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Californians vote to reform harsh 'three...

Californians vote to reform harsh 'three strikes' law

11/17/12 07:00PM

On Election Day, voters in California agreed to reform the state's "three strikes law" that made any third conviction for a felony would automatically result in imprisonment of 25 years to life. Martin Horn, former commission of the New York City... watch

Trapped in solitary confinement

Trapped in solitary confinement

11/17/12 07:00PM

Valarie Kaur shares her upcoming documentary "The Worst of the Worst," a first-person story of what it's like to be a prisoner trapped in solitary confinement. watch

Prison reform through inmate education

Prison reform through inmate education

11/17/12 07:00PM

Sean Pica, executive director of Hudson Link for Higher Education in Prison, talks about how his organization provides educational services to men and women in four New York state correctional facilities. watch

Maine GOP chair accuses black people of...

Maine GOP chair accuses black people of voter fraud

11/16/12 07:00PM

Maine Republican Party Chairman Charlie Webster was so surprised to hear that black people lived in his state that he accused those who showed up to polls on Election Day of voter fraud. Webster has since apologized, and to tell the story, resident... watch

Shifts in the 'fiscal cliff' power struggle

Shifts in the 'fiscal cliff' power struggle

11/16/12 07:00PM

Rep. Gregory Meeks, D-N.Y., Ryan Alexander of "Taxpayers for Commonsense," Daniel Garza of the Libre Initiative, and Louisiana State Sen. Karen Carpenter Peterson join Melissa Harris-Perry to comment on the balance of power between Democrats and... watch

Tea Party obstruction simmers

Tea Party obstruction simmers

11/16/12 07:00PM

After the 2010 wave of Tea Party freshmen started a new era of GOP obstructionism, will President Obama's re-election spark a new tide of bipartisanship as the deadline on the so-called "fiscal cliff" draws near? watch

Ohio food assistance program faces looming...

Ohio food assistance program faces looming cuts

11/16/12 07:00PM

Lisa Hamler-Fugitt, executive director of the Ohio Association of Foodbanks, explains how food assistance provided through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is expected to face cuts when the new year begins. watch

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