Rep. Don Young threw a wrench into his party's plans to reach out to minority voters with his use of a racial slur, but it's the policies that are really the root of the dissatisfaction that so many feel. Rep. Jerry Nadler and Melissa Harris-Perry join... watch
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Alaska Republican Congressman Don Young issued an apology Friday afternoon after taking heat from his Republican leadership for referring to Latino farm workers as "wetbacks" in an interview with an Alaska public radio station Thursday read more
As his party is in the midst of a on-going minority outreach campaign, Alaska Republican Congressman Don Young gave an interview Thursday to local radio station KRBD in which he referred to Latino farm workers as "wetbacks."... read more
Even before Iowa Congressman Steve King criticized Sasha and Malia Obama's spring break trip, the vacation had provided fodder for the far right media. Few people understand that better than Salon.com's editor-at-large Joan Walsh, who found herself part of the controversy. read more
More than 100 days after the Newtown shooting, Pres. Obama refuses to let lawmakers off the hook when it comes to gun reforms. Rev. Sharpton is joined by two people working alongside him, Mark Glaze of Mayors Against Illegal Guns and Cleopatra Cowley,... watch
It's been years since she held elected office, but former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has released a new web video proving she's far from ready to relinquish her star role in Republican politics.... read more
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.