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Hope, not cynicism, at Garner protests

12/06/14 04:44PM

“Hands up, don’t shoot.” “No justice, no peace” “This stops today.” Those were just a few of the chants that protesters shouted on the streets of Manhattan Thursday night, referencing the recent deaths of two unarmed black men Michael Brown and Eric Garner. But the mood — unlike the recent looting in Ferguson, Missouri — was anything but violent. read more

Questions about Rolling Stone’s UVA rape...

Questions about Rolling Stone’s UVA rape story

12/05/14 04:15PM

In the wake of their article about rape on the campus of UVA, Rolling Stone’s decision not to report the stories of those accused of rape led to criticisms of the article's journalistic integrity. Ana Maria Cox and Bill Keller join to discuss. watch

Grand jury protests continue across country

Grand jury protests continue across country

12/05/14 03:59PM

Right now, protests are underway in Chicago-- as crowds demonstrate their frustration in the wake of the grand jury decision not to indict the police officer who killed Staten Island resident Eric Garner. Bill Keller, Trymaine Lee and David Axelrod join. watch

The front lines of the fight against hunger

The front lines of the fight against hunger

12/04/14 04:45PM

In the latest installment of Alex Wagner’s “Invisible US” series, she talked to people in New York affected by the expiration of billions in food stamp funding. Frank Bruni and Lori Silverbush also join to discuss. watch

New York Congressmen: 'No more’

New York Congressmen: America must say ‘no more’

12/03/14 04:52PM

Congressmen Gregory Meeks and Charles Rangel talk about America’s tenuous history with police and communities of color. Then, the lawmakers question the Staten Island District Attorney’s tactics in trying to get an indictment in the Eric Garner case and s watch