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you know, take those tusks or anything, any remnants from that elephant. i don't have that kind of information. it's all so sad, isn't it? jeff corwin? >> yes, it is -- you know, we live in a day where we're losing life incredibly fast. and many would argue that every species matters. >> yeah, thanks so much. coming to us from richmond, today, appreciate it. oh, time's up. hey, thanks so much for being with me this afternoon. the next hour of the newsroom starts now with poppy harlow. top of the hour, joining you from new york this afternoon, thank you so much for being with me. we begin with politics. republican front runner donald trump not saying much today after press by cnn political reporter on his controversial 9/11 remarks. >> mr. trump, can you clarify, do you think 9/11 was president
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bush's fault? >> your comments about 9/11? >> early yesterday, trump made a remark about the 9/11 terror attack. listen to this. >> say what you want -- >> hold on. you can't blame george bush for that. >> he was president. don't blame him or don't blame him? he was president. the world trade center came down during his reign. >> jeb bush fired back tweeting saying how pathetic for donald trump to criticize the president for 9/11. we were attacked and my brother kept us safe. trump responded. he said, no, you're pathetic for saying nothing happened during your brother's term when the world trade center was attacked and came down. our country needs more energy
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and spirit than you can provide. make america great again. let's talk it over with ryan. thank you for that. i do want -- >> new yorker. >> how could i do that? i am very sorry. >> that's all right. >> ryan, i want your reaction to trump's on camera silence. i mean, asked more times than we showed you over and over to say something responding. he did. on twitter. what's your take? >> well, for, you know, one of the first times in this campaign, i think trump realizes that saying something about 9/11 and who is responsible and who's not is extremely sensitive and controversial subject. and if he's going to say any more about it, it seems like he wants to be a little bit more well thought out than the off the cuff comments. look, i -- i want to be very careful about what i say about this.
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but some people in the jeb camp are arguing that he blamed george w. bush for 9/11. i did not hear him say that in the original interview. i heard him make a statement saying that george w. bush was president when 9/11 happened. >> he said, it came down on his watch. i think the follow-up is responsible for 9/11, i doubt he thinks that. that would probably be the end of his campaign if that's what he thinks. there was a respectable serious debate focusing on al qaeda and terrorism in the run-up to 9/11. and if that's the debate he's trying to spark, i don't think that's out of bounds. >> let me say this because one of the tweets we didn't show you what i think is important for
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context here tweeted at the debate. you said your brother kept us safe. i wanted to be nice and did not mention the wtc, the world trade center came down during his wat watch. this is what mitt romney said speaking on david axelrod's pod cast before the remarks about 9/11. but just about his style. >> i think donald trump has said a number of things which are hurtful and said they are childish in some respects. will be problematic. and they relate to things he said about the news media, hispanics. >> at the same time, that's mitt romney saying this is going to hurt him if he makes it to the general.
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>> that alone is amazing that mitt romney is actually taking seriously the possibility that donald trump could be the nominee of the party. you know, a few months ago, i don't -- most people like mitt romney would not even entertain the idea that he's -- he could possibly be the nominee. trump has been at the top of the polls for so long, i think everyone has to, you know, at least admit that's within the realm of possibility now. but he is correct. i don't take a lot of -- i don't put a lot of stock into the head to head polls, poppy. the polls this far out that show republican versus democrat. i don't put much stock in them right now. what mitt romney said, though. he studied his campaign loss pretty closely. he knows he lost that campaign
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because he did not do well with hispanics. he did not do as well as he should've done with women. >> right. >> and the entire republican party since mitt romney's loss has been trying to fix that problem. and i think a lot of folks like mitt romney do not see trump as executing a strategy that is going to allow republicans to do better with those groups. >> all right. and i have to get you on biden here. it was your article this week that made so many waves. first of all, releasing that memo about sort of how to beat hillary clinton from the obama camp back in 2008. but, turning to joe biden who you've reported extensively on. we find out this morning he had a call with a major labor union leader yesterday. the head of the international association of firefighters. also, that's the union that the new york times reported had abandoned just a month ago its willingness to back hillary clinton in this election. you've got that on top of the fact that the teamsters and siu
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major unions have not endorsed a candidate yet. how big is that union backing for someone in the democratic party to win and make it to the general? >> it's a big deal. you can win without big union backing. but you've got to win a piece of that. you've got to be competitive. very important constituency in democratic primaries. they provide a lot of the grass roots, foot soldiers, go out there and help you win the vote and get voters to polls and primary states. and look, you know, we don't have to be -- it's obvious what's going on here. hillary clinton comes out against a major trade deal that is not supported by the unions. i think it's clear that part of the reason she did that, she has joe biden potentially breathing down her neck. if biden's going to jump in, he's going to want some establishment backing right out of the gate. he's going to want something he
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can point to say, look, this is real. hillary clinton has not locked up all of the power centers in the democratic party. just reading the tea leaves if he jumps in, maybe that's what this call is about with the firefighters. >> yeah. fascinating. we should know in a matter of days as the sources are telling us here at cnn. when we find out, you can bet you're going to be on our air talking about it. >> thank you, poppy, i'll see you soon. >> as always, coming up next, new information, disturbing information about some hope about the condition of former nba star lamar odom. also, one of the first athletes to publicly acknowledge his drug problem. he'll be with me live next to shine a spotlight on this issue. and later, artistic sabotage on the set of the emmy award winning television show "homeland." the show gets duped as the critics label story lines racist and just plain wrong. what happens? alright team, we've got an f150, needs a systems check and tires.
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former nba basketball star lamar odom's condition is improving. sources say he is now responsive and communicating just days after he was found unconscious in that nevada brothel. he apparently gave a greeting and even a thumbs up on friday. he was able to say hello to his estranged wife khloe kardashian who was by his side. more on odom's condition. >> well, poppy, in drips and drabs, more information that his condition is improving and he was able to utter short words. one source telling cnn that he said hi to his estranged wife
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khloe kardashian. and kris jenner told "access hollywood" that odom is no longer in a coma, not on a ventilator, but has a breathing mask. says he did suffer some organ damage. and some reports are now surfacing about a chaotic scene when odom was first wheeled on to the second floor of the icu unit. george cooper's wife is also in icu, and he described how he was put in a two to three-hour lockdown in her room as odom was admitted and some sort of a disturbance was created in the effort to create more security on that floor. let's listen. >> the security is really tight. the -- got to pass security to go up the elevator. pass the security down the floor. and all throughout the night, there's banging and clicking as his entourage, managers, basketball players and whatnot coming and going. >> that's george cooper, his wife also in the icu. so the headline here, little by little, lamar odom's condition
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seems to be improving. back to you now, poppy. >> thank you very much. and as odom fights to recover in a nevada hospital, the question now becomes, how can he be helped? and who can help him the most? 14-year nba veteran and coach john lucas joins me now. thank you for being with me. >> thank you, poppy, what a blessing to hear about lamar. >> i know. >> i actually -- i was actually in las vegas the day he was over there, and i went to go see him. but it was so much of a lot of people there, i didn't go in. but i've been reaching out and reaching for lamar for years. and hopefully now we can finally make a connection. >> all right. yeah, i certainly hope you can. let's tell people a little bit about your history here. it certainly plays into this. you lost your place on two nba teams because of your own drug problem. you are a recovering addict. for many years you've been in recovery. you started your own drug treatment center, wellness
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center. you wrote a book "winning a day at a time." when he is recovering, you know, what is the most important thing that people can do around him? >> well, you know, the first thing is that i hope that he gets the gift of desperation. i had to get desperate. i had to lose all -- i was the number one pick in the draft. i had everything. and i just had to give the gift of desperation. i was sick and tired of being sick and tired. and then the next thing is, you know, tough love is love and people have to give tough love and show compassion. but drinking or drugging or whatever the issues are isn't his problem. the problem that we have with people that have what i have is i can't live life on life's term. so much of life is unacceptable to me. and a lot of it through sports is about perfection. you know, a lot of us can't
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handle retirement, can't handle -- lamar, death, fears, how do i handle the things you deal with on a daily basis? >> absolutely. and he lost so much. he lost his mother when he was 12. he has a very difficult relationship with his father. he lost his 6-month-old child to sudden infant death syndrome. i want you to listen to what a former coach and mentor of his told anderson cooper this week. >> he talked publicly about, you know, kind of death was always around him. lost a lot of friends, obviously his dad had struggled with addiction. do you think that's something he felt? i mean, that he felt this shadow of what had happened to his dad? >> he talked about it all the time. he was always around those type of things, and he always worried about that. and was afraid that could become him. i would always tell him, lamar, it doesn't have to be you. use that to go the other way. >> do you think he does pull out of this, if he recovers that he
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would make changes? >> i'm going to tell you the same thing i told everyone else. lamar adapts to the people around him. if he's around the right people, he'll change. if he's not, you know, you know the shame of it is that you would think -- and help him instead of trying to pull him down. >> help him instead of trying to pull him down. who does he need to surround himself with now? >> well, probably the first thing is that the people around him don't know, first thing you said sounds like there's a history of drugs in his family. we found out through addiction and drugs and alcohol, sometimes this is hereditary. and he may not have had a choice once he smoked his first joint or drugs, it activated the disease. the second thing he has to do is accept it's his problem. it doesn't have to be. you do have to change people,
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places and things. but no one held a gun to his head to make him do it. it's his problem, not everybody else's around him. and one of the things i had to learn to do was take ownership i call this on me. and because i've had all the other things in life happen, it's just the cards i have to play, i have to deal with. when you start doing drugs and alcohol, you end up in three places, you go to jail, institutions, and then you die. >> yeah. >> those are all three, unless you address it. and your only mental defense against the first tloo three is your spiritual condition. he's got to find something greater than himself. >> yeah. >> and the best way to describe an addiction, poppy, for you, before you let me go is if you p can't change your behavior to meet your goals, but you change your goals to meet your behavior, then you've got a serious problem. what he needs is somebody to give him some gut level honesty, who has been there, who can say,
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i know what you feeling, instead of trying to think what you feel, who knows the pain he's in and the fears of life because life's my problem. how do i live on life's terms? >> john lucas, thank you so much for being with me. thank you for what you're doing. we'll be right back. big day? ah, the usual. moved some new cars. hauled a bunch of steel. kept the supermarket shelves stocked. made sure everyone got their latest gadgets. what's up for the next shift? ah, nothing much. just keeping the lights on. (laugh) nice. doing the big things that move an economy. see you tomorrow, mac. see you tomorrow, sam. just another day at norfolk southern.
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turning now to the middle east where tensions are escalating by the day. five more alleged knife attacks today against israelis in jerusalem and also in the west bank and three palestinians have been left out, as well. as fears rise that the region will explode in all out violence. both israelis and palestinians calling for peace in a march today. cnn's orrin liberman reports from jerusalem. >> poppy, we're here at a very large rally marching through the streets of jerusalem at a peace rally, a joint peace rally between israelis and arabs calling for an end to the violence, an end to the attacks and calling for a two-state solution. you can't even see where it ends. hundreds, perhaps a thousand people holding up signs. that main sign right there, saying we're stopping the racism. that's what they're calling for here. a peaceful, calm situation. we're very far from that right now. five attacks today, adding to
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weeks of attacks, those attacks now entering the third week, the international community, secretary of state john kerry getting involved. speaking not only with benjamin netanyahu and also with palestinian president mahmoud abbas. trying, if not to create a two-state solution, trying to at least get the sides talking, get there to be some sort of movement toward peace, towards calm right now to resume that calm. to come back to a situation where there can at least be, if not tangible results towards a peaceful two-state solution. at least get the sides talking to end this wave of violence. this wave of attacks. that's very much what they're hoping for here. poppy? >> absolutely, orrin liberman from jerusalem today. thank you very much. coming up next, to politics we go. i sit down with donald trump's daughter ivanka trump in her first interview since her father entered the race for the white house. with my moderate to severe ulcerative colitis,
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she could be donald trump's most powerful potential surrogate as he runs for president. his 33-year-old daughter who is also an accomplished businesswoman in her own right. fortune's most powerful women in business summit. >> michael cohen from the trump organization said that the company employees 57% of men and 43% women, but there are more female executives than male within the trump organization. how can we translate so more women are in the upper echelons? >> well, i think it's important and companies who aren't prioritizing, ensuring that women are at there's men versus
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women and gender inequality. anyone who is thinking in those terms and not being very proactive to ensure there are companies being thoughtful that the gender mix is going to fall behind. the companies involved will not be the companies they are today. i wouldn't have the ambition, the drive, the passion, to what it is i'm doing for the organization and my own brand. if he hadn't encouraged me, e emboldened me to set my mind to accomplish if i had the vision, the energy, the passion and the work ethic to match. i think really it's leadership is about action. leadership is about setting an example.
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he's done that within the context of the trump organization. and it's why my brothers and i are equally at the same level at the highest ranks within the context of that company. >> you started women who work. it's an initiative you push to empower women at all levels to work and follow their dreams. and some of that is in part due to rising child care costs. >> yeah. >> what's your message to women? >> women are working at all aspects of their life. and i think there's this tendency to talk about working woman. the working woman. we all have different priorities. those priorities change throughout the course of their
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lives. my priorities as mother of two with one on the way are different than they were. so i really wanted to create a brand that was celebrating the fact that women are multidimensional. that we're all working really hard at architecting the lives we want to live and lives that are consistent with our personal priorities. and i do think there's this unfortunate and prevailing depiction of the working woman as wearing a black pantsuit and being solely focused on her professional role. and that's not true. and hopefully, i can be a small part of changing the narrative around what it looks like to be a woman that works today. that's the purpose of the campaign. it's not to tell people they should work or shouldn't work. it's not to push people in a direction. it's to celebrate the fact that we're all figuring it out. we're all working very, very hard. i know, for example. i'm more exhausted after a weekend home with the kids than i am on a friday afternoon.
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i work really hard during the week. >> yeah. >> it's really about just enabling and supporting women. >> your father points to you telling him that he has been on the campaign trail, quote, really misunderstood on his views about women. he has said some things that -- about women that have shocked many people. he said, look at that face, would anyone vote for that? he said there was blood coming out of her wherever -- what was your reaction to that? >> well, i think a lot of the sensationalism around this was orchestrated largely by the media. look, my father's very blunt, he's very direct, he is not gender specific in his criticism of people, and people that he doesn't particularly like or people that he does like but thinks they're wrong on a particular issue. so, you know, i don't think that he's gender targeted at all.
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like i said, i wouldn't be the person i am today. i wouldn't be a high-level executive within his organization if he felt that way. so he's always supported and encouraged women. and truthfully, he's proven that. over decades through his employment practices, through his hiring practices. >> what would a president trump do for women in this country? >> he'd be amazing. for women in this country. he'd be incredible for women in this country. and he's starting to articulate his positions. it's not my place to articulate this for him. i'm not part of the campaign. i'm very busy and he's kept me very busy working alongside my brothers and running the organization. now that he's taking this step and in terms of his efforts to try and make his country great again, as he says. so, you know, i'll leave policy to him. >> yep. >> but i can speak from my vantage point as a child, and
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also from my vantage point as a colleague. and somebody who works for him. he's been an amazing parent. he's given me every opportunity to succeed. he's been loving and supportive. he's pushed me. he's corrected me. he's disciplined me. and i think as a parent now myself, i appreciate how hard that is. more than ever before. when i was 15 or 16, i was a little less impressed by how tough he was and how strict he was. with us as children. as a parent now, i see just how hard it is to raise children with drive and with passion and with energy who have a well set moral compass. and he very much did that for me in his role as a father. and then as an executive, i've seen what an unbelievable leader he is. he's the most formidable negotiator i've ever seen. and i've seen a lot of great negotiators. he is also somebody who really
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encourages people to achieve at their highest level. he is -- he sets very high goals for everyone who works for him and who works with him. but really he helps them raise the bar for themselves in terms of what they want to accomplish. >> what are your business goals for ivanka trump as a brand and business? >> oh, i have far-reaching goals. i think my goals are less specific and more general now. i want to continue to grow the footprint throughout the world. we have a hotel company, the trump hotel collection, which i'm proud of, which is now the fastest growing luxury hotel brands. we have many very, very exciting property openings in the year to come. here in washington, d.c. with the old post office building, iconic building on pennsylvania avenue, in rio de janeiro.
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so i think the opportunity on the hotel side and the real estate side is huge. and i almost don't want to limit myself by giving a specific, a specific goal. but the growth potential there is enormous. in terms of my own business, i really feel like it's in its infancy and i'm getting started. i'm creating product in many categories that has been very well received, that i'm deeply proud of, and i'm looking forward to other opportunities and other categories and international markets to grow that brand. of course, my most important priority, my family is growing and hopefully will continue to grow. >> congratulations, you are five months pregnant. >> i'm five months pregnant with my third. >> congratulations. >> it's an amazing time and it's an exciting time. for me and my personal life, as well. i feel incredibly blessed and fortunate that i'm so happy
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personally and professionally, and i hope that always continues. >> you are very good friends with chelsea clinton. and she gave a recent interview and said, quote, i love ivanka. and she said that both of your parents running potentially against each other in a general election has not affected your friendship. how do you guys navigate that? do you not talk politics? do you talk kids? >> it is not been an issue for us. she's been a great friend to me, i've been a great friend to her. so, you know, the politics of our parents is not relevant to our friendship. >> you said something. you wrote something, rather, that really interested me. and what you said is you told the "new york times" in 2013, there will always be people who will say i wouldn't be in this position were it not for my last name. and i don't disagree with that. and i wonder why that is. there are a lot of children of very successful people who have not accomplished as much as you've accomplished. >> i think growing up with a very accomplished parent can
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either be one of two things. it can either be debilitating in that you're so afraid that you won't measure up, that you never take those important first steps. sometimes you just have to start. >> you don't even want to try. >> you don't even want to. i've seen people almost paralyzed by a fear of failure in the early years where failure's almost expected. when you're not supposed to really know how to do it. where you're supposed to be trying new things. failing, succeeding. and discovering the right path for yourself. so i've seen that side of the equation. then i've seen other people that find that the pressure that the criticism and the skepticism imposed upon them is motivating. and for me, it was. i'm a competitive person. you know, the more people that dismiss me or underestimated me, i think, the stronger and more
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emboldened i became. and so, i found, you know, to y today, i'm a lot less reactive to the opinions of others. i have a confidence level having achieved success. when i was younger, i didn't have that confidence level. i was a college kid, how could i? if i would have, that would have been inappropriate. so, i think i was more responsive to that imposed pressure. and i think in a strange way, it actually helped push me forward. >> final question to you. i asked a lot of the women here at the fortune most powerful women summit and asked a group of them. i know you watched. what did you make of the debate? and who do you think would be the most formidable candidate against your father who is leading, still, in all of the republican polls? >> well, i thought the debate was excellent. i thought the debate was interesting to watch. so i enjoyed watching. like i said, i'm a business
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person, not a politician. so i'll leave politics to other members of the family and the many, many people who are involved in the race on both sides. we'll see who emerging. >> thank you very much. >> thank you. >> ivanka trump, thank you for that. he risked his life to try to save his classmates. and now the oregon shooting hero is recounting for the first time haunting details from that deadly day. ♪ it's the final countdown! ♪ ♪ the final countdown! if you're the band europe, you love a final countdown. it's what you do. if you want to save fifteen percent or more on car insurance, you switch to geico. it's what you do.
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new information today in that deadly shooting at a college in oregon where eight students and one professor were killed. nine others were injured, including army veteran. today he's speaking out for the first time about the event of that tragic day. and asking a question that may never be answered. >> we are hearing from chris mintz in his own words what happened the day of the shooting. >> we have upwards of 20 victims. >> chilling new details in the oregon community college massacre from shooting survivor chris mintz. the army veteran who has been called a hero for protecting others. >> exchanged shots with him. he's in a classroom.
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>> mintz recalled the day he said started out as normal, but quickly descended into chaos. he writes, there was a bunch of yelling and a bunch of gun shots going off that sounded like firecrackers. mintz says everyone got up and took off. i stopped and held the door open and waited for everyone to leave safely, he writes. he then says he took direction from a counselor that kept screaming, someone needed to tell the people in the library and i told her i'd do it. >> somebody is outside one of the doors shooting through the doors. >> mintz writes he made his way back to the classroom area where he came face-to-face with the gunman. he leaned out and started shooting as i turned toward him, he recalled. this is how he described the shooter. he was so nonchalant through it all. mintz says the shots knocked me to the ground and felt like a truck hit me. he then says he was shot again while on the ground and that the gunman said, that's what you get
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for calling the cops. mintz writes in facebook post he told the gunman he didn't call police and they were already on the way. he then yelled to the gunman, it's my kid's birthday, man. mintz says the shooter pointed the gun right at my face and retreated back into the classroom. >> hello, everyone. i'm doing well. and i'm -- >> a friend posted this video of mintz in the hospital. he's since been released and has this lingering question. i'm still confused at why he didn't shoot me. again. >> he decided to post on facebook because he didn't want to do any on camera interviews. he said, this is not about publicity. in fact, he doesn't like to be called a hero. he said that word should be reserved for the first responders. poppy? >> wow. thank you. up next, the hit series homeland gets a real life shock. but first, meet one of cnn's heroes of 2015, richard joiner is the pastor of a small north
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graffiti artists hired to make the set of the showtime spy hit series "homeland" more authentic used the gig to spray paint a number of subversive messages in arabic, including one that called the show racist. our ian lee reports. >> reporter: "homeland" has been hijacked by gra fffitigraffiti. the showtime show hired artists to give their show a more authentic feel, but they flipped the script. tagging things like, "homeland is racist," and "homeland is a joke, but we aren't laughing." here you say, "homeland is watermelon." >> you're basically saying, it's a sham, a joke, not to be taken seriously. >> egyptian hetib aminh was one of those involved. when they realized no one from the show was objecting, they
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took creative license. >> in previous seasons, they had many, many mistakes with regards to cultural references and regards to language. so it seems that they don't have a thorough research team. >> reporter: the series, which follows cia agent carrie mathison, played by claire danes, has been criticized for distorting the middle east. countries even threatened to sue. here the series depicts beirut's hohra street dangerous, full of violent militiamen. in reality, it's famous for its cafes, restaurants, and nightlife. >> it's to really open this dialogue of the lack of awareness that people have of how these images are incredibly dangerous and really have a real-world impact, even if it's a fictional story and even if these are fictional characters. >> reporter: "homeland's"
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cocreator tells cnn, "we wish we'd caught these images before they made it to air. however, as homeland always strives to be subversive in its own right and a stimulus for conversation, we can't help but admire this act of artistic sabotage." >> i'm an artist, so this is huge tradition of subversive art and activist art and that's a scene i'm very much involved. . >> reporter: a key part of street art, invoking conversation. ian lee, cnn, cairo. >> thank you for that. joining me now, cnn senior media correspondent and host of "reliable sources," brian stelter. obvious, but important question, how does this happen? >> these were graffiti artists hired to decorate the set for the show. this is something they were brought in to do. it seems as if the producers literally couldn't read the writing on the wall. >> literally. >> so they did not know what was on the set and that's how this resulted. it was a clear stunt in some ways to provoke attention, but also had a very real message. and this is an issue that's
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followed the show, "homeland," for many seasons. there have been issues about whether it is bigoted or whether it portrays stereotypes. ever since it premiered in season one. >> i think it's really interesting how the show co-creator there responded. he should have been upset about it, instead he said, sure, we wish it wouldn't have gotten on the air, but we respect the artistic freedom. what do you make of that strategy? >> this is the best thing he could have said given the circumstances. shows like this typically hire consultants. "homeland," definitely, works with cia consultants to understand how intelligence agencies work. perhaps they could do a better job with consultant that is know the middle east, that know some of these issues they're portraying. the essential argument against "homeland" is that it uses a blond female character, who's an american, and then basically a faceless sense of the others in the middle east, as these props. you know, we see some of them onscreen here. i don't know if that's entirely fair. i think it's a little more complicated and nuanced than
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that, but that's the argument. and it's not just true for "homeland." think about a lot of different shows and films, and the protagonists that are used in order to bring you into a more diverse world. >> quickly, before i go, does the show change at all from here? this is the first time it's faced this criticism, might be the first time it's widely discussed. >> i think it's being more widely discussed now than it ever has because of the very effective work by these artists. lots of shows face this nowad s nowadays. shows are taking on provocative issues and current events, but when they do that, sometimes this can be the challenge on the other end. >> walk the line. a quick break. we're back at the top of the break. do you know the secret to a happy home in these modern times? it's a housewife who's in control of the finances. actually, any wife, husband, or human person can use progressive's name your price tool to take control of their budget. and while the men do the hard work of making money, she can get all the car insurance options her little heart desires. or the women might do the hard work of making money.
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top of the hour, 4:00 eastern. i'm poppy harlow in new york. right now, hillary clinton is looking for support in the south. she addressed the alabama democratic conference in a suburb of birmingham this afternoon. she slammed the state's controversial voter i.d. law and criticized the recent decision to close dozens of the state's driver's licenses offices, mostly in really predominantly african-american neighborhoods. senior political reporter, nia-malika henderson on the ground. she was there to hear it all in the town of hoover, alabama. how did the crowd respond

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