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Russia seen as safe haven for cyber crime as pipeline hack prompts Biden admin crackdown
Tuesday 11 May 2021
: Tonight's guests are Nicole Perlroth, cybersecurity reporter for the New York Times, and Senator Jeff Merkley, lead sponsor of the For The...
Racist relic caught creeping into new Texas voter suppression bill
Saturday 08 May 2021
: Tonight's guests are former Rep. Beto O'Rourke, founder of Powered by People, and Mat Kaplan, host of Planetary Radio.
Built on nonsense, Trump makes election fantasy the core of Republican doctrine
Friday 07 May 2021
: Tonight's guests are Marc Elias, Democratic voting rights attorney, and Rep. Pramila Jayapal.
Goofy AZ Republican vote 'audit' examining ballots for bamboo because... China?
Thursday 06 May 2021
: Tonight's guests are Dr. Joia Mukherjee, chief medical officer for Partners in Health, and Judge Lina Hidalgo, county executive for Harris...
Federal judge calls out Barr for lying, orders previously withheld documents released
Wednesday 05 May 2021
: Tonight's guests are Ambassador Ron Kirk, former mayor of Dallas, Texas, and Kara Swisher, host of the podcast "Sway."
Republicans fear new voting restrictions could backfire on their own voters
Tuesday 04 May 2021
: Tonight's guests are Jacob Soboroff, MSNBC correspondent, Amy Gardner, national political reporter for the Washington Post, and Apoorva...
'Deliverables were delivered': Despite denials, much of the Giuliani case is on the record
Saturday 01 May 2021
: Tonight's guests are Dan Goldman, former Democratic lead counsel in the 2019 House impeachment inquiry, and Ashley Jude, program coordinator...
Actual elections experts headed to Arizona as GOP stunt falls short on answers
Friday 30 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Susan Rice, White House domestic policy adviser, and Michael Beschloss, NBC News presidential historian.
On minimum wage and GOP freak-outs, Biden can draw on lessons from Obama era
Wednesday 28 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Jared Bernstein, a member of President Joe Biden's White House council of economic advisers, and Katie Hobbs, Arizona...
Company hired for Arizona Republican ballot audit stunt abandons pretense of transparency
Tuesday 27 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Roopali Desai, attorney representing Arizona Democrats, and Dale Ho, director of the ACLU Voting Rights Project.
Sketchy pro-Trump recount off to rocky start in Arizona
Saturday 24 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Jen Fifield, reporter for the Arizona Republic, Dr. Ashish Jha, dean of the School of Public Health at Brown...
Arizona Republicans embrace the ridiculous in recount for Trump
Friday 23 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Gina McCarthy, White House National Climate Adviser, and Senator Cory Booker.
Republican bills attack protest rights; wink at running over protesters
Thursday 22 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Shevrin Jones, Florida state senator, and Ann Simmons, Moscow bureau chief for the Wall Street Journal.
Bravery of witnesses made the difference in Chauvin trial
Wednesday 21 April 2021
: Tonight's guests include Rev. Al Sharpton, Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner and a member of Mothers of the Movement, and Rep. Karen Bass,...
Hope over history: Racial justice advocates anxiously await Chauvin verdict
Tuesday 20 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Senator Amy Klobuchar, Phillip Atiba Goff, co-founder and CEO of the Center for Policing Equity, and Ann Simmons,...
A week of law enforcement headlines leaves Americans looking for new solutions
Saturday 17 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Katie Benner, Justice Department reporter for the New York Times, Rep. Dan Kildee, Jocelyn Benson, Michigan secretary...
Collusion: Sanctions statement completes circle between Trump camp and Russian intelligence
Friday 16 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Michael Schmidt, Washington correspondent for the New York Times, and Michael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to...
The core strategic impossibility that kept the U.S. in Afghanistan
Thursday 15 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Sherrilyn Ifill, president and director-counsel for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, Ron Allen, NBC News correspondent,...
Everything you need to know (and more) about Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine pause
Wednesday 14 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, Missy Ryan, Washington Post Pentagon reporter, and Marquita Butler, city...
Tempers flare after police kill another Black man in traffic stop
Tuesday 13 April 2021
: LANGUAGE WARNING: This episode includes live, unedited interviews with angry protesters outside the Brooklyn Center, MN police department.
Maddow: Set your concerns aside and get vaccinated. Do it for others if not for yourself.
Saturday 10 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Brandt Williams, reporter for Minnesota Public Radio, and Dr. Farhan Bhatti, a family physician in Lansing, Michigan.
Covid surge has Michigan desperate and looking for vaccine salvation
Friday 09 April 2021
: Nicolle Wallace guest hosts for the night.
Scammy Trump campaign repeat donation trick made even more predatory on Republican site
Thursday 08 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Marc Caputo, national political reporter for Politico, and Andrew Kramer, Moscow correspondent for the New York Times.
NRA fights to declare bankruptcy as NY AG lawsuit threatens to dissolve the organization
Wednesday 07 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are former Congressman Beto O'Rourke, and Shannon Watts, founder of Moms Demand Action.
Democrats find new crack in GOP's filibuster stonewall; legislative opportunity doubles
Tuesday 06 April 2021
: Tonight's guests are Cecilia Rouse, chair of the Biden White House Council of Economic Advisers, and Adam Jentleson, former deputy chief of...