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    Sunday, 03/01/15

    “MHP” provides edgy analysis and guest-driven discussion of political, cultural and community issues. Sunday’s topics include: Harry Potter & Geniuses, Voting Rights, and more.

    • Sunday, 03/01/15
      “MHP” provides edgy analysis and guest-driven discussion of political, cultural and community issues. Sunday’s topics include: Harry Potter & Geniuses, Voting Rights, and more.
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      “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.
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'MHP' Syllabus: 2.22.15

02/21/15 06:12PM

Discourse matters. This week, President Obama caught flak for making a concerted effort not to use terms like “Muslim” or “Islamic” when describing ISIS and its allies. Instead, the President opted for phrases like “countering violent extremism” and insisted that we are not at war with Islam. This Sunday, we’ll discuss why the discourse around... read more

Obama remembers the Pullman porters

President Obama remembers the Pullman porters

02/21/15 11:34AM

The men who left the Jim Crow South to work on Pullman Company trains, serving passengers in first-class sleeping cars between the 1860s and 1960s, became the first African American labor union and an integral part of the civil rights movement. watch

The effects of the immigration ruling

The effects of the new immigration ruling

02/21/15 11:02AM

Adam Cox, Cesar Vargas, Jamal Simmons, and Sayu Bhojwani join Melissa Harris-Perry to examine the Texas judge’s ruling on President Obama’s immigration actions and the effect it has on immigrant families. watch

GOP offense is all about framing defense

GOP offense is all about framing defense

02/21/15 10:02AM

Foreign policy is becoming a recurring theme for the 2016 election. And in this moment where a strong foreign policy is equated to a strong performance of masculine strength, we can expect candidates competing to answer this question: Is he tough enough? watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 2.21.15

02/20/15 07:26PM

Melissa Harris-Perry is back in #nerdland! So now we’re talking about moms are we? Ok – let’s see why.According to a report from Politico.com, on Wednesday evening Rudy Giuliani said:"I do not believe, and I know this is a horrible thing to say, but I do not believe that the president loves America. He doesn't love you. And he doesn&... read more

'MHP' Syllabus: 2.21.15

02/20/15 07:26PM

Melissa Harris-Perry is back in #nerdland! So now we’re talking about moms are we? Ok – let’s see why.According to a report from Politico.com, on Wednesday evening Rudy Giuliani said:"I do not believe, and I know this is a horrible thing to say, but I do not believe that the president loves America. He doesn't love you. And he doesn&... read more

NC shooting: When a parking dispute is also a crime of hate

02/19/15 06:57PM

They said it was a parking dispute, an everyday interaction between neighbors.  That the exchange emerged from charged tensions of the banal.  The alleged assailant, Craig Stephen Hicks, belonged to no organized bias groups, and showed disdain for all people, equally.  As such, the lethal interaction could not have been driven by prejudice or... read more

Portrait of Amma Asante. (Photo by Hazel Thompson)

Amma Asante: 'I’m changing the narrative for little girls'

02/19/15 01:17PM

Amma Asante is the first black female director to win a British Academy of Film award for "A Way of Life" in 2005. Asante was raised in London by Ghanian parents and was largely influenced by their taste in American music from Billie Holliday to Luther Vandross. In 2013, she released "Belle," a historical drama that was... read more

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