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Acknowledging the hardships of young women...

Acknowledging the hardships of young women of color

10/31/15 11:51AM

Even in an era of visibility and achievement, the reality of often unacknowledged vulnerability continues to shape the lives of far too many girls of color. Gloria Malone, Hyunhee Shin, Tee Emmanuel and Brittany Brathwaite from Girls for Gender Equity joi watch

Students stage walkout in support of officer

Students stage walkout in support of officer

10/31/15 11:27AM

Nearly 100 students from Spring Valley High School staged a walkout in support of former police officer Ben Fields, who was fired for dragging a student from her desk. Carla Shedd, Raul Reyes, Francine Sherman and Gregory Thomas join to discuss. watch

Video raises questions about police in...

Video raises questions about police in schools

10/31/15 11:13AM

Carla Shedd, Raul Reyes, Francine Sherman and Gregory Thomas discuss the rise of school resource officers in wake of the incident in South Carolina, where a police officer dragged a student from her chair and arrested her. watch

US mission in Syria gets more complicated

US mission in Syria gets more complicated

10/31/15 10:41AM

The White House announced that a small contingent of special operations forces will be sent to northern Syria to work with opposition fighters who are battling ISIS. Hillary Mann Leverett from Stratega joins to discuss. watch

Report: Ryan agreed to no immigration vote

Report: Paul Ryan agreed to no immigration vote

10/31/15 10:27AM

Congressman Paul Ryan reportedly signed off on a letter promising members of the House Freedom Caucus he won't bring up any immigration legislation as Speaker as long as President Obama is president. Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis, Raul Reyes, Patrick Egan and Sayu Bhojwani join to discuss. watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 10.31.15

10/30/15 07:49PM

This Saturday in #nerdland: The World Series and the economy of immigration, the U.S. mission in Syria, an in-depth look at school discipline, and a new book about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.The World Series not only highlights a national American pastime but the American history of skilled immigrants. As ballparks fill and... read more

Bush campaign makes major cutbacks

Bush campaign makes major cutbacks

10/25/15 11:31AM

Jeb Bush appears to be regrouping after announcing he is slashing his campaign staff pay by 40%. Joy Reid, Patrick Murray, Maria Hinojosa and Gian-Carlo Peressuti join to discuss. watch

FBI investigates 7 church fires in St. Louis

FBI investigates 7 church fires in St. Louis

10/25/15 11:03AM

In the last two weeks seven fires have been intentionally set on churches in St. Louis, Missouri. Six of those churches serve predominately black congregations. Alderman Antonio French joins to discuss. watch

Police leaders united to reduce mass...

Police leaders united to reduce mass incarceration

10/25/15 10:51AM

Law enforcement leaders have formed a group to reduce mass incarceration and push prison reform. District Attorney Benjamin David, NPR's Maria Hinojosa and Patrick Murray from the Monmouth University Polling Institute join to discuss. watch

Comey connects police scrutiny to crime rates

FBI director connects police scrutiny to crime rates

10/25/15 10:30AM

FBI Director James Comey added his name to the roster of law enforcement leaders openly speculating that increased scrutiny on police is responsible for recent crime increases in some cities. Marquez Claxton of the Black Law Enforcement Alliance and Patrick Murray from Monmouth University Polling Institute join to discuss. watch

Black Lives Matter movement faces big...

Black Lives Matter movement faces big decision

10/25/15 10:00AM

An offer from the Democratic National Committee for a town hall on social and racial justice elicited different responses from two groups within the broader Black Lives Matter movement. DeRay McKesson of Campaign Zero and Alicia Garza of the #BlackLivesMatter network join to discuss. watch

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About Melissa Harris-Perry

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry provides edgy analysis and guest-driven discussion of political, cultural and community issues.