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Sanders, Clinton spar over college costs

Sanders, Clinton spar over college costs

02/06/16 10:24AM

In Thursday night’s debate, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders debated strongly over the cost of education in the United States. The Director of Schomburg Center, Khalil Gibran Muhammad, the author of “The Fierce Urgency of Now” Julian Zelizer, Associate Professor at New York University. Cristina Beltran, and former Ohio State Senator Nina... watch

When did the war over “progressivism” begin?

When did the war over “progressivism” begin?

02/06/16 10:01AM

Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton have been fighting over the meaning of the word “progressive” in the past week. Melissa Harris-Perry takes a look back at when the “progressive” fight began, even before Hillary and Bernie. watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 02.06.16

02/05/16 10:15PM

One word was at the center of a political clash on the Democratic debate stage Thursday night: Progressivism. Both presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton have touted their progressive resumes but what exactly is progressivism? Melissa talks about the history of the movement and what it’s become today.The Flint water crisis... read more

MHP's 'Wake the Vote' comes to Iowa

MHP's 'Wake the Vote' comes to Iowa

01/31/16 11:50AM

Two of Melissa Harris-Perry's Wake Forest University students, Austin Cook and Daniela Feijoo join to discuss their experiences as they engage with the democratic process as part of "Wake the Vote". watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 01.31.16

01/30/16 11:42PM

This Sunday, Melissa will be in the Hawkeye state to cover all the last minute political rumblings leading up to Monday’s Iowa Caucuses. Ari Melber will be guest hosting #nerdland from New York.If you’re wondering what an Iowa caucus is, don’t fret because Melissa and EJ Dionne will give you the low down on caucusing and the differences between... read more

Cam Newton criticized for victory dances

Cam Newton criticized for victory dances

01/30/16 11:45AM

With the Super Bowl only eight days away, all eyes are on Carolina Panthers’ quarterback Cam Newton. If he wins the Super Bowl and the MVP trophy, he will be the second player in history to clinch a college National Championship, the Heisman trophy, the MVP award and the Super Bowl. Mellissa Harris Perry delves deeper into Newton’s ... watch

Major new reforms to solitary confinement

Major new reforms to solitary confinement

01/30/16 11:24AM

A large topic in the Republican debate this past week was criminal justice reform. However, President Barack Obama has made it clear that he wants criminal justice reform to be a lasting part of his legacy, something that could only happen if his successor is sympathetic to that cause. Melissa Harris Perry talks to the President and Founder of... watch

Ted Cruz rallies supporters in Iowa

Ted Cruz rallies supporters in Iowa

01/30/16 10:54AM

The Presidential candidates are spending their final hours before the Iowa caucuses with a flurry of campaigning across the state. NBC’s Hallie Jackson reports from the a Cruz rally to show the supporters turn out in Iowa. watch

NAACP: Repeal Michigan Emergency Manager Law

NAACP: Repeal Michigan Emergency Manager Law

01/30/16 10:28AM

Melissa Harris Perry is joined by a panel of experts including Professor of English, Law, and African-American Studies at Duke University, Karla Holloway and NAACP President Cornell Williams Brooks, to discuss the state government’s role in the Flint water crisis. watch

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