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    “MHP” provides edgy analysis and guest-driven discussion of political, cultural and community issues. Sunday’s topics include: Harry Potter & Geniuses, Voting Rights, and more.

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      “MHP” provides edgy analysis and guest-driven discussion of political, cultural and community issues. Sunday’s topics include: Harry Potter & Geniuses, Voting Rights, and more.
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Dems mull Social Security offer

Dems mull Social Security offer

12/22/12 07:00PM

Lawmakers are considering a structural change to Social Security that had progressives calling foul. But House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is framing it as not a cut to the program--if so, what is it? watch

NRA presser a media ploy?

NRA presser a media ploy?

12/22/12 07:00PM

After delivering a bizarre press conference on Friday, the National Rifle Association’s CEO Wayne LaPierre appeared on Sunday’s Meet the Press to talk about the public response to his comments. The Melissa Harris-Perry panelists - led by guest host Joy... watch

U.S. Rep. Tim Scott smiles during a press conference announcing him as Jim DeMint's replacement in the U.S. Senate at the South Carolina Statehouse on Monday. (Photo by Rainier Ehrhardt/AP)

Tim Scott, don't be a token senator

12/22/12 12:56PM

When South Carolina's Jim DeMint quit the U.S. Senate, he handpicked his successor: Republican Congressman Tim Scott. The fact that Scott is African-American is becoming as much of an issue as the similarity of his politics to those of DeMint and his Tea Party flock. read more

Easy-Bake Ovens are for boys just as much as girls, 13-year-old McKenna Pope argued to Hasbro. They listened.  (Photo by Julio Cortez/AP)

Meet McKenna Pope, 'Foot Soldier' challenging gender stereotypes

12/22/12 11:54AM

Our Foot Soldier this week is 13-year-old McKenna Pope, who successfully petitioned Hasbro to stop gender stereotyping in the promotion and design of their Easy-Bake Oven. We wrote last week about McKenna’s petition on Change.org asking Hasbro CEO Brian D. Goldner to design a gender-neutral version of the product and feature boys in their... read more

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., speaks at a news conference in Washington, Friday, Dec. 21, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Why does the Violence Against Women Act remain stalled?

12/21/12 08:26PM

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was reduced to  a "walk of shame" out of the House chambers Thursday night after too few of his fellow Republicans failed to join him in voting for the so-called "Plan B" fiscal-cliff measure. As humiliating as the defeat was, Cantor doesn't seem similarly embarrassed to hold up the re... read more

NRA delivers ‘mind-boggling’ press conference

NRA delivers ‘mind-boggling’ press conference

12/21/12 07:00PM

The Grio’s Joy Reid guest hosts for Melissa Harris-Perry to talk about the bizarre press conference presented by the National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre. University of Pennsylvania professor Anthea Butler, The Nation’s Ari Melber, Republican... watch

The NRA’s real political influence

The NRA’s real political influence

12/21/12 07:00PM

Guest host Joy Reid talks about the political influence the National Rifle Association, and how they weren’t the best at picking out winning candidates in the 2012 elections. watch

Local gun legislation under scrutiny

Local gun legislation under scrutiny

12/21/12 07:00PM

Mark Glaze, director of “Mayors Against Illegal Guns,” joins guest host Joy Reid to talk about how local governments deal with gun violence, and the level of political will on the federal level to make universal changes to existing laws. watch

An open letter to Tim Scott

An open letter to Tim Scott

12/21/12 07:00PM

Guest host Joy Reid’s open letter is addressed to Senate-designate Tim Scott, who is lined up to replace Sen. Jim DeMint’s seat in South Carolina. watch

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