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Filmmaker exposes FBI counter-terrorism strategy

02/24/15 11:13AM

Lyric R. Cabral is the co-director of (T)error, the first documentary that follows an FBI informant on a counter-terrorism mission, and a recent winner of a Sundance Film Festival award. Cabral recently chatted with msnbc about Gordon Parks and the making of her debut documentary. read more

MHP on Jeb Bush and his foreign policy team

02/22/15 05:09PM

As potential 2016 Republican presidential candidates gear up for what may very well be a campaign against a former U.S. Secretary of State, many GOP hopefuls are looking to burnish their foreign policy credentials. For many would-be candidates that means taking a trip to London and inevitably making some embarrassing misstep, on vaccines,... read more

Controversy over Beyonce photo leak

Controversy over Beyonce photo leak

02/22/15 11:47AM

Beyonce fans were abuzz after allegedly un-retouched photos of the singer were leaked online. Vanessa K. Deluca, Thuy Linh Tu and Crystal McCrary talk about the pressure to be flawless in the age of Photoshop. watch

The new face of a changing Compton

The new face of a changing Compton

02/22/15 10:22AM

Images of inequality, poverty and violence have tended to obscure the rich tapestry of community, families and political organizing in Compton. Mayor Aja Brown talks about her ambitious initiatives to transform her town. watch

Is Jeb Bush really his 'own man'?

Is Jeb Bush really his 'own man'?

02/22/15 10:15AM

As Jeb Bush tries to distance himself from the foreign policy decisions of his family, Melissa Harris-Perry questions why his inner-circle consists of one adviser who served in the administrations of his brother and father. watch

The political battle over the American story

The political battle over the American story

02/22/15 10:00AM

America’s complicated and conflicting history was in the spotlight this week in Oklahoma, where a House committee approved a bill that would ban AP History from being taught in the state. Pedro Noguera and high school student Moin Nadeem join to discuss. watch

'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

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