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    #VelshiBannedBookClub: A Toni Morrison Masterclass with Dr. Imani Perry and Dr. Eddie Glaude

    07:26
  • The landmark study that explores what happens to women denied abortions

    05:57
  • Vindman on the War in Ukraine: “My belief is that Russia is a near-spent force”

    04:53
  • ‘My God, we are challenged,’: Frank Luntz analyzes current state of American politics

    06:34
  • Velshi: U.S. political parties are not equal participants in the democratic process

    03:20
  • “The Power of Crisis”: Ian Bremmer on the three biggest global threats and practical optimism

    06:11
  • A decade of domestic terrorism and the “Great Replacement Theory”

    06:08
  • Investors Say Their Kids Are Making Them Rethink Climate Change, says Probable Futures Founder 

    04:55
  • Velshi: It’s possible to step away from fossil fuel while keeping economic growth a priority

    03:41
  • Why baby formula “just slipped under the radar”

    05:06
  • NAACP Pres. Derrick Johnson: “White supremacy cannot coexist with democracy”

    04:23
  • Maria Hinojosa on ‘Suave’, her now Pulitzer-winning podcast: “We brought heart”

    05:48
  •  Putin is Making “Empty Threats,” Says Acting U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine

    05:11
  • The link between the anti-abortion movement & “replacement theory”

    07:33
  • #VelshiBannedBookClub: R.J. Palacio on her heart-wrenching graphic novel “White Bird”

    06:05
  • Mohamed El-Erian on global policy response to inflation: “we need it, but we won’t get it”

    05:41
  • Michigan AG: If my Republican opponent wins and bans abortions, ‘many women will die’

    05:54
  • “The data is the data”: Overturning Roe will have devastating effects on the economy

    05:18
  • Velshi: Acknowledging U.S. history of Native erasure is Step 1. Step 2 is action.

    05:13
  • Delegation of U.S. Senate led by Mitchell McConnell arrive in Kyiv

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For evangelicals, the moral outrage over abortion is about race, gender – and ultimately, power

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While the majority of Americans support making abortion legal in most or all cases, 74% of white evangelical protestants believe it should be illegal, according to the most recent Pew Research poll. “Evangelicals always use morality to put forth issues that will allow them to have political power,” says Dr. Anthea Butler, Chair of Religious Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. The moral outrage over abortion masks their attempts to undermine other issues and groups of people. For them, Dr. Butler tells Ali Velshi, “the point has always been…how do we assert ourselves in the nation’s history based on our religious beliefs?”