At the National Prayer Breakfast, President Obama offered a historical perspective on religious extremism by referencing the Christian crusades. But the remarks have stirred debate on all sides of the political spectrum. watch
GOP Sen. Ted Cruz came out hard today against Pres. Obama’s plan for income inequality, but for the last 50 years, the bottom 90 percent of workers have barely seen their incomes rise. Rev. Sharpton talks to Dana Milbank and Joan Walsh for details. watch
ISIS claims an American hostage was killed in Syria. It says she died in a Jordanian airstrike and was buried underneath the rubble of a building. Rev. Sharpton talks to Keir Simmons for analysis. watch
Since his 2011 MSNBC premiere, Reverend Al Sharpton has led a lively and informed discussion each night. With over 40 years of experience as a community leader, politician, minister and advocate, Sharpton shares his take on the top headlines of the day in his signature style. He also connects with viewers in his nightly ‘Reply Al’ segment where he answers viewer questions and concerns.