Latest News Mnuchin's wife boasts about wealth 2017-08-22T00:57:48.000000000-04:00 Rachel Maddow emphasizes the gravity of Donald Trump's Afghanistan speech and contrasts it with an item about Trump Treasury Secretary Seth Mnuchin's wife responding to criticism by boasting about how much more money she and her husband pay into the ec... Trump set to reprise harrowing Phoenix speech 2017-08-22T00:33:32.000000000-04:00 Rachel Maddow previews Donald Trump's planning rally in Phoenix, Arizona Tuesday with racial tensions high in the U.S. and Trump having a history of anti-immigrant vitriol in Phoenix. Trump flip flops on Afghanistan withdrawal 2017-08-22T00:22:52.000000000-04:00 Congresswoman Barbara Lee talks with Rachel Maddow about why she is disappointed that Donald Trump flip flopped on his previous position of withdrawal from Afghanistan. Trump leaves a lot unanswered on Afghanistan 2017-08-22T00:00:20.000000000-04:00 Colonel Jack Jacobs, recipient of the Medal of Honor, talks with Rachel Maddow about what Donald Trump's Afghanistan speech means about how the U.S. will conduct itself there going forward, and whether that represents any actual change. 10 sailors missing after U.S. Navy ship... 2017-08-21T23:48:50.000000000-04:00 The Chief of Naval Operations Monday ordered an “operational pause” across the entire fleet after the second collision this summer. Trump reveals strategy for Afghanistan 2017-08-21T23:00:58.000000000-04:00 President Trump gave his first prime time policy address explaining his administration will not discuss the number of service members or military actions for Afghanistan. Breitbart slams Trump “flip-flop” on war 2017-08-21T22:30:42.000000000-04:00 Steve Bannon is back at Breitbart, and reportedly ready for war with Jared Kushner if Trump deviates from the platform he ran on. A Breitbart staffer issued this warning: "we're prepared to help Paul Ryan rally votes for impeachment.” Lawrence: Trump announced he won’t... 2017-08-21T22:03:51.000000000-04:00 Trump's Afghanistan speech marked a presidential first: the failure to disclose the number of troops he was sending to a war zone -- breaking a tradition set by Obama, Bush 43, LBJ, and more. David Rothkopf and Evan McMullin join Lawrence. Trump puts US in Afghanistan holding pattern 2017-08-21T21:55:17.000000000-04:00 Chris Matthews talks with Rachel Maddow about the unanswered question of a timetable in Donald Trump's Afghanistan war speech if the goal is to keep the Taliban at bay. Long Afghanistan stay seen in Trump vagueness 2017-08-21T21:53:02.000000000-04:00 Philip Carter, former assistant secretary of Defense, talks with Rachel Maddow about why the lack of details in Donald Trump's Afghanistan speech suggests the U.S. will remain there for a long time to come.