Latest News National Anthem Culture 2018-05-27T09:10:51.000000000-04:00 Rev. Al Sharpton is joined by Jamil Smith and Howard Bryant to discuss the NFL’s new anti-kneeling rule and how it suppresses people’s freedom to express themselves. Dealing With Race in Trump’s America 2018-05-27T09:08:42.000000000-04:00 Rev. Al Sharpton is joined by Jamil Smith and Aisha Moodie-Mills to discuss the historic Starbucks closing to do race tolerance training and how they could continue to improve the racial tensions in America. All About the Base 2018-05-27T09:06:14.000000000-04:00 Rev. Al Sharpton is joined by Noelle Nikpour and Zerlina Maxwell to discuss the news this week plus the alarming comments Trump has made this week as well. California’s voting structure could leave openings for GOP 2018-05-26T21:11:18.000000000-04:00 The top two vote-getters in California primaries advance to the general election, regardless of the candidates’ party. This is known as the “jungle primary” system. A crowded field of Democrats could make it easy for Republicans to win. Amb. Hill: Initial North Korea summit derailed by ‘media war’ 2018-05-26T20:52:56.000000000-04:00 Christopher Hill, former U.S. ambassador to South Korea, says public posturing is getting in the way of peace talks. Also, MSNBC Anchor Richard Lui leads a discussion with his panel on recent foreign affairs news such as the hostage release in Venezuela. Tynes: NFL kneeling rule submits to Trump’s ‘fear-mongering’ 2018-05-26T20:07:59.000000000-04:00 Tyler Tynes, writer for SB Nation, says the National Football League overstepped its bounds by issuing its latest National Anthem regulation. However, former NFL Safety Jack Brewer says the league has every right to dissuade protests in the workplace. ACLU: Separating migrant families has 'devastating consequences' 2018-05-26T19:37:17.000000000-04:00 An initiative by Attorney General Jeff Sessions has led the Trump administration to separate children from their parents at the border more often. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has sued the government in hopes of ending the practice. The... Former Watergate Prosecutor Says FBI Informants are Not Spies 2018-05-26T17:59:38.000000000-04:00 Former Watergate prosecutor Jill Wine-Banks says no one should obtain information from classified meetings held by lawmakers Thursday to discuss an FBI informant's contact with Trump campaign aids. Mahlon Mitchell (D): "As a black man I could be Sterling Brown." 2018-05-26T17:49:06.000000000-04:00 Mahlon Mitchell, Democratic candidate for governor of Wisconsin, tells MSNBC's David Gura, "We need to hire more police officers that are reflective of the community they serve." Former NBA Player Craig Hodges on NFL Controversy 2018-05-26T17:41:20.000000000-04:00 Former NBA player Craig Hodges speaks to MSNBC's David Gura about the NFL's new policy to fine players who protest the national anthem by kneeling.