Obama's 2012 Win; NJ Senate Election; Internet Hate Speech

5 segments
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to the media after meeting with Congressional leaders at the White House, March 1, 2013.

Jonathan Alter’s new book The Center Holds: Obama and His Enemies, tells the story of the 2012 election. He talks about that and analyzes the current news. Plus: Abraham Foxman of the Anti-Defamation League on how to fight viral hate speech on the Internet; Rutgers professor Ross Baker on the special election to fill Lautenberg’s Senate seat; and Curtis White talks about his book on the defense of arts and culture against “scientism.”