This week’s topics include:
- Over 3 million people marched throughout France, but the killing of more than 2000 people in Nigeria by the Islamic militant group Boko Haram January 3rd has generated barely a mention by mainstream media.
- President Obama has called for making at least two years of college education free and universal.
- A South Carolina judge has declared a mistrial in the case of a white ex-police chief charged with murder in the shooting death an unarmed black man.
- Dash cam video shows Billings Montana Police Officer Grant Morrison in the minutes after he shot and killed an unarmed man high on methamphetamine during a traffic stop.
Guest: Scotty Reid of Black Talk Radio News joins the conversation to discuss his latest article “Tim Wise supposes he has a right to yell nigger in the streets” Soledad O’Brien agrees.