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The search for the next Barack Obama is on

msnbc.com — The hunt for the next Barack Obama is off to a slow start. Just months away from when presidential wannabees typically announce their candidacy, Elizabeth Warren made her first trip to the critical primary state of Iowa on Sunday and hit it out of the park.
Oct 20, 2014

RT @bterris: Ready for Warren's biggest donor is a 24 year old unemployed aspiring political strategist. msnbc.com/msnbc/elizabet…

Oct 20, 2014

RT @bterris: Ready for Warren's biggest donor is a 24 year old unemployed aspiring political strategist. msnbc.com/msnbc/elizabet…

Oct 20, 2014

RT @DavidSeawright: what RT @bterris: Ready for Warren's biggest donor is a 24 year old unemployed aspiring political strategist. msnbc.com/msnbc/elizabet…

Oct 20, 2014

RT @bterris: Ready for Warren's biggest donor is a 24 year old unemployed aspiring political strategist. msnbc.com/msnbc/elizabet…

Oct 20, 2014

Ready for Warren's biggest donor is a 24 year old unemployed aspiring political strategist. msnbc.com/msnbc/elizabet…

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Bleak voting rights landscape for election and beyond

msnbc.com — In the run-up to the 2012 election, there was widespread concern about a slew of restrictive voting laws passed by Republicans. But those fears mostly weren't borne out. Courts blocked several of the worst moves before election day. And record African-American turnout suggested the assault on voting might even have backfired by firing up minority voters.
Oct 20, 2014

Mr. Roth sees a bleak voting rights landscape for election and beyond on.msnbc.com/1sHqHr7

Oct 20, 2014

Smart roundup of recent voting rights rulings & what they mean for 2014 and for elections to come. from @zackroth: msnbc.com/msnbc/bleak-vo…

Oct 20, 2014

Thanks mostly to the Supreme Court, it's a bleak voting rights landscape for 2014 and the foreseeable future. msnbc.com/msnbc/bleak-vo…

Misty Copeland: My success 'wasn't expected'

nbcnews.com — Misty Copeland, the first African American female soloist in two decades for the American Ballet Theater, joins Tamron Hall to discuss her new "I Will I Want" campaign for Under Armour, dancing the lead in "Firebird," and her new book.

Exclusive: Obama speaks with Rev. Al about the importance of voter turnout

nbcnews.com — Reverend Al Sharpton shares a preview of his radio interview with President Obama, and speaks with Rep. Chaka Fattah, D-Pa., and Salon's Joan Walsh about the importance of voter turnout for Democrats in the 2014 midterms.
Oct 20, 2014

Exclusive: President Obama speaks with @TheRevAl about the importance of voter turnout: j.mp/1ycZ4Ip

Oct 20, 2014

Oh, MSNBC has the audio that goes along with that POTUS quote: roll.cl/1vEt40t

Where the digital revolution began

nbcnews.com — Walter Isaacson joins us in the greenroom with his new book "The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution."
Oct 20, 2014

What separates a tech flop from a game-changer? Walter Isaacson on the successes that sparked our digital revolution: on.msnbc.com/1FcAv36

Oct 20, 2014

Meet the women who sparked the digital revolution. Author Walter Isaacson on tech's early visionaries: on.msnbc.com/1FcAv36

Exclusive: Woman who sparked Gamergate

nbcnews.com — The first TV interview with the woman, Zoe Quinn, who ignited Gamergate - the scandal about gaming and sexism that has made front page headlines across the country.

What U.S. should learn from Nigeria’s Ebola fight

nbcnews.com — Nigeria is now Ebola-free, the World Health Organization says. Sam Sturgis of City Labs talks with NBC News senior writer Tony Dokoupil about the country's successful efforts plus what the economic and social future holds for African communities in the...

Andrea Mitchell Reports - The Trail

msnbc.com — Get the latest on Andrea Mitchell Reports - The Trail from Rachel Maddow, Lawrence O'Donnell, Chris Hayes, Chris Matthews, Al Sharpton, Ed Schultz, Joe Scarborough.

Nigeria declared Ebola-free after 42 days without a new case

nbcnews.com — The World Health Organization has officially declared Nigeria Ebola-free - what can other affected countries take away from how Nigeria has contained the threat to control the virus? The New York Times' Helene Cooper discusses.

New book seeks to give meaning back to 'innovation'

nbcnews.com — Walter Isaacson of the Aspen Institute joins Andrea Mitchell to talk about his new book, "The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution."

Welcome to Twitter, Monica Lewinsky

msnbc.com — "Here we go." That was Monica Lewinsky's first tweet after joining the social network and amassing more than 3,600 followers within one hour of her inaugural tweet. The first tweet was sent out at 9 a.m. Monday morning, and Twitter verified Lewinsky's handle within the hour.

Pope Francis: 'God is not afraid of new things'

nbcnews.com — José Díaz-Balart shares five things about Pope Francis, who called on the Catholic Church to adapt to