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THE CALL: POLICING THE POLICE

08/18/14 05:27PM

The images coming out of Ferguson, Missouri in the aftermath of the Michael Brown shooting have left us with an undeniable unease. Whether you believe police should be armed to the teeth – or not – the question remains: what can be done right now to prevent another Michael Brown? read more

The legal case against Darren Wilson

The legal case against Darren Wilson

08/19/14 01:45PM

A Missouri grand jury could begin hearing evidence in the shooting of Michael Brown this week. Former Florida U.S. attorney Kendall Coffey and criminal defense attorney Midwin Charles explain the underlying legal questions in this case. watch

Journalists in the crosshairs in Ferguson

Journalists in the crosshairs in Ferguson

08/19/14 01:38PM

The press has been no exception to arrest during clashes between riot police and protesters in Ferguson, Missouri. The Telegraph’s foreign correspondent, Rob Crilly who has been reporting from Ferguson, details his arrest and how the scene on the ground c watch

History of race & riots in America

What Ferguson reveals about race & riots in America

08/18/14 01:38PM

The violence on the streets of Ferguson has raised new concerns about law enforcement in this country, but it has also raised old memories of racial unrest that tore the nation apart during the 1960s and defined U.S. politics largely in terms of black ver watch

Brown autopsy ‘only part’ of story

Preliminary Brown autopsy ‘only part’ of story

08/18/14 12:59PM

Michael Brown’s family attorney Benjamin Crump, forensic expert Lawrence Kobilinsky, and NBC News legal analyst Lisa Bloom discuss what the results of the preliminary autopsy commissioned by the Brown family reveals and whether or not we can expect to see watch

Battle for Mosul Dam

Battle for Mosul Dam

08/18/14 01:48PM

The raging battle in Iraq for control of the nation’s largest dam is leading to some serious questions about what it will mean for the region and the U.S. if ISIS does indeed take control of the dam. To explore just how important this dam is, Ronan... watch

Ferguson: Test of leadership

Ferguson: Test of leadership

08/15/14 01:49PM

Joshua DuBois and MSNBC Contributor Jonathan Capehart weigh in on how city, state and federal leaders have been handling this crisis and what else could or should be done in the wake of the shooting of Michael Brown. watch

Iraq and the use of presidential power

Iraq and the use of presidential power

08/14/14 01:46PM

Senators Tim Kaine, Rand Paul and Ted Cruz have all called on President Obama to get Congressional authorization for military action in Iraq. With some members of Congress pressing for a War Powers vote, Foreign Policy’s Michael Weiss breaks down how like watch

Will Ferguson force police to demilitarize?

Will Ferguson force police to demilitarize?

08/15/14 01:31PM

Images from Ferguson have revealed the vast array of military weapons that have made their way to local police departments. John Gaskin of the NAACP and Paul Szoldra of Business Insider discuss the nationwide problem of over-militarized police and what s watch

Breaking the ISIS siege on Mount Sinjar

Breaking the ISIS siege on Mount Sinjar

08/14/14 01:42PM

Following President Obama’s remarks on Iraq, attention turns to what the United Nations is declaring a “level 3” humanitarian crisis – the highest level of emergency – and what additional resources and funds will be mobilized to help the human fallout fro watch

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