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Op-Ed: ‘This Debate Is an Opportunity’

08/05/15 05:33PM

On Thursday, the 17 Republican presidential candidates will convene in Cleveland, Ohio, for the first debate of the 2016 election cycle. They arrive in the midst of what can only be described as a circus show of personal attacks and insults, primarily levied by billionaire celebrity Donald Trump, who arrives with a strong lead in the polls.The... read more

What it means to be African American abroad

What it means to be African American abroad

08/02/15 11:41AM

Amid a national climate that has prompted the Black Lives Matter movement, a new generation of black travelers has found freedom and solace in traveling abroad. Billy Kolber, Farai Chideya, Frankie Edozien and Evita Robinson join to discuss. watch

Why Cecil's death causes emotional reactions

Why Cecil's death causes emotional reactions

08/02/15 11:14AM

Why is there a widespread emotional reaction to Cecil the lion's death, but not necessarily to other animals? Robert Traynham, Farai Chideya, Frankie Edozien and fmr. Amb. John Campbell join to discuss. watch

Why are so many upset over Cecil the lion?

Why are so many upset over Cecil the lion?

08/02/15 11:00AM

For some observers, there seems to be an empathy gap in responses to the killing of Cecil the lion and the deaths of unarmed black people. Robert Traynham, Farai Chideya, Frankie Edozien and fmr. Amb. John Campbell join to discuss. watch

How the GOP debates are like the Hunger Games

How the GOP debates are like the Hunger Games

08/02/15 10:00AM

With the first 2016 GOP presidential debate set for Thursday, there are 17 candidates currently in the race for the Republican presidential nomination. Robert Traynham, Farai Chideya, Michelle Goldberg and Korey Johnson join to discuss. watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 8.2.15

08/01/15 08:07PM

This Sunday on Melissa Harris-Perry, the debate. We are less than a week away before the Republican presidential hopefuls hit the debate stage for the first time in a fight for the presidency. We discuss the candidates, the question of strategy, and how the ‘winner of the games’ will be determined by the media and the public.Joining Melissa... read more

This teen coder will make your day

This teen coder will make your day

08/01/15 11:55AM

This week's Foot Soldier is Keila Banks. She's a coder and a proponent of being an "undefinable you." And did we mention that she's only thirteen years old? watch

Effort to get children's books in barbershops

Effort to get children's books in barbershops

08/01/15 11:41AM

The Department of Education is partnering up with barbershops nationwide to get more kids reading. Department of Education Deputy Sec. John King and Eugene Pinkard, Instructional Superintendent of DC Public Schools, join to discuss. 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.