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Former FEMA Director Michael Brown testifies before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee about the failures of the government response to Hurricane Katrina, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Feb. 10, 2006.  (AP Photo/J....

'Heckuva job Brownie,' please have a seat

11/03/12 12:59PM

This week, many made comparisons between the federal response to Superstorm Sandy, and that of the Bush administration in 2005 after the levee failure following Hurricane Katrina. None was more stunning than that of former FEMA chief Michael Brown. So stunning, that I thought it deserved an open letter.... read more

The importance of civic education for...

The importance of civic education for students

11/02/12 08:00PM

Seth Andrew, founder and superintendent of Democracy Prep Public Schools, continues the conversation on the need for a strong civics education for students, especially during the prominent presidential election season. watch

Mitt Romney's busy 'Day 1' agenda

Mitt Romney's busy 'Day 1' agenda

11/02/12 08:00PM

Mitt Romney has promised everything from repealing universal health care, to go after China's currency manipulation, approve the keystone pipeline, and defund Planned Parenthood - all on day one. Melissa Harris-Perry and her guests talk about what a... watch

An open letter to Michael 'Heckuva Job' Brown

An open letter to Michael 'Heckuva Job' Brown

11/02/12 08:00PM

Melissa Harris-Perry delivers her open letter to former FEMA chief, Michael Brown. "You don't mind if I call you Brownie do ya?" Melissa asks in her review of his attacks on President Obama's response to Hurricane Sandy. watch

The one-liner Mitt Romney may want to take...

The one-liner Mitt Romney may want to take back

11/02/12 08:00PM

During a presidential debate early on in the primary election season, Mitt Romney quipped about wanting to break up FEMA, or "even better," privatize it. But in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the Melissa Harris-Perry panelists talk about how he may... watch

Inequality exacerbated in wake of disaster

Inequality exacerbated in wake of disaster

11/02/12 08:00PM

The Nation’s Ari Melber, The Center for American Progress’ Neera Tanden, Republican consultant Katon Dawson, and Reuters columnist David Rohde join Melissa Harris-Perry to talk about the effects of Hurricane Sandy on all levels of the income scale. watch

Christie slams presidential politics

Christie slams presidential politics

11/02/12 08:00PM

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie smacked down the idea of playing presidential politics in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. But is the topic of disaster relief innately political? The Melissa Harris-Perry panelists discuss. watch

Early voter pride

Early voter pride

11/02/12 08:00PM

Melissa Harris-Perry commends the millions of early voters who wear their "I voted" stickers with pride. They are her Foot Soldiers. watch

E. 79th Street in Cleveland, Ohio, before these sorts of billboards were torn down. (Johnnie Smith)

Venture capitalist Einhorn behind 'voter fraud' billboards

10/30/12 02:56PM

Billboards warning communities of color in Ohio and Wisconsin that voter fraud can lead to jail time were put up by a group led by a Milwaukee-based venture capitalist and donor to Mitt Romney and the Tea Party movement, an investigation by NBC's theGrio has found. read more

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