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Melissa Harris-Perry apologizes for Romney grandchild jokes: Sincere?

Christian Science Monitor - 31 Dec 2013
On Sunday MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry ran a segment that has landed her, her employer, and her guests in a lot of trouble. It involved a panel of comedians commenting on photos of the year, and things went off the rails when a picture of former ...
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Megyn Kelly and the Overwhelming Whiteness of TV News

Daily Beast - 28 Oct 2018
After her own acrimonious departure from MSNBC in 2016, Melissa Harris-Perry made it clear that she felt Hall was the best choice to replace Megyn Kelly. When it was suggested that she herself be tapped to fill the vacated spot, Harris-Perry tweeted: ...
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The straight story

NWAOnline - 18 Nov 2018
Its morning show is anchored by a conservative, former Republican congressman Joe Scarborough. (The reverse would be unthinkable for Fox.) And it has become whiter and more conservative in the Trump era. Melissa Harris-Perry and Al Sharpton are both ...
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Melissa Harris-Perry and James Perry Join People's House Project

PR Newswire (press release) - 29 May 2018
LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- People's House Project (PHP), an organization that recruits and supports House candidates with working-class backgrounds, announces the addition of Melissa Harris-Perry and James Perry as Senior ...
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Melissa Harris-Perry: Nikki Haley 'Will Be President'

Mediaite - 10 Oct 2018
Former MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry made a bold prediction on Twitter about outgoing UN Ambassador Nikki Haley. On Tuesday morning, it was announced that President Donald Trump accepted Haley's resignation from her position in the ...
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'I Want People to Hear Me': An Interview With Savannah West

The Nation. - 26 Sep 2018
I wanted to learn more about her journey through college and the Black on Campus experience as a way of revealing broader truths for students like her. Melissa Harris-Perry: Of all the Black on Campus students, none had more pure school pride than you.
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Why Does Nobody Talk About Hunger?

Eater - 27 Feb 2018
This is Eating Out Loud, where Jessica Valenti talks with leading activists about the intersection between politics and food. In this episode, she discusses food insecurity and more with professor, television host, and writer Melissa Harris-Perry. Some ...
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Melissa Harris-Perry Turns Page As PHI Term Ends

Wake Forest Review - 13 Mar 2018
According to Wake Forest's “Centers and Institutes Leadership Updates” webpage, Melissa Harris-Perry stepped down from the Executive Director position in September of 2017 and was replaced Marianne Magjuka, but remained as Faculty Director.
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What It's Like to Be Black on Campus Now

The Nation. - 17 May 2018
In March 1960, Ebony magazine profiled “Richmond's Genius Twins” in a multipage spread about William and Wesley Harris, who were poised to graduate from segregated Armstrong High School and become the first in their family to attend college.
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Summer Institute to engage community on racial justice

Vanderbilt University News - 30 May 2018
June 6: “An Evening with Melissa Harris-Perry” at Langford Auditorium. Harris-Perry, a prominent scholar, journalist and activist who holds the Maya Angelou Presidential Chair at Wake Forest University, will be interviewed by Yale University Law ...

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