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  • Should Those Accused of Sexual Assault Be Able to Come Back?

    October 20, 2018

    Should Those Accused of Sexual Assault Be Able to Come Back?

    October 20, 2018

    It’s been a year since #MeToo went viral, compelling victims of sexual misconduct to come forward with their stories. High profile entertainment icons...

  • After 20 Years, Matthew Shepard To Be Laid to Rest

    October 20, 2018

    After 20 Years, Matthew Shepard To Be Laid to Rest

    October 20, 2018

    Just 20 years ago, a 21-year-old college student was abducted and brutally murdered in Laramie, Wyoming, in what is considered one of the worst hate c...

  • Republicans Are Running on Protecting Parts of Obamacare. Will it Work?

    October 20, 2018

    Republicans Are Running on Protecting Parts of Obamacare. Will it Work?

    October 20, 2018

    Across the country voters list health care as a top election issue and politicians are taking notice. Even Republicans who voted against the Affordabl...

  • Voters Want Bipartisanship but Politicians Keep Getting More Partisan

    October 13, 2018

    Voters Want Bipartisanship but Politicians Keep Getting More Partisan

    October 13, 2018

    Voters head to the polls in less than a month for the midterm election. But when they get there, will they see candidates they want to vote for? 82% o...

  • Would You Drive 150 Miles to Vote? How Laws Keep Native Americans From V...

    October 13, 2018

    Would You Drive 150 Miles to Vote? How Laws Keep Native Americans From V...

    October 13, 2018

    Native Americans have some of the lowest voter turnout of any racial or ethnic group. Yet, their votes have made the difference between winning and lo...

  • An Evangelical for Climate Science: We Need to Talk About It More

    October 13, 2018

    An Evangelical for Climate Science: We Need to Talk About It More

    October 13, 2018

    From Florence to Michael, it’s already been a deadly hurricane season and it’s expected to get worse. Climate experts project a 300% increase in destr...

  • Americans in Mexico to Follow Undocumented Spouses

    October 6, 2018

    Americans in Mexico to Follow Undocumented Spouses

    October 6, 2018

    More and more Americans are leaving the United States to live in Mexico. They’re not choosing to go; they’re following their undocumented spouses faci...

  • Company Covers Cost Of Rehab For Applicants And Employees

    September 22, 2018

    Company Covers Cost Of Rehab For Applicants And Employees

    September 22, 2018

    Failed drug screens aren’t just a problem for potential employees, but also the employer. As the county struggles with an addiction crisis, companies ...

  • Ready to Say “Adios” to Expensive Housing?

    September 15, 2018

    Ready to Say “Adios” to Expensive Housing?

    September 15, 2018

    Plus, from California to Maryland, many Americans are struggling with surging housing costs.  We'll meet some who have found financial relief sou...

  • Is Trump’s Trade War Crippling Family Dairy Farms?

    September 8, 2018

    Is Trump’s Trade War Crippling Family Dairy Farms?

    September 8, 2018

    American dairy farms are struggling. For the last two decades, falling milk prices and international oversupply have pushed more and more family farms...

  • Improving Grades with Free Lunch for All

    September 1, 2018

    Improving Grades with Free Lunch for All

    September 1, 2018

    Nearly 13 million American children don’t know where they’ll get their next meal or if it will be enough. The hunger they experience inhibits their ab...

  • Holocaust Deniers Tried to Exploit His Photo. Now He is Fighting Back.

    August 25, 2018

    Holocaust Deniers Tried to Exploit His Photo. Now He is Fighting Back.

    August 25, 2018

    Michael Bornstein was liberated from Auschwitz at four years old. He kept silent about his experiences for over 70 years, even from his family. That w...

  • October 13, 2018

    October 20, 2018

    October 13, 2018

    October 20, 2018

    This week on Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien, how do you turn climate change deniers into believers? This Evangelical Christian scientist may have...

  • October 6, 2018

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    October 6, 2018

    October 13, 2018

    After the destruction of Hurricane Florence across the Southeast, the housing crisis is worse than ever in North Carolina, especially for poorer commu...

  • September 29, 2018

    October 6, 2018

    September 29, 2018

    October 6, 2018

    This week Soledad O'Brien talks historic midterm wins with Congressional nominee from Massachusetts, Ayanna Pressley.  Plus, 77% of Latinas say s...

  • September 15, 2018

    September 23, 2018

    September 15, 2018

    September 23, 2018

    This weekend on Matter of Fact, is President Trump testing the boundaries of his political power or violating the constitution when it comes to curren...

  • September 8, 2018

    September 15, 2018

    September 8, 2018

    September 15, 2018

    This weekend on Matter of Fact, the use of artificial intelligence is booming.  It’s being used for everything from finding friends on social med...

  • September 1, 2018

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    September 1, 2018

    September 8, 2018

    This week on Matter of Fact, is asbestos making a comeback in America? Soledad O'Brien speaks with cancer survivor Heather Von St. James and Mary Hesd...

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