Do gun control laws work? New figures from the nation’s most populous state, which also happens to have the nation’s toughest statewide gun laws, suggest they do.
California passed some of the nation’s toughest gun laws over the past two decades, and gun deaths across the state have declined by more than half, according to a new study by a Cali... read more
The day after he unveiled his plan for promoting American homeownership, President Obama emphasized the importance of the broader economy to his housing policy in a Wednesday virtual roundtable.
"Keeping the overall economy in the right direction means there's a stronger market for homes," he told Zillow.com CEO Spencer Rascoff, ... read more
Ezra Klein talks with Bruce Friedrich Senior Advocacy Director of Farm Sanctuary about the ethical and environmental implications of lab-grown meat. Will it improve the welfare of farmed animals in this country? Chefs Curtis Stone, Amanda Cohen, and... watch
Dutch scientist Mark Post unveiled the world's first synthetic meat patty in London on Monday. Two lucky volunteers tasted the burger, and the reviews were mixed. Ezra Klein talks with chefs Curtis Stone, Amanda Cohen and Homaro Cantu about the future... watch
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Ezra Klein shares the three most awesomest things on the internet for Monday: Rich people are filled with more poison than non-rich people; frat boy positions himself as the next hedge fund millionaire; and Planet Earth in the rear view. watch
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... read more
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
President Obama vowed that he would help to "make owning a home a symbol of responsibility, not speculation, a source of security for generations to come" in a major address regarding housing policy Tuesday in Phoenix, Ariz. read more