Donald Trump calls for ‘total shutdown’ of Muslims entering US
GOP front-runner Donald Trump is standing his ground after proposing a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States” in the wake of recent terror attacks. His comments drew a standing ovation at a Trump rally, but immediate condemnation from critics, many of them Republicans. NBC national correspondent Peter Alexander reports for TODAY.
U.S. Supreme Court justices heard oral arguments Wednesday for the second time in three years on a case challenging the University of Texas' admissions program. A white woman sued the school saying she wasn't admitted based on her race.
President Barack Obama says the United States military and allied forces are hitting the Islamic State group harder than ever. Obama says the group's leaders cannot hide, and the group is losing territory.
Far too many Americans have been impacted by gun violence. The stories of survivors and families of those taken by gun violence often go untold. Acclaimed director Spike Lee sat down with several NBA All Stars and dozens of members of the Everytown Survivor Network to hear how this issue has affected them - and what they're doing to affect change. (Everytown for Gun Safety)
Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal is joined by Chuck D of Public Enemy and Gaye Theresa Johnson. Professor Johnson teaches in the Department of Black Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Ricky Gets Shot - Boyz n the Hood (6/8) Movie CLIP (1991) HD
Tre (Cuba Gooding Jr.) watches in horror as Ricky (Morris Chestnut) is gunned down in an alleyway. FILM DESCRIPTION: Director John Singleton's debut chronicles the trials and tribulations of three young African-American males growing up in South Central Los Angeles.
Boyz n the Hood (7/8) Movie CLIP - Give Me the Gun (1991) HD
Furious (Laurence Fishburne) convinces Tre (Cuba Gooding Jr.) to give him the gun instead of avenging Ricky's death. FILM DESCRIPTION: Director John Singleton's debut chronicles the trials and tribulations of three young African-American males growing up in South Central Los Angeles.