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'MHP' Syllabus: 3.1.15

02/28/15 05:42PM

Sunday on MHP… We’ll discuss the upcoming speech by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu before Congress—it comes at a critical time in the efforts to curtail Iran’s nuclear ambitions and just ahead of Israel’s elections.  Several lawmakers have vowed to skip the speech including—one of our guests. Joining us in #nerdland is New York... read more

Arquette's comments launch feminist debate

Patricia Arquette's comments launch feminist debate

02/28/15 11:29AM

Melissa Harris-Perry notes that Patricia Arquette's comments after the Oscars revealed a misunderstanding of a key feminist concept – “that marginal identities like gender, race, sexual orientation and class are fundamentally intersecting.” watch

Publicity portrait of American actors Delroy Lindo and Denzel Washington in Spike's Lee's film 'Malcolm X' (Warner Brothers), 1992. (Photo by John D. Kisch/Separate Cinema Archive/Getty)

Celebrating black history: Music and movie syllabus

02/28/15 10:58AM

Msnbc interviewed filmmakers Justin Simien, Amma Asante, Dawn Porter, Stanley Nelson, Yoruba Richen, and Lyric R. Cabral, and musicians Jean Grae, Joey Bada$$, Rapsody, Noname Gypsy, and Michael Uzowuru for a black history series. They shared some of their favorite movies, songs, and artists. Add them to your playlists. read more

"MHP" - February 28th

"MHP" - February 28th

02/28/15 10:00AM

“MHP” provides edgy analysis and guest-driven discussion of political, cultural and community issues. Saturday’s guests include: Nina Turner, Tory Russell, Chloe Angyal, and more. watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 2.28.15

02/27/15 06:35PM

Saturday on MHP … the things Republicans are saying and who is getting them to say it! From stump speeches to CPAC, GOP stars are talking more and more about inequality and poverty in America. And it might all be because of one man who is bending their ears. Also: filing civil rights charges … or not. The Department of Justice has decided not to... read more

Director Yoruba Richen: 'Not enough of us telling our stories'

02/25/15 09:42AM

Yoruba Richen is an award-winning documentary filmmaker from New York City. She was a Guggenheim Fellow for her debut film "The New Black" which addresses the marriage equality movement within the black community. Richen recently chatted with msnbc about her journey to becoming a director and the need for more black female film... read more

Filmmaker exposes FBI counter-terrorism strategy

02/24/15 11:13AM

Lyric R. Cabral is the co-director of (T)error, the first documentary that follows an FBI informant on a counter-terrorism mission, and a recent winner of a Sundance Film Festival award. Cabral recently chatted with msnbc about Gordon Parks and the making of her debut documentary. read more

Joey Bada$$ performs at Festival D'ete De Quebec on July 5, 2014 in Quebec City, Canada. (Photo by Scott Legato/Getty)

Before he was a Bada$$, Joey was most likely to become president

02/23/15 01:19PM

Joey Bada$$ is a renowned lyricist from Brooklyn, New York who dropped a timeless mixtape, "1999", at the age of 17 and most recently a debut studio album, "B4.DA.$$." that reached the top five in the Billboard 200. He chatted with msnbc about President Obama, numerology, and his latest video "Like me." read more

MHP on Jeb Bush and his foreign policy team

02/22/15 05:09PM

As potential 2016 Republican presidential candidates gear up for what may very well be a campaign against a former U.S. Secretary of State, many GOP hopefuls are looking to burnish their foreign policy credentials. For many would-be candidates that means taking a trip to London and inevitably making some embarrassing misstep, on vaccines,... read more


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