President Barack Obama has made a point of saying the Islamic State is "not Islamic," despite pressure from critics to define America's enemy as Islamic extremism. Last week, following the release of a video purporting to show Islamic State militants burning a Jordanian pilot alive, Obama referred to "whatever ideology"... read more
Lawrence discusses the latest politics involving the fight against ISIS and sizes up the 2016 GOP contenders with msnbc’s Joy Reid, Josh Barro of the New York Times, and former Vermont Governor Howard Dean. watch
A newly-released 2008 Pentagon think tank study theorizes that Russian President Vladmir Putin's decision making may be affected by Asperger's Syndrome. Lawrence talks to Adrian Karatnycky of the Atlantic Council and Clinical Professor of Psychiatry Dr. J watch
Seattle Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll spoke to Matt Lauer about his controversial play call in the last thirty seconds of the Super Bowl. Jordan Schultz and Harry Shinitzky join Lawrence O’Donnell. watch
Seahawks Coach Pete Caroll talked to Matt Lauer in an exclusive interview about his team's last-minute loss against the New England Patriots and how he is losing some sleep over the controversial play call. Jordan Schultz and Harold Shinitzky join Lawrenc watch
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