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'MHP' Syllabus: 5.16.15

05/15/15 06:59PM

When First Lady Michelle Obama addressed the Tuskegee University graduating class of 2015 last week, it was with a history lesson meant to teach the graduates about overcoming in the face of adversity. And some of folks had all the feelings and critiques—including the notion that the First Lady “disregarded” the university’s founder Booker T.... read more

The role of moms in protest movements

The role of moms in protest movements

05/10/15 11:40AM

This weekend, some mothers are celebrating Mother's Day a different way - by marching for justice for the children they've lost. Rev. Osagyefo Sekou from the Fellowship of Reconciliation and community organizer Dominique Stevenson join to discuss. watch

A new frontier in reproductive justice?

A new frontier in reproductive justice?

05/10/15 10:41AM

While the practice of surrogacy is gaining in popularity, it remains unregulated. In today's modern family - who has claim to an embryo? Melissa Brisman, Danielle Moodie-Mills and Michael Skolnik discuss Sofia Vergara's legal battle with her ex-fiancee... watch

Highlighting young people at helm of protests

Highlighting young people at helm of protests

05/10/15 10:15AM

New York Times Magazine's Jay Caspian Kang, Tara Conley of Race Forward, The Washington Post's Wesley Lowery and Michael Skolnik of GlobalGrind.com discuss the national protest movement against police violence and how coverage of the young people... watch

The making of a modern movement

The making of a modern movement

05/10/15 10:00AM

The movement against police violence in America has been propelled by the grassroots activism of young people, who amplified the frustration of individuals and communities into a national campaign for social justice. DeRay McKesson, co-founder of... watch

'MHP' Syllabus: 5.10.15

05/09/15 08:12PM

This Sunday on MHP, it’s about the mothers.In Cleveland, Samaria Rice mourns her son Tamir, who was shot and killed by a police officer almost six months ago. 12-year-old Tamir’s death caught the attention of the nation, but despite the protests and outrage, Samaria has yet to bury her son because of the dragging criminal investigation into his... read more

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