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Ku Klux Klan

Ask the 'Black Klansman' about how he infiltrated the KKK

05/28/14 04:13PM

A police officer goes under cover inside the infamous Ku Klux Klan, interacting with its leaders, becoming a card-carrying member, and eventually gathering intelligence on the group that helped thwart potential crimes and violence against Americans. It's an amazing story on its own, but even more impressive given that police officer Ron... read more

Sophia Amoruso is taking your questions

05/28/14 08:34AM

While you’re reading this, I have three pieces of advice that I want you to remember: Don’t ever grow up. Don’t become a bore. Don’t ever let the Man get to you. Okay? Cool. read more

A man lights a cigarette at a seaside park in Manila, Philippines.

To be (or not to be) Marlboro

05/18/14 10:12AM

Health writer Geoffrey Cowley answers your comments and questions about a tobacco giant's latest effort to recruit young smokers. read more

A student makes his way to class at Whitney Young High School in Chicago, on Sept. 19, 2012.

Sixty years after 'Brown v. Board of Education,' the fight goes on

05/15/14 07:53PM

May 17th marks the 60th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s decision in Brown v. Board of Education, the constitutional moment that compelled our country to reckon with its history and confront the unfulfilled promise of equality first articulated in our founding documents. read more

Randi Weingarten walks to the podium during day one of the Democratic National Convention.

Teacher Appreciation Week: Randi Weingarten Answers YOUR Questions

05/07/14 01:21PM

We are thrilled to announce in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, will be answering questions exclusively from the msnbc community.The American Federation of Teachers is the country’s second largest teachers union and a lightning rod for both criticism and praise. read more