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White House eyes ISIS options absent Congress

White House eyes ISIS options absent Congress

09/10/14 08:40PM

Rosa Brooks, former Defense Department counselor and Constitutional law professor at Georgetown University, talks about the justifications available to the White House to act on ISIS without Congress and the legal constraints they'd face in that case. watch

Social approach essential to undermining ISIS

Social approach essential to undermining ISIS

09/10/14 08:23PM

Fawaz Gerges, professor at the London School of Economics and author of "The New Middle East," explains why American firepower alone will not be enough to defeat ISIS without also addressing the "social oxygen" that sustains the group. watch

No easy answers against ISIS in Syria

No easy answers against ISIS in Syria

09/10/14 08:18PM

Richard Engel, NBC News chief foreign correspondent, discusses whether the resources exist in the Middle East to assemble a ground army to support U.S. airstrikes against ISIS and the potential pitfalls inherent in doing so. watch

US measures response to match ISIS threat

US measures response to match ISIS threat

09/10/14 08:07PM

Michael Leiter, former director of the United States National Counterterrorism Center, discusses whether the U.S. response to ISIS and the treat Americans perceive from the group is suited to the actual threat. An msnbc panel discusses. watch

When will Obama act on immigration?

When will Obama act on immigration?

09/01/14 11:30AM

President Obama promised in June that he would act on immigration by the end of summer and millions are still waiting. When will the president act and how will reform affect the midterms? Maria Teresa Kumar, CEO of Voto Latino, joins Richard Lui to discus watch

Should the US copy Britain's strategy...

Should the US copy Britain's strategy against ISIS?

09/01/14 11:03AM

On Monday, the U.K. announced major new domestic security programs that will allow it to block British citizens from returning home if they fight with ISIS. Should the U.S. follow Britain's lead and do the same? Former Ambassador Marc Ginsberg and Retired watch

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