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October 22, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Horse carriages are an iconic new York sight, but the practice is heavily debated. We discuss the issue from both sides with animal rights activist Jane Velez-Mitchell and horse carriage owners. Plus, former NYC Police and Corrections Commissioner Bernard Kerik speaks about his mission to reform our criminal justice system after his experiences on both sides of the prison bars.

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October 21, 2015 at 6:42 pm

In the second of a two-part interview, Former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey talks about gay rights and coming to accept himself as a “gay American.” Then, MSNBC’s Joy-Ann Reid will be here to break down the breakdown of American racial politics. Plus, “Nature” Executive producer Fred Kaufman shares a sneak peak at a new two-part series on pets coming from the Emmy-Award winning program.

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