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The wrong lesson to take from Cantor’s defeat

The wrong lesson to take from Cantor’s defeat

06/11/14 06:58PM

With many pointing to immigration as a key deciding factor in Rep. Eric Cantor’s loss, some in the Republican party are saying they need to fight harder against immigration reform, but that’s exactly the opposite of what America needs. watch

What Trayvon Martin would say

What Trayvon Martin would say

06/11/14 06:55PM

Fresh off of earning her high school diploma, Trayvon Martin’s good friend Rachel Jeantel and his mother Sybrina Fulton join Rev. Sharpton to discuss how Trayvon Martin would have reacted to his friend finally achieving one of her big life goals. watch

93-year-old voter ‘fed up and fired up’

93-year-old voter ‘fed up and fired up’

06/11/14 06:46PM

Rev. Al Sharpton is joined by voting rights activist Rosanell Eaton, a 93-year-old North Carolina voter who once faced literacy tests in the age of Jim Crow, and says she’s now completely fed up with the fact that she still has to fight for her right to v watch

Chuck Hagel defends Bergdahl deal

Chuck Hagel defends Bergdahl deal

06/11/14 06:33PM

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel made a strong defense of the decision to make a deal to bring Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl home from captivity, but many on the right seem to be continuing to ignore the facts, including new signs that Bergdahl may have been a troubled watch

Donald Sterling

Donald Sterling poised to fiercely battle NBA over Clippers sale

06/11/14 12:35PM

Disgraced Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling appears poised to fight back against what he sees as the forced sale of the team, and it could mean a long drawn out battle. NBA leaders have been looking to oust Sterling as owner of the Clippers since leaked audio recordings revealed him encouraging his girlfriend not to bring African-Americans guests to his basketball game, or to appear with them in public. read more

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Rev's Early Reads: June 11

06/11/14 07:07AM

Rep. Cantor's stunning loss (and what it says about the Tea Party)... new Sgt. Bergdahl hearing... and Sen. Ted Cruz makes a big decision about his citizenship. read more

An ‘urgent humanitarian situation’

An ‘urgent humanitarian situation’

06/10/14 06:58PM

A glaring example of what happens after years of Republicans refusing to address this nation’s immigration crisis, as hundreds of immigrant children are being housed in an Arizona warehouse until they can be turned over to relatives for hearings. watch

New details about Vegas cop-killing couple

New details about Vegas cop-killing couple

06/10/14 06:31PM

How big of a threat are domestic extremists in America? With new details emerging about the anti-government couple who took multiple lives in a Las Vegas shooting spree this weekend, Rev. Sharpton and a panel explore what further threats might be out ther watch

3 million without jobless benefits

3 million without jobless benefits

06/10/14 06:16PM

According to numbers from House Democrats, some 3 million long-term unemployed Americans now are going without jobless benefits, while the GOP continues to repeat their same talking points about fighting a war on poverty. watch

New GOP dishonesty on Bergdahl

New GOP dishonesty on Bergdahl

06/10/14 06:01PM

Rep. Jan Schakowsky and MSNBC contributor Goldie Taylor join Rev. Sharpton to discuss the GOP’s latest politically motivated attacks on the Obama administration’s decision to bring home Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. watch

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