Politics Nation with Al Sharpton (MSNBC)

McCain: Obama gone ‘AWOL’ on Ukraine crisis

Posted 07/18/2014

Salon.com’s Joan Walsh joins Rev. Al Sharpton to talk about Sen. John McCain’s comments about Pres. Obama’s response to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine and flight MH17.

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Day two of the Israeli ground invasion into Gaza

Posted 07/18/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton gives an update on the Israeli ground invasion into Gaza, which began on Thursday.

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Obama’s warning to Russia and Putin over MH17

Posted 07/18/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton talks to Rep. Gregory Meeks, Linda Kinstler and Greg Feith about Pres. Obama’s remarks following the crash of a Malaysian passenger plane and new evidence about the missile that brought it down.

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A history of civilian planes shot down

Posted 07/17/2014

From a 1983 Korean airlines flight shot down by Soviet fighter jet to a 2001 incident with a Russian plane, Rev. Al Sharpton takes a look back at civilian airplanes shot down by a military strike.

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When will more clues about Malaysian jet emerge?

Posted 07/17/2014

Col. Jack Jacobs, Jim Cavanaugh and retired airline captain Jay Rollins talk about whether Russian Pres. Putin will lend a hand in the investigation into Malaysian flight 17, which U.S. officials say was shot down with a missile.

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Will US-Russia tensions escalate?

Posted 07/17/2014

NBC’s Kristen Welker, Janine Davidson and E.J. Dionne talk to Rev. Al Sharpton about the Malaysian jet that was shot down and how the incident will affect U.S. foreign policy in an already volatile region.

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Heat signatures suggest missile was Russian

Posted 07/17/2014

NBC’s Jim Miklaszewski and Jim Cavanaugh talk to Rev. Al Sharpton about the clues U.S. intelligence officials are using to determine who shot down a Malaysian jet with a surface-to-air missile. Heat signatures suggest that the weapon was Russian, but it’s

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A history of civilian planes shot down

Posted 07/17/2014

From a 1983 Korean airlines flight shot down by Soviet fighter jet to a 2001 incident with a Russian plane, Rev. Al Sharpton takes a look back at civilian airplanes shot down by a military strike.

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US officials say Malaysian jet was shot down

Posted 07/17/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton talks to Col. Jack Jacobs, retired airline captain Jay Rollins and former NTSB investigator Greg Feith about Malaysian flight 17, which officials say was shot down by a missile.

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Poll: Support for Confederacy alive in Mississippi

Posted 07/16/2014

Rev. Sharpton discusses a poll indicating that 37% of Mississippi Republicans who voted in the state’s GOP primary would support the Confederate side if another civil war were fought.

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