Bitcoin is revolutionary as a virtual currency that doesn't need traditional support. Paul Vigna, co-author of “The Age of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin and Digital Money Are Challenging the Global Economic Order” explains the Bitcoin controversy. watch
Preet Bharara, New York’s top prosecutor, puts a lot of people behind bars. According to the Justice Department’s most recent statistics, Bharara sent 1,413 convicts to prison over a year period ending in 2013 – netting the high conviction rate of 96%. He has also targeted some of the city’s most reviled figures, from financier Bernie Madoff to... read more
Allen Kurzweil, Author of “Whipping Boy: The Forty-Year Search for My Twelve-Year-Old Bully”, ventures on a yearlong roller coaster journey to find his childhood tormentor and that leads to an epic confrontation. watch
MSNBC’s “The Cycle” which premiered in 2012 is a live, one-hour ensemble opinion show that features conservative commentator Abby Huntsman, author and pundit Touré, The Nation correspondent Ari Melber and former Congressional candidate Krystal Ball. The Cycle is a “TIS” show – topical, interesting, and smart. The panel brings a young perspective on everything from politics, the economy, the media, sports and popular culture. You never know who or what might be discussed at the table.