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    “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. Sunday’s topics include: Harry Potter & Geniuses, Voting Rights, and more.
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Goal for GOP obstructionists: Do nothing,...

Goal for GOP obstructionists: Do nothing, on purpose

12/22/12 07:00PM

The Grio’s Joy Reid guest hosts for Melissa Harris-Perry as her guests - including The Nation’s Richard Kim; Demos fellow Bob Herbert, Angela Rye, general counsel to the Congressional Black Caucus; and Raul Reyes, attorney and contributor to NBC Latino... watch

Fiscal cliff: It’s a deal?

Fiscal cliff: It’s a deal?

12/22/12 07:00PM

Allen Zerkin, professor at New York University’s Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, joins guest host Joy Reid to talk about whether or not the negotiations are actually a deal. watch

U.S. Rep. Tim Scott smiles during a press conference announcing him as Jim DeMint's replacement in the U.S. Senate at the South Carolina Statehouse on Monday. (Photo by Rainier Ehrhardt/AP)

Tim Scott, don't be a token senator

12/22/12 12:56PM

When South Carolina's Jim DeMint quit the U.S. Senate, he handpicked his successor: Republican Congressman Tim Scott. The fact that Scott is African-American is becoming as much of an issue as the similarity of his politics to those of DeMint and his Tea Party flock. read more

Easy-Bake Ovens are for boys just as much as girls, 13-year-old McKenna Pope argued to Hasbro. They listened.  (Photo by Julio Cortez/AP)

Meet McKenna Pope, 'Foot Soldier' challenging gender stereotypes

12/22/12 11:54AM

Our Foot Soldier this week is 13-year-old McKenna Pope, who successfully petitioned Hasbro to stop gender stereotyping in the promotion and design of their Easy-Bake Oven. We wrote last week about McKenna’s petition on Change.org asking Hasbro CEO Brian D. Goldner to design a gender-neutral version of the product and feature boys in their... read more

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., speaks at a news conference in Washington, Friday, Dec. 21, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Why does the Violence Against Women Act remain stalled?

12/21/12 08:26PM

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was reduced to  a "walk of shame" out of the House chambers Thursday night after too few of his fellow Republicans failed to join him in voting for the so-called "Plan B" fiscal-cliff measure. As humiliating as the defeat was, Cantor doesn't seem similarly embarrassed to hold up the re... read more

NRA CEO calls for federal mental health...

NRA CEO calls for federal mental health database

12/21/12 07:00PM

In his bizarre press conference on Friday, NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre said the nation must create a federal database registering the mentally ill in the country, standards he doesn’t feel should be imposed on gun owners. Dr. Sudeepta Varma and Dr. Jonathan... watch

In Newtown tragedy, where was God?

In Newtown tragedy, where was God?

12/21/12 07:00PM

Serene Jones, president of Union Theological Seminary, and Chris Stedman, assistant humanist chaplain at Harvard University, join guest host Joy Reid to talk about the "faith factor" in dealing with the aftermath of the horrific tragedy in Newtown last... watch

NRA delivers ‘mind-boggling’ press conference

NRA delivers ‘mind-boggling’ press conference

12/21/12 07:00PM

The Grio’s Joy Reid guest hosts for Melissa Harris-Perry to talk about the bizarre press conference presented by the National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre. University of Pennsylvania professor Anthea Butler, The Nation’s Ari Melber, Republican... watch

The NRA’s real political influence

The NRA’s real political influence

12/21/12 07:00PM

Guest host Joy Reid talks about the political influence the National Rifle Association, and how they weren’t the best at picking out winning candidates in the 2012 elections. watch

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