassed has yet to be determined.... read more