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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.

Stop clinging to the outmoded notion that your children "belong to you" rather than to the Collective. from Melissa Harris Perry, College professor and MSNBC Host

from Black Art Depot Today

Sister Citizen by Melissa V. Harris-Perry


EXCLUSIVE: Melissa Harris-Perry Interviews Anita Hill, 25 Years Later

Melissa Harris Perry interviews Anita Hill 25 years after the controversial sexual harassment hearings that would change the country forever. |

from Salon

Melissa Harris-Perry tears into MSNBC’s “culture of fear” on Twitter

Melissa Harris-Perry tears into MSNBC’s “culture of fear” on Twitter Days after her MSNBC show's cancellation, Melissa Harris-Perry ripped the network in a string of critical tweets

from the Guardian

'She gave me space to be unapologetically black': why Melissa Harris-Perry's MSNBC show mattered

Former contributors and friends of the show worry that marginalized voices are not just being tuned back down, but issues at the heart of many Americans’ minds are being ignored

from Mail Online

Melissa Harris-Perry boycotts MSNBC and refuses to host her own show

Melissa Harris-Perry is boycotting her eponymous show by refusing to host the MSNBC program this weekend (pictured, on February 10)

from the Guardian

Rachel Dolezal: I don't think I am a con artist - video

Dolezal, the former NAACP chapter president, sat down with MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry on Tuesday to discuss why she felt compelled to identify as a black person for 10 years