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Gen. Hayden: Trump’s ‘repulsive’ on torture

Gen. Hayden: Trump’s ‘repulsive’ on torture

03/10/16 10:42PM

Cap: MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell gets fmr. CIA Director General Michael Hayden to respond to attacks by Trump over torture and fighting ISIS. Hayden called Trump’s latest comments that we need ‘somewhat of an equal’ legal footing to fight ISIS ‘instinctively repulsive.’ watch

Attacked Trump protester speaks out

Attacked Trump protester speaks out

03/10/16 10:18PM

The Trump’s campaign says it was “not involved” after a Trump supporter attacked a protester at a North Carolina rally, but has the Trump rhetoric during rallies gone too far? Lawrence O'Donnell talks to Ronnie Rouse and Rakeem Jones, the protester that was attacked. watch

Pres. Obama: I’m not to blame for Trump

Pres. Obama: I’m not to blame for Trump

03/10/16 10:01PM

Pres. Obama spoke out against claims by Republicans that he's to blame for the rise of Donald Trump to the top of the GOP primary field. Lawrence discusses with Bill Scher, Howard Dean and Maria Teresa Kumar as well as a rise in Obama’s approval rating. watch

"I have been blamed by Republicans for a lot of things, but being blamed for their primaries and who they are selecting...

Posted by MSNBC on Thursday, March 10, 2016
Elizabeth Warren challenges 'extreme' GOP

Elizabeth Warren challenges 'extreme' GOP

03/10/16 06:03PM

In a Senate floor speech, Sen. Elizabeth Warren warned Republican senators who are concerned about a potential extremist GOP nominee that they can stand up to the extremism by doing their job in the Senate and stopping obstruction against Pres. Obama. watch

Race and 2016: Isabel Wilkerson weighs in

Race and 2016: Isabel Wilkerson weighs in

03/07/16 10:29PM

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell is joined by Isabel Wilkerson, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and the author of ‘The Warmth of Other Suns’ as part of our ‘7 Days of Genius’ series to look at how the issue of race has shaped the 2016 race for the White House. watch

Frank Rich on understanding the rise of Trump

Frank Rich on understanding the rise of Trump

03/07/16 10:16PM

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell talks with Frank Rich, the Executive Producer of HBO’s ‘Veep’ and Writer-at-Large for ‘New York’ magazine, about the rise of Donald Trump as a candidate and why so many voters find him so appealing. watch

Louis CK fights against Donald Trump's rise

Louis CK fights against Donald Trump's rise

03/07/16 10:02PM

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell shares comedian Louis CK’s letter to fans imploring Donald Trump supporters to examine the candidate and his positions. O’Donnell also shares how society’s reality television obsession played a big role in the rise of Trump’s candidacy. watch

The Michigan primary is this week’s biggest prize.

Posted by MSNBC on Monday, March 7, 2016
Trump once called 'short-fingered vulgarian'

Trump once called 'short-fingered vulgarian'

03/03/16 10:35PM

In the latest GOP debate, Trump went after Marco Rubio who said Trump has small hands and alluded to the size of another part of his body. MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell speaks with 'Studio 360' host Kurt Andersen to get the backstory on this joke with Trump's hands. 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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