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President Obama: 'Ban the box'

President Obama: 'Ban the box'

11/10/15 01:14PM

President Obama's recent executive action will reduce the number of barriers formerly convicted felons face when trying to reintegrate into society as job-holding citizens. Daryl Atkinson from the Southern Coalition for Social Justice joins to discuss. watch

GOP establishment inches toward Rubio

GOP establishment inches toward Rubio

11/08/15 11:00AM

Following his strong performance in the most recent Republican debate, Marco Rubio has emerged from a crowded field as one of the most serious contenders for his party's nomination. Republican strategist Leslie Sanchez, former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Angie Marie Hancock from the University of Southern California join to... watch

Lawsuit takes aim at Compton school district

Lawsuit takes aim at Compton school district

11/08/15 10:39AM

A lawsuit filed by a group of five students and three teachers against a school district in Compton, California would force the district to provide staff training and broaden mental health services. Micah Ali, President of the Compton Unified School District Board of Trustees joins Melissa Harris-Perry. watch

Compton students file suit for 'complex...

Compton students, teachers file suit for 'complex trauma'

11/08/15 10:26AM

A provocative lawsuit playing out in Compton could have nationwide implications on if complex trauma could be classified as a disability under federal law. Kathryn Eidmann, Staff Attorney at Public Counsel, Pedro Noguera from UCLA and Dr. Robert Ross of The California Endowment join to discuss the possible implications for how schools address... watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 11.8.15

11/07/15 06:39PM

‘MHP’ Syllabus: 11.8.15This Sunday in #nerdland: A progressive push in California, traumatized students in Compton, Marco Rubio is having his moment, and influential women in the entertainment industry.With Governor Jerry Brown at the helm, California implemented one of the country’s toughest gender pay gap bills, curbed racial profiling,... read more

Why is drug addiction now a political issue?

Why is drug addiction now a political issue?

11/07/15 11:02AM

Heroin and painkillers account for 56% of all drug overdose deaths, with the number of people dying of heroin-related overdose nearly tripling since 2008. Nicole Porter, Juan Manuel Benitez, Amy Goodman and Carl Hart join to discuss. watch

Twitter's 'blind spots' on diversity

Twitter's 'blind spots' on diversity

11/07/15 10:52AM

Leslie Miley, former Engineering Manager at Twitter, joins to discuss why diversity should be a priority for large tech companies like Twitter. In this segment, we described the employment at Twitter as such: 2% black, 59% white, 29% Asian, and 3% Latino.... watch


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