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Search for support and faith in black church

Search for support and faith in black church

09/04/16 12:06PM

Donald Trump’s support with black voters is at 2% and after visiting a black church in Detroit on Saturday, how far can the Republican’s outreach to African Americans extend? The New York Times National Reporter Yamiche Alcindor and Politico’s Senior W... watch

Reverend Al Sharpton talks Trump Detroit...

Reverend Al Sharpton talks Trump Detroit visit

09/03/16 01:11PM

Did the Republican nominee Donald Trump misuse his opportunity to properly reach out to African American church goers in Detroit? Founder and President of the National Action Network and host of MSNBC's “Politics Nation,” Reverend Al Sharpton answers. watch

Donald Trump’s outreach to black church

Donald Trump’s outreach to black church

09/03/16 12:07PM

Donald Trump met with a black church in Detroit on Saturday, and while church goers praised his effort, some were still not persuaded. Democratic strategist Krystal Ball, NBC’s Trymaine Lee and host of AM Joy, Joy Reid, discuss. watch

Trump reaches out to African Americans in...

Trump reaches out to African Americans in Detroit

09/03/16 08:53AM

CNBC Chief Washington correspondent and political writer for the New York Times, John Harwood, and RealClearPolitics, Caitlin Huey-Burns, discuss the standards of candidates receiving talking points and if this is the end to Clinton’s email scandal. watch

Police department to boycott NFL star

Police department to boycott NFL star

09/03/16 08:45AM

The Santa Clara police union in California plans to boycott NFL star, Colin Kaepernick, after his recent protest of the National Anthem. Though, a veterans group stands behind Kaepernick amid criticism. U.S Army veteran, Richard Allen Smith, discuss. watch

Trump campaign does the unlikely ahead of...

Trump campaign does the unlikely ahead of Detroit

09/03/16 08:05AM

New York Times national reporter Yamiche Alcindor talks with MSNBC's Alex Witt about Donald Trump visiting an African American church in Detroit and the campaign preparing a script for Trump’s sit-down with Pastor Jackson- unlikely in recent past. watch

Poverty affects the brain, according to study

Poverty affects the brain, according to study

08/28/16 01:46PM

Associate professor of education psychology and neuroscience at the University of Southern California Mary Helen Immordino-Yang breaks down a new study on how a person’s living condition can affect judgment, awareness, and social interactions. watch

Anti-trump group makes last round

Anti-trump group makes last round

08/28/16 01:39PM

MSNBC Contributor and spokesperson for Our Principles PAC Katie Packer talks about a new attempt by a Republican anti-Trump group set to launch a new TV ad in swing state suburbs. watch

Ben Jealous on Colin Kaepernick's protest

Ben Jealous on Colin Kaepernick's protest

08/28/16 01:17PM

Former president of the NAACP Ben Jealous joins Alex Witt to talk about gun violence in Chicago and NFL star Colin Kaepernick protesting the nation’s anthem in regards to police brutality. watch

Third party still a contender in election?

Third party still a contender in election?

08/28/16 12:54PM

Don’t count the third party out just yet. A new poll suggests Americans want to see Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson at the first presidential debate. Political science professor at Iona college Jeanne Zaino discusses support for Johnson. watch

Focus group studies undecided voters

Focus group studies undecided voters

08/28/16 12:31PM

A Wisconsin focus group studies why undecided voters are doubtful in this year’s presidential election. Political analyst Elise Jordan and former Vermont Governor Howard Dean discuss the group's findings. watch

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