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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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Melissa Harris-Perry's Tribute To Black Men Killed By Police

CampusLATELY (blog) - 20 Jul 2018
In a short but powerful segment on Saturday, Melissa Harris-Perry connected the recent police killing of Michael Brown to the deaths of other black men at the hands of police — and to America's history of injustice towards black people. Harris-Perry ...
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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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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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The Fight for Fair Housing's Forgotten #MeToo Chapter - 12 Apr 2018
In 1982, Tammy Shellhammer, a young white woman, walked into the Toledo Fair Housing office because she felt she was the victim of discrimination by her landlord, Norman Lewallen. In their interactions, Lewallen was sexually aggressive with her and had ...
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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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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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MHP on the School Walkout: We Sanction Rage Along Racial Lines - 15 Mar 2018
Today, the anger of American students was on full display as thousands participated in a National School Walkout. These young people, fed up with gun violence, left their classrooms for 17 minutes to mark the 17 lives lost to gun violence one month ago ...
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How #SquadCare Saved My Life - 24 Jul 2017
On Instagram, #selfcare makes for good content. Users have tagged over 2.5 million posts—acai bowls, atmospheric candles, yoga mats, green juice—with the hashtag. Over 75,000 people are practicing it on #selfcaresunday, and more than 25,000 photos ...

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