Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry, PhD, author, professor, television host and political commentator with a focus on African-American politics. She hosts the "Melissa Harris-Perry" TV show on MSNBC. She currently teaches politics at Tulane University (in New Orleans) and has taught at Princeton University and the University of Chicago.

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Professor and MSNBC Host: Stop clinging to the outmoded notion that your children "belong to you" rather than to the Collective.

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Melissa Harris-Perry’s letter to Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin. On Saturday, MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry delivered a moving video letter to Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin In it, Harris-Perry called Fulton, who appeared at a New York rally Saturday — one of dozens around the country calling for “justice for Trayvon,” and who heads the Trayvon Martin Foundation, a “pillar of strength through endurance.”

You Should be Watching The Nightly Show Let's keep it 100 there's two black people on late night and that's it. Trevor Noah who hosts The Daily Show and Larry Wilmore who hosts The Nightly Show. But that isn't why you should be watching. Okay that was weak tea. You should be watching because it is the blackest show on late night television and that's a good thing. In my life I can only remember one other television show that aired more than once a week discussing issues from a black…

"Melissa Harris-Perry" debuts at 10am ET weekends on MSNBC - February 18, 2012 #nerdland

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Melissa Harris-Perry: Professor | Author | African-American | Intellectual

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The ‘MHP’ Black Feminism Syllabus by Melissa Harris-Perry :: this is awesome.

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Melissa Harris-Perry Debuts Natural Hair and Newborn - http://dreadstop.com/melissa-harris-perry-debuts-natural-hair-and-newborn/ - Melissa Harris-Perry, host of MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry Show recently tweeted a picture of her newborn daughter along with her loose natural hair. Harris-Perry is known for rocking her signature individual braids on her show and lauds that her maternity leave will allow her to relax…the natural way of course! We love her hair! What

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Melissa Harris Perry

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