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Why fighting ISIS with allies matters

Why fighting ISIS with allies matters

09/23/14 06:58PM

President Obama made the point that America is not acting alone in the fight against ISIS and other terrorists in Syria. Five Arab nations participated in the bombing last night and the president said over 40 countries have offered to help in the fight. watch

A test of leadership for President Obama

A test of leadership for President Obama

09/23/14 06:32PM

President Obama praised the airstrikes launched last night against terror groups in Syria. The shift to Syria marks a turning point in the campaign against ISIS and other terrorist, with the US led coalition significantly ramping up its strikes. It also m watch

Why are we just hearing about Khorasan?

Why are we just hearing about Khorasan?

09/23/14 06:18PM

It was the first time the president mentioned this group that was targeted last night. They’re a unit of al Qaeda, made up of about 50 jihadist fighters mainly from Afghanistan and Pakistan. Today the Pentagon said strikes were prompted after learning the watch

US military hits two more targets in Syria

US military hits two more targets in Syria

09/23/14 06:00PM

The U.S. military struck two more targets in Syria on Tuesday, continuing Monday night's dramatic bombing campaign, according to NBC News. Rev. Al Sharpton is joined by NBC's Kristen Welker, Amb. Nicholas Burns and Col. Jack Jacobs in a discussion about t watch

The GOP’s unrelenting ‘war on the poor’

The GOP’s unrelenting ‘war on the poor’

09/22/14 06:57PM

Right-wingers are reviving their shameful assault on the poor in this country: Paul Krugman is writing about these new attacks on what conservatives call “those lazy jobless” in the New York Times, and Speaker John Boehner is leading the charge. watch

Authorities 'closing in' on alleged cop...

Authorities 'closing in' on alleged cop killer

09/22/14 06:30PM

Police say they’re closing in on Eric Frein, the man accused of ambushing state troopers in a deadly sniper attack - and they say it was an attack he had planned well in advance. Sarah Dallof, Jim Cavanaugh and Mark Potok join Rev. Al Sharpton for the lat watch

ISIS to US: ‘Your forces will return’

ISIS warning to US: ‘Your forces will return’

09/22/14 06:17PM

ISIS has released a new propaganda audiotape, calling on Muslims to kill Americans. It’s meant as a scare tactic, but is it also intended to push the US to send ground forces to the Middle East? Joan Walsh sits down with Rev. Al Sharpton to answer. watch

WH jumper was ‘a danger to the president’

WH jumper was ‘a danger to the president’

09/22/14 06:00PM

A federal prosecutor called the White House gate-jumping incident “a danger to the president.” The jumper, Omar Gonzales, is a U.S. Army vet who reportedly suffers from PTSD. NBC News' Chris Jansing, Jack Rice and MSNBC.com’s Richard Wolffe join Rev. Al watch

Celebrating 'The Cosby Show' 30 years later

Celebrating 'The Cosby Show' 30 years later

09/19/14 06:46PM

Saturday marks the 30th anniversary of an American classic – the first broadcast of “The Cosby Show.” The NBC sitcom aired for eight seasons and focused on the lives of the Huxtables, an African-American family living in Brooklyn. Rev. Sharpton talks... watch

An update on the missing UVA student

An update on the missing UVA student

09/19/14 06:30PM

Hanna Graham disappeared last Saturday after texting friends that she was lost. Police released two surveillance videos today showing the 19-year-old walking along a mall late last Friday night. Plus, an update on a controversial police shooting in... watch

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