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Did Donald Trump commit treason?

Did Donald Trump commit treason?

01/02/17 10:02PM

Lawrence addresses questions of whether Trump's praise of Putin is treasonous with a look at history – specifically, an accusation of treason against presidential candidate Richard Nixon in 1968. Author John A. Farrell joins. watch

What foreign leaders know about Donald Trump

What foreign leaders know about Donald Trump

12/29/16 10:32PM

A Republican source says Trump will see Pres. Obama's sanctions against Russia as a "slap" to his relationship with Putin, while a New York Times column today speculates Benjamin Netanyahu has made a "chump" of Trump. The NY Times' Nicholas Kristof joins Lawrence. watch

Reporters need new tools to hold Trump...

Reporters need new tools to hold Trump accountable

12/29/16 10:22PM

Trump's press secretary said today Trump doesn't have to "conform to precedents." NYU journalism prof. Jay Rosen says Trump "cannot be held accountable by normal means" and explains how journalists must handle him. Lawrence talks to Rosen and Clarence Page. watch

Obama sanctions Russia, Trump wants to ...

Obama sanctions Russia, Trump wants to 'move on'

12/29/16 10:02PM

Pres. Obama took unprecedented steps to sanction Russia over election cyber-attacks, earning bipartisan praise. But Donald Trump said he wants to "move on." Lawrence discusses the fallout with Steve Clemons, David Frum, and Richard Nephew. watch

Trump slams Obama in tweet, then changes tone

Trump slams Obama in tweet, then changes tone

12/28/16 10:01PM

Trump did a 180 today, slamming Pres. Obama in a tweet in the morning but then refusing to admit to it hours later. Plus, Trump is trying to take credit for an already-announced jobs deal. Lawrence talks with Howard Dean and Jonathan Gruber. watch

KIND Fund Christmas donations bring 'new...

KIND Fund Christmas donations bring 'new hope'

12/27/16 10:55PM

Last week we heard from Tamandani Khuphuki, a 17-year-old K.I.N.D. Fund scholarship recipient, and she inspired more Christmas holiday giving than ever before. Lawrence shares a new fundraising record for Kids in Need of Desks. watch

Trump will continue tweeting as President

Trump will continue tweeting as President

12/27/16 10:28PM

The incoming White House Press Secretary says Trump's social media engagement will be the "exciting" part of his presidency and allow him to have "a direct pipeline" to the American people. Karine Jean-Pierre and Charlie Sykes join Lawrence to discuss the risks. watch

Trump vs. Obama: The theoretical campaign

Trump vs. Obama: The theoretical campaign

12/27/16 10:02PM

President Obama says he could have won in if he had campaigned for a third term against Donald Trump, and Trump couldn't help but fire back on Twitter. Jared Yates Sexton, Josh Barro and Yamiche Alcindor join Lawrence to discuss. watch

Trump’s nuke tweets cause international...

Trump’s nuke tweets cause international jitters

12/22/16 10:02PM

Donald Trump tweeted about nuclear weapons and about Israel, breaking with the current administration and causing worries around the world. Lawrence discusses the dangers of “doing American foreign policy in 140 characters” with Amb. Wendy Sherman and Jon Alter. watch

Stuart Milk: We must ‘rise up’ against...

Stuart Milk: We must ‘rise up’ against anti-LGBT laws

12/21/16 10:54PM

North Carolina Republicans broke their promise to repeal HB2, the controversial "bathroom bill" barring cities from including LGBT people in anti-discrimination ordinances. Now Ted Cruz and Mike Lee want to take it nationwide. LGBT activist Stuart Milk responds. watch

Limbaugh: Trump won if you forget New York...

Limbaugh: Trump won if you forget New York & California

12/21/16 10:40PM

Trump claims he could’ve won the popular vote if he campaigned differently. Rush Limbaugh uses fuzzy math to say Trump won more votes & Bill O’Reilly sees Electoral College criticisms as a struggle against the “white establishment.” SiriusXM's Mark Thompson joins. watch

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Lawrence O’Donnell brings his extraordinary background in politics and entertainment to “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell,” airing weeknights on MSNBC. Drawing upon his experience as a former chief of staff on the Senate Finance Committee and as an Emmy-winning executive producer and writer of “The West Wing,” O’Donnell gives the last word and rewrites the most compelling stories of the day.

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