Lawrence O'Donnell talks to The Nation's Chris Hayes about the right wing's latest shameless attack on a child; coming from all of the usual suspect
March 17, 2010

Lawrence O'Donnell talks to The Nation's Chris Hayes about the right wing's latest shameless attack on a child; coming from all of the usual suspects of course. From Media Matters.

Right-wing media set sights on family of 11-year-old who spoke about his mother's death at health care event:

Right-wing media have recently targeted 11-year-old Marcelas Owens and his family for attacks after he appeared at a health care reform event to speak about his mother, who reportedly died after losing her health insurance. These attacks follow a history of media conservatives attacking or mocking the uninsured, and previous attacks by right-wing media on the family of a 12-year-old who spoke in support of SCHIP.

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