This program is about 1 hour long
(Los Angeles: Matt Gutman) Breaking news on ABC's cancellation of "Rosanne" after a racist tweet from star Roseanne Barr introduced; Barr tweet about Valerie Jarrett &her later apology quoted; details given about the Starbucks shutdown today for racial sensitivity training. [March 29, President TRUMP - talks about Roseanne's unbelievable ratings.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper, Brian Stelter, Bill Carter) The reaction of Barr to the cancellation while the show was number one in the ratings, her prior comments, the success of the show with Barr appealing to Trump supporters discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Harvard University professor Cornel West. [WEST - offers views on the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King versus Trump & current forms of racism & xenophobia, Jarrett's reaction about racism, how Trump sets the tone in society.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion continued with CNN's Harvard University professor Cornel West about racism. [WEST - offers views on racism, the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, the need for moderate Republicans to speak out about racism.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.
(New York: Randi Kaye) Barr's past controversies reviewed; scenes shown of her version of the national anthem in 1990, her 2009 portrayal of Adolf Hitler, what she said about the suicide of Marie Osmond's son, her backing of right-wing conspiracies, including "Pizzagate" & with Jimmy Kimmel. [May 2011, BARR - admits a mistake & apologizes.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's former prosecutor Michael Zeldin & legal analyst Paul Callan about Trump & Sessions. [ZELDIN - offers views on the reasons for Sessions' recusal, the pressure for him to unrecuse himself.] [CALLAN - offers views on Mueller's likely obstruction investigation, will Trump ask Sessions to tell him what he told Mueller.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's cultural critic Michaela Angela Davis, Alice Stewart, Van Jones, "National Review" editor Rich Lowry & Brian Stelter about Barr. [DAVIS, JONES, STEWART - offer views on ABC's reaction in canceling "Roseanne," Jarrett as a class act in the White House, how Trump likely will not comment on Barr's comments, how ABC took a stand.]