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An excerpt from Tom Brokaw's new book "The Time of Our Lives"

An excerpt from Tom Brokaw's new book "The Time of Our Lives"

11/01/11 07:01AM

PrefaceWhat happened to the America I thought I knew? Have we simply wandered off course, but only temporarily? Or have we allowed ourselves to be so divided that we’re easy prey for hijackers who could steer us onto a path to a crash landing?These were not questions I was asking in August 1962, when I was a newlywed and a rookie journalist. America was investing in a new generation of leadership and promise. John F. Kennedy was in the White House. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was on the march in the South. Astronauts with the right stuff pointed their aspirations toward the heavens. read more

Morning Headlines: Tuesday, Nov. 1st

11/01/11 05:56AM

Here's a look at the stories we're following right now. What are you reading this morning?Cain denies sex harassment, decries 'witch hunt'Homeless stake a claim at 'Occupy' protestsWhite House rejects petition to legalize marijuanaLibya struggles to create army out of militiasHealth, abortion issues split Obama administration and Catholic groupsMarkets tumble as Greece sets referendum on latest Europe aid deal read more

Ms. Magazine turns 40

Ms. Magazine turns 40

10/31/11 08:00PM

Letty Cottin Pogrebin and Abigail Pogrebin join Morning Joe to discuss the 40-year anniversary of the founding of Ms. Magazine. Abigail Pogrebin has written... watch

Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain speaks, Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011 in Huntsville, Ala. Presidential candidate Herman Cain is full of confidence about his 2012 prospects. It's been weeks since he's set foot in first-voting Iowa or New...

Top Talker: Politico: Cain accused of inappropriate behavior

10/31/11 09:22AM

 Herman Cain's presidential campaign is on the defensive this morning after a new Politico report alleges that at least 2 female employees complained of inappropriate behavior by Cain while he was head of the national restaurant association in the 1990s.  Among the allegations, Politico sources describe conversations Cain had with the women, filled with innuendo of sexually suggestive nature. The sources also mention Cain making physical gestures that made the women uncomfortable. read more