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    #VelshiBannedBookClub: “Two Boys Kissing” by David Levithan

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  • Ret. Police Captain: ‘There’s no idea of due process’ if cops determine justice 

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  • Paul Butler: “This is warrior policing on steroids”

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  • Adm. Stavridis: “Putin owns this problem”

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  • Velshi: Despite ALL the warnings about fossil fuel, we're going the wrong way

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  • On 50th anniversary of Roe, abortion providers reflect on what’s changed since Dobbs

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  • View from Finland: Misinformation fight begins with education

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  • Nancy Northup: 50th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade is “a day of mixed emotions”

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  • #VelshiBannedBookClub: Grace Lin’s “A Big Mooncake for Little Star”

    09:24
  • Fmr. Estonian President on Estonia’s “more aid faster” approach to Ukraine

    05:36
  • Top Ukrainian Defense official says battle tanks are key to defeating Russia

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  • As abortion pills become easier to get, Republicans push back in draconian ways

    08:13
  • “The debt ceiling is going to have to be increased,” says GOP Rep. Bacon

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  • Debating the validity of the Electoral College

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  • Fmr. Rep. Fred Upton: ‘You’re not going to balance a budget overnight,’ debt ceiling should be raised

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  • Velshi: George Santos & the death of shame 

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  • Velshi: GOP is playing with U.S. prosperity in fight over debt ceiling

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  • #VelshiBannedBookClub: “Their Eyes Were Watching God” by Zora Neale Hurston

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  • Fmr Congressmen on House GOP’s score-settling and “narrative of grievance”

    08:46
  • Britain's PM condemns Iran's execution of British-Iranian national

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Fmr. Freedom Caucus member on the “mess” ahead for the GOP

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For the first time in 100 years, it took more than one vote for the House to elect a new Speaker. The tension between Republican members was apparent on the House floor this week, as they slowly gathered enough votes to get Kevin McCarthy across the line. But the dynamic in the House this week does not bode well for the controlling party. “It’s gonna be a mess,” says former Republican congressman and former governor of South Carolina Mark Sanford. “Why anybody would want to be speaker right now with this thin of a majority, I don’t know.” Sanford is a former member of the ultraconservative House Freedom Caucus, but he recognizes that it’s far different from what it used to be. “The idea of ‘far-right’ back then is a long way from ‘far-right’ right now,” Sanford tells Ali Velshi. “It has metastasized in sort of a cancerous form during the Trump era into something that I don’t quite recognize.”