Melissa Harris-Perry

  Professor Melissa Harris Perry is the Maya Angelou Presidential Chair at Wake Forest University. She talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about her take on yesterday’s presidential debate. “Undoubtedly, the most interesting I saw was that young people were saying Hillary Clinton was their choice. Another interesting thing for me was race. I think neither […]

While Hillary Clinton prepares to accept a historic nomination as the first women presidential candidate of a major party – a move that will shatter the proverbial glass ceiling – the diversity of the women at the helm of the Democratic National Convention cannot be ignored. Women of color have not only graced the stage in primetime speaking […]

Judge Glenda Hatchett, best known for her television court show Judge Hatchett, will handle legal matters for the family of Philando Castile.

Despite the drama surrounding LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, the morning talk show won a Daytime Emmy Award on Sunday. Neither Ripa nor Strahan were there to accept the award. Dr. Oz accepted it on their behalf. “I don’t think they’re here….will accept on their behalf,” he said. “Kelly and Michael will share it!” According […]

One of the saddest trends in this country is reacting to an ongoing issue, after a life has been lost.

Former MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry gave her first in-depth interview on her breakup with the network. She felt that MSNBC didn't care about her.

The queen of "Nerdland" recently made her first public appearance since her controversial departure from her MSNBC show

  Jacque Reid goes Inside Her Story with Melissa Harris Perry, the former MSNBC anchor who blasted the network for lack of editorial control. “The show…

Melissa Harris-Perry is the perfect example of progressive Black Women making waves in today’s world. She epitomizes what having it all looks like. She holds a Doctorate Degree, is the Maya Angelou Presidential Chair at Wake Forest University, leads a nation of #Nerdland followers, is a mother and a wife, and, until recently, the host of […]

Our favorite newscaster and the Queen of #Nerdland, Melissa Harris-Perry has officially cut all ties with MSNBC after enduring racism and lack of creative control. While we cringe at the thought of the famed journalist no longer being on air, it seems as though Perry is content with her decision to walk away from her […]

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry rejected the network's severance deal. She said the deal would have included a non-disparagement clause.

It’s gratifying to watch a black woman refuse to be silenced. Get in the action by watching seven of MHP’s best reads.