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A look back on 'Nerdland'

A look back on 'Nerdland'

07/21/12 08:00PM

On a programming note, Melissa Harris-Perry announces that her next show will be airing on Sunday, August 12 due to the Olympic Games. For the meantime, Harris-Perry takes a look back on past shows. watch

Activism in the Olympics

Activism in the Olympics

07/21/12 08:00PM

Melissa Harris-Perry is joined by Olympic bronze medalist Dr. John Carlos, sports caster and former Olympic gold medalist Donna de Varona, The Nation's Dave Zirin, and ESPN.com columnist Jemele Hill to talk about the history of activism in the Olympic... watch

Border clashes in Sudan

Border clashes in Sudan

07/21/12 08:00PM

Sudanese supermodel and refugee advocate Alek Wek joins Melissa Harris-Perry to talk about political disputes and unrest over border agreements in South Sudan. watch

In our July 21 show, we remember

07/21/12 09:33AM

Part of the reason why I chose Iron & Wine's "The Trapeze Swinger" from a varied number of available songs about grief and loss is not simply its romantic finality meant to ease the pain of those left behind, but its attention to detail.It's the smiling photos we could easily see ourselves in, the haunting words left behind on the Internet (witness victim Jessica Redfield's final blog post, about surviving a different shooting), and the intimate and specific recollections of grieving loved ones. read more

Good Look: Melissa on 'Maddow,' on Aurora

07/21/12 07:00AM

Melissa sat in for Rachel Maddow last night on one of the biggest news nights of the year, and delivered two remarkable insights into the murders at a suburban Denver movie theater early yesterday. We'll have a Good Look from last week's shows up tomorrow, but it seems most appropriate to share those with you today. (The first is embedded below; the second, below the jump.)First, she talked about politics:Both President Obama and Mitt Romney were in agreement today that politics should not be a part of the conversation right now. read more

Reproductive rights under attack

Reproductive rights under attack

07/20/12 08:00PM

Melissa Harris-Perry outlines the legislative attacks against women’s reproductive rights at the state-level across the country. Irin Carmon, reporter for Salon, joins the conversation on the latest anti-abortion bills in the works. watch

How the Medicaid expansion can help states

How the Medicaid expansion can help states

07/20/12 08:00PM

Amid the fallout from the theater shooting in Colorado, Melissa Harris-Perry and her guests talk about what went right in the emergency response, and how it ties in with the Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. watch

D.C. abortion rights under threat by Ariz....

D.C. abortion rights under threat by Ariz. rep.

07/20/12 08:00PM

A bill proposed by Arizona Republican Rep. Trent Franks advanced through committee this week, placing restrictions on abortion services in an area nowhere near his home - Washington, D.C. Melissa Harris-Perry and her panelists discuss how voters in D.C... watch

What happened in the Aurora shooting, and...

What happened in the Aurora shooting, and what's next

07/20/12 08:00PM

Melissa Harris-Perry runs through the latest developments with the gunman who killed 12 and injured over 50 movie-goers during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” in Aurora, Colorado. MSNBC host Chris Jansing, NBC News’ Michael Isikoff, and... watch

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