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'Selma' director DuVernay joins 'MHP' for extensive interview

01/13/15 09:21AM

Golden Globe-nominated director Ava DuVernay visited #nerdland for a lengthy discussion about her critically-acclaimed film, "Selma." Issues discussed with host Melissa Harris-Perry include the history of women in the civil rights movement, the film's controversial depiction of President Lyndon B. Johnson, humanizing Rev. Dr.... read more

'MHP' Syllabus: 1.25.15

01/24/15 08:04PM

The Supreme Court is deliberating on a case that could determine the future of the Fair Housing Act, the landmark civil rights era legislation that prohibits racial discrimination in housing. This case is extremely important because housing policies not only affect housing; they also have huge implications on health, wealth, and educational... read more

The brazen efforts to block a clinic

The brazen efforts to block a clinic

01/24/15 11:21AM

The big battle for reproductive rights in New Orleans is being waged over one clinic: And it hasn't even been built yet. Cosmopolitan senior political writer Jill Filipovic joins Melissa Harris-Perry. watch

GOP punts on its abortion ban

GOP punts on its abortion ban

01/24/15 11:00AM

Republican women in Congress revolted over a provision in the House’s 20-week abortion bill, causing the bill’s vote to be canceled. Melissa Harris-Perry’s guests examine the events of this week and what they mean for the politics of choice. watch

America has a childcare crisis

America has a childcare crisis

01/24/15 10:51AM

President Obama argued that high-quality child care ultimately benefits not just individual families, but the entire nation. MHP’s guests look at various proposals and the challenges providers face. watch

"MHP" - January 24th

"MHP" - January 24th

01/24/15 10:00AM

“MHP” provides edgy analysis and guest-driven discussion of political, cultural and community issues. Saturday’s topics include: America’s class divide, reproductive rights, & the NFL spectacle. watch

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