The Rachel Maddow Show 08/01/12

America won’t welcome back home Iraq troops in NYC ticker-tape...

Rachel Maddow talks about the numerous cities that have held parades to welcome home and say thank-you to Iraq War veterans and shares her thoughts on the Pentagon’s “inexplicable” reasons for not wanting NYC to do the same. Ironically, Chicago – the third largest city, will hold a parade in December and the Obama campaign recently released a Web video focusing on the parades – yet the Pentagon won’t budge on a NYC one. ... more Duration: {{video.duration.momentjs}}