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The rise of the religious left
For the past 30 years, religion in American politics has been dominated by the religious right -- mostly white, socially conservative, evangelical Christians. But there are some signs that a religious progressive movement is gaining steam. Melissa Harris-Perry's panelists look at the effort by progressive religious leaders to build a coalition across faiths.