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What’s behind Obama’s Syria messaging?

What’s behind Obama’s Syria messaging?

09/09/13 04:32PM

MSNBC contributor Goldie Taylor and The Washington Post’s Dana Milbank debate why the President Obama has failed to sell the public on a missile strike against Syria – and whether that has anything to do with voters more concerned with the economy and... watch

Top Lines: Obama, Syria, Kerry, and Team...

Top Lines: Obama, Syria, Kerry, and Team America

09/09/13 04:30PM

President Barack Obama starts big PR push on Syria; it helps that John Kerry speaks good French; Peter King trots out the “community organizer” attack line; Obama’s chief of staff has a busy Sunday; and one commentator swears Obama’s second term hangs... watch

Bloomberg sticks foot in mouth on De...

Bloomberg sticks foot in mouth on De Blasio comment

09/09/13 04:22PM

The Washington Post’s Jonathan Capehart, who once worked for New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, joins Martin Bashir to discuss how two comments in a recent interview about a possible mayoral successor further the meme of Bloomberg as a distant, out... watch

Redskins Name Change - 09/09/2013

Oneida Indian Nation pressures NFL's Redskins to change name

09/09/13 01:21PM

As football season begins in America, the campaign to change one NFL team's name continues. The Oneida Indian Nation of New York announced last week the start of their "Change the Mascot" campaign to pressure Washington, D.C.'s football team, the Washington Redskins, to change its name and mascot. read more

American public driving skepticism on Syria

American public driving skepticism on Syria

09/06/13 04:31PM

MSNBC host Karen Finney and MSNBC contributor Goldie Taylor discuss how President Obama’s desire to punish Syria’s Bashar al-Assad for chemical weapons use is lacking a broader, clearly defined strategy – and whether some Republicans will oppose... watch

Conservative commentator Rush Limbaugh speaks during a secretive ceremony inducting him into the Hall of Famous Missourians on Monday, May 14, 2012, in the state Capitol in Jefferson City, Mo.

'Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims' of Limbaugh's kids' book

09/06/13 01:23PM

Conservative radio star Rush Limbaugh's new children's book, due out this fall, tells that classic elementary school lesson of America's founders--led by a new character: "Rush Revere." Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims tells the story of a fictional history teacher named Rush Revere, who travels back in time to experi... read more


About Martin Bashir

“Martin Bashir” brings viewers a unique perspective on the latest political, economic and human-interest stories of the day. Award-winning journalist Bashir, best known for conducting a series of exclusive interviews and ground-breaking landmark documentaries, takes on the day’s news –in the US and abroad - with thoughtful interviews, in-the-know guests and a touch of Martin’s signature humor.