I’m glad somebody on TV is talking about America’s corrupt and broken prison system. Here’s HBO’s “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” using muppets to talk about prison. America has, by far, the largest prison population in the world, larger even than China, which has a population four times the size of the U.S.

After a week of disturbing violence in Ukraine, Gaza, and elsewhere, perhaps it is fitting that the world should celebrate Nelson Mandela Day today. - “War and Peace on Nelson Mandela Day" - By Keith Boykin

After a week of disturbing violence in Ukraine, Gaza, and elsewhere, perhaps it is fitting that the world should celebrate Nelson Mandela Day today. - “War and Peace on Nelson Mandela Day" - By Keith Boykin

Disturbing video: 43-year-old Eric Garner dies after NYPD officer puts him in a chokehold.

Here’s the video from our discussion on LeBron James today on MSNBC.

Carmelo Anthony explains why he’s staying in New York City. “I am a New York Knick at heart.”

Carmelo Anthony explains why he’s staying in New York City. “I am a New York Knick at heart.”

(Source: knicksworld)