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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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Black on Campus: Nurturing the Next Generation of Journalists

College Media Network (blog) - 26 Apr 2018
The project is led by Melissa Harris-Perry — the Maya Angelou Presidential Chair at Wake Forest, where also serves as founding director of the Anna Julia Cooper Center — and Dr. Sherri Williams — an assistant professor in race, media, and ...
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Amy Wax or Melissa Harris-Perry, Sublime or …

Accuracy in Academia - 02 Apr 2018
The National Association of Scholars is honoring Penn Professor Amy Wax, a free thinker in such a true sense of the word that she is a loner in academia, on the same night that Girls for Gender Equity is honoring Melissa Harris-Perry in Brooklyn. Boy ...
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Journalism Program Explores Black Students' Experiences

Birmingham Times - 03 Apr 2018
The Nation recently launched a student journalism program that provides training and mentoring opportunities for black student journalists while giving them a platform to document the lived experiences of black students on campus. Under the direction ...
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Home » TV » TV program notes -- week of April 15, 2018

The Pilot - 08 Apr 2018
Part of the series "In Concert" (TV-Y -- all children). Sunday, April 15, 8-10 p.m. EDT (History) "The Untold Story of the 90s." First half of a two-part special examining the period between the 1989 fall of the Berlin Wall and the destruction of the ...
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Beyonce and Michael Jackson: Why It's Fair to Compare the Two ...

Billboard - 20 Apr 2018
In the days following Beyoncé's stellar performance at Coachella 2018 last Saturday night (Apr. 14), debate raged on social media as to whether or not the megastar had attained the kind of rarified cultural stature comparable to the legendary King of ...
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TV best bets for 4-15-18

Albany Times Union - 14 Apr 2018
Chris Coons, Toure, Melissa Harris-Perry, Dana Perino and Jonah Peretti. In tonight's episode, discover how technology, media and politics collided in the early '90s and led to the world in which we now live. THE CIRCUS: "INSIDE THE WILDEST POLITICAL ...
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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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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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MHP on the School Walkout: We Sanction Rage Along Racial Lines - 15 Mar 2018
MHP on the School Walkout: We Sanction Rage Along Racial Lines. By Melissa Harris-Perry. Mar 14, 2018. Getty Images. Today, the anger of American students was on full display as thousands participated in a National School Walkout. These young people ...
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Melissa Harris-Perry: How to Save the NAACP From Irrelevance

New York Times - 30 May 2017
The N.A.A.C.P. announced two weeks ago that it will replace its current president as part of the latest effort to revitalize itself. That won't solve the problem. Instead, it shows that its bloated 64-member board of directors has little understanding ...
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Melissa Harris-Perry Turns Page As PHI Term Ends

Wake Forest Review - 13 Mar 2018
Before teaching at Wake Forest, she had been a host of a weekend morning show on MSNBC titled Melissa Harris-Perry since 2012. She stepped down from her show in February of 2016 following some disputes with the cable network. Harris-Perry has written ...

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