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Still working on the dream of equality

Still working on the dream of equality

03/09/12 07:00PM

Comments from Sarah Palin about the president wanting to go back to the days of classes ‘based on income, based on color of skin’, and a judge who sent a racist email finding support from other republicans show the country still has progress to make on... watch

Romney tries to sound southern on the stump

Romney tries to sound southern on the stump

03/09/12 07:00PM

While on the campaign trail in Alabama, Gov. Romney told a crowd that he’s “learning to say y’all” and likes grits. But will this help him relate to southern voters? Salon.com columnist Steve Kornacki and Erin McPike of Real Clear Politics join... watch

Obama campaign to release documentary

Obama campaign to release documentary

03/08/12 07:00PM

The Obama campaign will release a documentary narrated by Tom Hanks, in hopes of countering recent criticism by Republicans who claim the president is to blame for the economic downturn. Dana Milbank and Nia-Malika Henderson, both of the Washington... watch

Marching against voter ID laws

Marching against voter ID laws

03/08/12 07:00PM

Rev. Al Sharpton has joined protesters in a march in Alabama from Selma to Montgomery, that is fighting against the many voter ID laws that have been passed across the country. Arlene Holt-Baker of the AFL-CIO, and singer Tyrese explain why they’ve... watch

Hate groups on the rise

Hate groups on the rise

03/08/12 07:00PM

A new report from the Southern Poverty Law Center shows that the number of hate groups has grown 69 percent since 2000. Richard Cohen, president of the Southern Poverty Law Center joins Politics Nation to discuss what may be motivating this growth. watch

Republican presidential race heads south

Republican presidential race heads south

03/08/12 07:00PM

The candidates are touring in Mississippi and Alabama, meeting some of the more conservative voters in the country. But is the drawn-out fight helping President Obama more than the GOP candidates? Gov. Ed Rendell weighs in. watch

Obama comes out ahead in Ohio

Obama comes out ahead in Ohio

03/07/12 07:00PM

President Obama got more votes in the Ohio primary than any of the GOP candidates. Romney had a narrow victory over Santorum, but may have come out just as bruised as before. Political strategists Tad Devine and Chip Saltsman join Politics Nation to... watch

Blast from the presidential past

Blast from the presidential past

03/07/12 07:00PM

BuzzFeed has posted a clip of President Obama speaking at a rally for diversity on the Harvard Law School campus. The hair and the clothes may have changed, but the president’s speaking style remains the same. watch

Montana judge’s ability to rule questioned

Montana judge’s ability to rule questioned

03/07/12 07:00PM

Richard Cebull, a Montana judge who sent a racist email about President Obama, has returned to the bench in judgment of others. Some are asking if his behavior should be investigated by Congress. Rep. Steve Cohen, D-TN, talks with Rev. Al Sharpton. watch

Alabama on the front lines of voting...

Alabama on the front lines of voting rights fight

03/07/12 07:00PM

Republicans in Alabama pushed a Voter ID law through in June, with other states trying to follow suit. Now a group is marching from Selma to Montgomery in protest of the new law, and to honor those who fought for voting rights in 1965. State Rep. Kerry... watch

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