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Exxon: A private empire's global success

In pulitzer-prize winning author Steve Coll's new book, a corporate biography of ExxonMobil called "Private Empire: ExxonMobil and American Power," one of the main themes is how Exxon uses its money and influence to make sure that its company's needs are consistently met. Up host Chris Hayes talks to Coll, as panelists Alexis Goldstein of Occupy Wall Street, Chrystia Freeland of Thomas Reuters Digital, Bhaskar Sunkara, founder and editor of Jacobin Magazine weigh in.