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The Gulf Coast rebuilding effort isn't over

The Gulf Coast rebuilding effort isn't over

08/29/15 10:42AM

James Perry, Laura Flanders, and Jelani Cobb join Melissa Harris-Perry to speak about the post-Katrina rebuilding effort on the Gulf Coast. The panel highlights the troubled history of the Road Home program and changes to the nearly $10 billion initiative. watch

The "pull of home" persists after Katrina

The "pull of home" persists after Katrina

08/29/15 10:33AM

For the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, MSNBC's Trymaine Lee reunited with Lucrece Phillips. The two first met after Phillips was rescued from her submerged 9th Ward home during the storm. Then, Lee speaks with Melissa Harris-Perry about what has changed in New Orleans since Hurricane Katrina. watch

The triumph and trauma of life in New Orleans

The triumph and trauma of life in New Orleans

08/29/15 10:00AM

Melissa Harris-Perry reflects on the decade since Hurricane Katrina. Then, Dr. Denese Shervington speaks about her report on emotional wellness on New Orleans youth. Laura Flanders, Jelani Cobb, and James Perry join the discussion. watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 8.29.15

08/28/15 06:31PM

This Saturday on MHP, we mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.As we remember those who were lost when the levees broke, we assess the New Orleans of today. The narrative around the city since the storm has been one of revitalization and growth, but it paints an incomplete picture. While four out of five white residents say the city has... read more

17 trans women killed since start of 2015

17 trans women killed since start of 2015

08/23/15 11:52AM

The killings of three trans women were reported over a 24-hour period this past week, with another death the following day. Janet Mock tells the stories of the 17 trans women who have been killed so far this year. watch

What Black Lives Matter means in New Orleans

What Black Lives Matter means in New Orleans

08/23/15 11:00AM

Ten years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, MSNBC's Trymaine Lee, Tracey Ross from the Center for American Progress and City Councilman Jason Rogers Williams join to discuss how the Black Lives Matter movement is a continuation of the story of Hurricane Katrina. watch

Mock: Huckabee confused on Black Lives Matter

Mock: Huckabee confused on Black Lives Matter

08/23/15 10:41AM

Janet Mock's open letter goes out to Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, who used Martin Luther King Jr.'s message to assert that "all lives matter" in response to the "Black Lives Matter" movement. watch

How GOP rhetoric on immigration has changed

How GOP rhetoric on immigration has changed

08/23/15 10:15AM

Immigration and the U.S. relationship with Mexico was also a key point in the Republican primary of 1980, but the candidates' responses sounded different from those running today. Alfonso Aguilar, Cristina Beltran and Juan Manuel Benitez join to discuss. watch

What issues Latinos care about in 2016

What issues Latinos care about in 2016

08/23/15 10:00AM

Cristina Beltran from New York University, NY1 Noticias host Juan Manuel Benitez and Alfonso Aguilar from The American Principles Project join to discuss Republican candidate Jeb Bush's use of the term "anchor baby" and what issues Latinos care about in the 2016 election. watch

How black women are tokenized in magazines

How black women are tokenized in magazines

08/22/15 11:51AM

Editor-in-chief of Self Magazine Joyce Chang and Editor-in-chief of Ebony Magazine Kierna Mayo speak with Janet Mock and Ari Melber about the dissonance between black women on magazine covers and within magazines' pages. watch

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About Melissa Harris-Perry

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry provides edgy analysis and guest-driven discussion of political, cultural and community issues.