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LIVESTREAM: Criminal Justice Reform Panel Features Melissa Harris-Perry, Michael K. Williams

Academics, advocates, formerly incarcerated people and more will unite to talk about the current state of criminal justice in America.

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Tamron Hall's Fans Lambast NBC for Her Departure, Megyn Kelly's Hire

Fans of the “Today” and MSNBC anchor took to Twitter to criticize her replacement with former Fox News anchor Kelly.

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WATCH: Solange and Esperanza Spalding Sing for Resistance at Peace Ball

The sold-out show took over the National Museum of African American History and Culture during the official inauguration concert.

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READ: Michel'le Talks 'Surviving Compton' in Candid New Interview

The singer, who was controversially omitted from “Straight Outta Compton,” will tell her side of the story in a new Lifetime movie premiering this weekend.

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Ruby Bridges, Melissa Harris-Perry Talk Faith and Social Justice at #DemsInPhilly Event

The school desegregation icon joined faith leaders for a wide-ranging discussion about racism, oppression, theology and social movements in Philadelphia today. 

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Melissa Harris-Perry, Panelists Explore Economic and Racial Justice During DNC

Rosie Perez, Jelani Cobb and Gerry Hudson joined Harris-Perry for a panel hosted by Rock the Vote’s Truth to Power program.

ROUNDUP: What You Need to Know About the Reaction to bell hooks' Critique of 'Lemonade'

From Melissa Harris-Perry to Jamilah Lemieux, several prominent Black women in media and academia have weighed in on the state of Black Feminism and hooks’ take on the visual album. Listen in on the conversation.

WATCH: Sandra Bland's Mom Speak Before the Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girls

Geneva Reed-Veal: “It is time to wake up, get up, step up or shut up.”

Melissa Harris-Perry is's New Editor-At-Large

Harris-Perry joins the website following her controversial departure from MSNBC

ICYMI: Check Out Video From The Black Girl Movement Conference

The conference was held at Columbia University this past weekend. 

#IfNerdlandWasOn Nails Why Viewers Are Sad to See Melissa Harris-Perry Leave MSNBC

MHP on her relationship with the cable news channel: “I am not a token, mammy or little brown bobble head.”

MSNBC: Rinku Sen Discusses Wall Street Corruption Adding To Racial Wealth Gap

Sen, Colorlines’ publisher and Race Forward’s executive director, joins the Melissa Harris-Perry panel to discuss how Wall Street corruption adds to the racial wealth gap. 

Now Streaming on Demand: Black Authors and Public Intellectuals

Once confined to the Ivory Tower or the nearest bookstore, their work is now just a click away.

Melissa Harris-Perry Writes About Her Path to Surrogacy

The host opened up about the path that she took to expand her family after battling uterine fibroids and having a hysterectomy.

Nikki Giovanni Recites Poetry Live on MSNBC

Celebrated poet Nikki Giovanni made an appearance on Melissa Harris-Perry’s #Nerdland segment over the weekend. She performed a poem called “Ego Tripping” and said, “I am so hip, even my errors are correct.” Watch the segment below.

Meet Tanya Fields, the Black Single Mom Whose Hug With Melissa Harris-Perry Made Everyone Cry

The two women shared a powerful moment during a recent discussion about feminism, shame and parenting.

Big Freedia Talks New Orleans Bounce on MSNBC

The Queen of Bounce made an appearance on Melissa Harris-Perry over the weekend to talk about her new reality TV show.

Thinking About Attending Facing Race? Allow These Notables to Persuade You

Check out the star studded video of conference highlights presented by ARC Executive Director Rinku Sen, including testimonials from Melissa Harris Perry, Ai-jen Poo, and Van Jones.

Melissa Harris-Perry Deconstructs Stereotypes to Colbert [Video]

MSNBC contributor and political analyst Melissa Harris-Perry was a guest on Monday’s ‘The Colbert Report.’

Melissa Harris-Perry Finally Gets Her Own Program on MSNBC

The political science professor will get her own weekend show.