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Racial politics, 'Fear of a Black President' and the subtext of 'birtherism'

MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry; Ta-Nehisi Coates of The Atlantic; W. Kamau Bell, host of "Totally Biased" on FX, and WBAI-FM host Jay Smooth join Up w/ Chris Hayes to discuss Mitt Romney's "birther" remark on Friday, the state of racial politics in modern America and Coates' latest, riveting essay, "Fear of a Black President," which examines the Obama presidency and what Coates calls "the false promise and double standard of integration."