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Will fake cheeseburgers save the planet?

Will fake cheeseburgers save the planet?

04/21/15 11:39PM

Tech investors like Bill Gates are backing companies trying to create alternatives to meat. But will it taste good enough to please our palates? Food critic Corby Kummer talks to Lawrence about what he thinks may be the biggest problem with fake meat. watch

The origin of the term ‘African American’

The origin of the term ‘African American’

04/21/15 10:44PM

Jesse Jackson may have popularized the term in the late 1980s, but a Yale researcher finds what may very well be the very first written instance of "African American" - and it was published 233 years ago. Lawrence explains in his latest Rewrite. watch

Will a Loretta Lynch vote finally happen?

Will a Loretta Lynch vote finally happen?

04/21/15 10:16PM

The Senate comes to a deal on a sex-trafficking bill, making way for a vote on Loretta Lynch 54 days after Pres. Obama put her forward to replace Atty. Gen. Holder. Meanwhile, WI Gov. Scott Walker moves further to the right on immigration. Our panel... watch

Key Christie ally reportedly backing Jeb

Key Christie ally reportedly backing Jeb

04/20/15 10:40PM

Has Gov. Christie lost his own 2009 campaign chairman before he even announces he’s running? The Washington Post reports that New Jersey state Sen. Joseph M. Kyrillos is backing Jeb Bush. msnbc’s Kasie Hunt, Charlie Cook, & fmr. GOP Rep. Steve... watch

Tulsa Sheriff: Bates was properly trained

Tulsa Sheriff: Bates was properly trained

04/20/15 10:19PM

Tulsa County Sheriff Stanley Glanz said volunteer sheriff's deputy Robert Bates was properly trained, but records released are incomplete. Sheriff Glanz also admits to vacationing with Bates in the past. Marq Claxton and Eric Harris family attorney Dan... watch

6 Baltimore cops suspended after suspect dies

6 Baltimore cops suspended after suspect dies

04/20/15 10:00PM

An autopsy report shows Freddie Gray died from a spinal cord injury. Lawrence talks to Gray family lawyer Mary Koch about questions the family wants answered by police. Baltimore City Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young and Marq Claxton also... watch

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About The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

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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