GRITtv: Jesse Jackson: Increased Pain, Passion, Polarization

"The idea of fiscal crisis is the pretext for a real power grab," says Jesse Jackson of the latest news from Wisconsin: Scott Walker and the State Senate Republicans separated the union-busting portion of the "budget repair" bill and passed it without a quorum. Rev. Jackson is in Madison and checks in with Laura by phone to tell us what's going on on the ground as Wisconsin gears up for the next part of the fight. Distributed by Tubemogul.

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Laura Flanders talks to creative thinkers and change-makers from the worlds of politics, arts and the new economy. The smartest conversations, with the smartest thinkers and doers of our time, distributed in multiple formats on a variety of platforms. Keep abreast of fresh content by following GRITtv, the site Flanders founded, on Twitter @GRITtv.