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Obama calls on nation to do ‘some soul searching’

MSNBC Contributor and Director of Africana Studies at Lehigh University James Peterson and Washington Post Columnist Clinton Yates join MSNBC’s Alex Witt to discuss President Obama’s reaction to the George Zimmerman verdict and his comments on race in America. Peterson says that the president’s speech validates the experience of profiling and put into context the emotion that the black community feels in regards to the verdict.

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