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MSNBC’s Scholar-in-Residence

How Melissa Harris-Perry Became a Star

Even serious journalists covered Michelle Obama’s 50th birthday earlier this month People–style, writing about the…

Melissa Harris-Perry Reads Powerful Open Letter to Richard Mourdock

This weekend, MSNBC’s Melissa Harris Perry read a profound open letter to Indiana Senate hopeful…

Melissa Harris-Perry Talks the Politics of Black Hair

This past weekend, Melissa Harris Perry featured actress Nicole Ari Parker, Curly Nikki blogger Nikki…

Melissa Harris-Perry:NAACP Endorses Marriage Equality In Historic Decision

Aisha Moodie Mills, advisor for LGBT Policy and Racial Justice at the Center for American Progress,…

‘Melissa Harris Perry’ Takes on the Welfare Myth

This weekend, MSNBC’s Melissa Harris Perry challenged the welfare myth with guests including Columbia University’s Dorian…

Melissa Harris Perry Talks Environmental Justice And Equality

Minority and underprivileged communities seem to be disproportionately tied to environmental issues. Minorities also often…

Teens Talk Trayvon and Growing Up Black on ‘Melissa Harris Perry’

This past weekend, MSNBC’s Melissa Harris Perry  featured three young men speaking about race, the murder…

‘Melissa Harris Perry’ to Debut on MSNBC

The world of cable news is getting a much-needed breath of fresh hair this weekend…

OPINION: A Black Woman’s “Life of the Mind” is Her Own: Melissa Harris Perry

The conflict between Dr. Cornel West and Dr. Melissa Harris Perry is being positioned as…