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Maddow corrects the facts in Buchanan interview

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow corrects some of the falsehoods about the role of race in America expressed in a previous show by guest and colleague Pat Buchanan. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast July 20, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Turley on captured soldier: How we treat detainees matter

Prof. Jonathan Turley discusses why the Taliban’s capture of Army Private Bowe Bergdahl serves as the latest reminder that the way the U.S. government treats detainees matters. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast July 20, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

GOP lawmaker shoots down ‘birther’ claim

Rep. Mike Castle faced an angry constituent who wanted to know why he wasn’t doing more about expose President Barack Obama’s true Kenyan citizenship. To the lawmakers credit, he attempted to knock down that rumor. The episode bares some resemblance to a McCain supporter that insisted Obama was a Arab.…

Lawsuit file against Sheriff’s dept. for using taser on minors

WSIL-TV reported: The Jefferson County Sheriff’s department has recently been hit with a lawsuit. The plaintiffs claim that last summer, deputies used excessive force when they tasered three children This video is from WSILTV.com, broadcast July 20, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Clinton ‘satisfied’ with her voice in Obama administration

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told ABC’s Martha Raddatz that she is happy with her ability to speak to President Barack Obama. “I broke my elbow, not my larynx. I could not be more satisfied with the amount of time that I spend with the President,” said Clinton. This video…

Fox analyst encourages Taliban to kill captured soldier

Bowe Bergdahl is 23-year-old American soldier that has been captured by the Taliban. Fox News strategic analyst Ralph Peters doesn’t have any sympathies for the solider because he suspects Bergdahl may have deserted his unit. Peters escalated his rhetoric when he suggested that the Taliban should kill Bergdahl. “I want…

Fox host apologizes for comment about ‘pure genes’

More than a week after saying Americans aren’t pure because they marry other ‘species and ethics,’ Fox News host Brian Kilmeade decided to apologize Monday. “I made comments that were offense to many people,” confessed Kilmeade. “Looking back at those comments I realize they were inappropriate. For that, I sincerely…

Report: Interrogators threatened to quit over waterboarding

A new report in the Washington Post reveals that some interrogators threatened to quit over harsh methods used in interrogations. Joby Warrick talks with MSNBC’s Chris Jansen. “There was some push and pull that came from surprising places within the CIA as the interrogation program was going forward, including from…

Orszag: Some using health care reform delays to kill it

White House budget director Peter Orszag expects health care reform bills by August. Orszag says some are trying to slow down the process in an attempt to kill it. “The typical Washington bureaucratic game of — ‘if you don’t have a better alternative, just delay in the hope that that…

Orszag predicts health care bill by August recess

White House budget director Peter Orszag told Fox’s Chris Wallace that he expects the House and Senate to pass health care reform bill by the August recess. “I think the chances are high,” said Orszag. This video is from Fox News’ Fox News Sunday, broadcast July 19, 2009. Download video…

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