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Paris: The war ISIS wants

Paris: The war ISIS wants

11/19/15 10:34PM

Why does ISIS want to create a war against well-equipped French and American soldiers? Could it be to create greater hostility toward Muslims in the West? Lawrence talks with Nafees Hamid and Scott Atran about ISIS’ creating “managed chaos.” watch

Ringleader boasted about lax border security

Ringleader boasted about lax border security

11/19/15 10:19PM

Months before the Paris attacks, ringleader Abdelhamid Abaaoud bragged about passing between Syria and Europe for training, despite being on a watchlist. How do we better track terrorists? Lawrence talks with terrorism expert Brian Jenkins. watch

Is ISIS seriously threatening NYC?

Is ISIS seriously threatening NYC?

11/18/15 10:19PM

Lawrence talks with terrorism experts Laith Alkhouri and Jim Cavanaugh about a newly released video from ISIS showing images of New York about the threat level to the US; also news of five Syrians arrested with fake passports in Honduras. watch

DNA tests to confirm if attack leader killed

DNA tests to confirm if attack leader killed

11/18/15 10:03PM

New reports identify the woman suicide bomber that blew herself up Wednesday morning as the cousin of the terror attack leader. DNA tests will confirm if he too was killed. Lawrence gets an update from reporters on the ground throughout Europe. watch

Pres. Obama comments on Syrian refugee debate

Pres. Obama comments on Syrian refugee debate

11/17/15 10:21PM

Pres. Obama had some harsh criticism for those against allowing Syrian refugees to come to the United States adding that some suggesting ‘Christians are more worthy of protection than Muslims are in a war-torn land’ are giving ISIS exactly what they want. watch

German stadium evacuated after threat

German stadium evacuated after threat

11/17/15 10:00PM

German police abruptly called off a soccer match Tuesday night because of a "potential threat to spectators". Lawrence talks with MSNBC correspondents across Europe about that and the hunt for the remaining two terror suspects from last week’s deadly attack. watch

The political will to defeat ISIS

The political will to defeat ISIS

11/16/15 10:49PM

A new poll shows a large majority of Americans do not want to send U.S. troops to battle ISIS but some GOP Presidential candidates disagree. Lawrence O’Donnell speaks with author Jon Meacham. 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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