Sign up for the MSNBC newsletter

You have been successfully added to our newsletter.

Let our news meet your inbox

MHP

Breaking down gender barriers in a foot-race

copied!

Foot Soldier: Melissa Harris-Perry laces up her running shoes and honors Kathrine Switzer, who made history in 1967 as the first woman to muscle her way into participating in the Boston Marathon.Apr.14.2012

BEST OF MSNBC

Play All