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Student ‘MHP’ guest on racial profiling, white privilege

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"MHP" guest C.J. Morrison told host Melissa Harris-Perry a harrowing story about being profiled by a police officer near his university. After he appeared on the show, we asked him to describe it further.

How the right is getting it wrong on ‘stop-and-frisk’

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Obama detention policy draws fire from both left and right

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The Obama administration’s decision to hold captured Al Qaeda leader Abu Anas al-Libi aboard the USS San Antonio in the Mediterranean sea without access to a lawyer is drawing fire from both the left and right.

‘Orange is the New Black’ stars make prison reform the new hot topic

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The author of the book that inspired the hit Netflix series "Orange is the New Black" joined three cast members to discuss how the controversial new show can start a dialogue about America's prison problem.

‘The Butler’ brings a front row seat to the civil rights movement

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Why the civil rights struggle is like the LGBT struggle

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In the latest installment of Reply Al, Rev. Sharpton responded to a viewer asking why many in the African-American community deny the similarities between their struggle for civil rights and the LGBT equality movement.

Some ‘objective evidence’ for Rand Paul on voter suppression

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Senator Rand Paul is back in the news, reportedly telling a Louisville audience Wednesday, “I don’t think there is objective evidence that we’re precluding African-Americans from voting any longer.”

Debating ‘The Snowden Effect’

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On Monday’s NOW with Alex Wagner, Alex and the panel discussed “The Snowden Effect” — a term coined by NYU Journalism professor Jay Rosen.

Young black New Yorkers talk about stop-and-frisk

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Snowden flight rumors obscure surveillance debate

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Rumors that NSA leaker Edward Snowden had departed Moscow Tuesday aboard the private plane of Bolivian President Evo Morales turned out not to be true. But they did spark a new round of finger-pointing with Bolivia’s Defense Minister calling the plane’s diversion to Austria an act of “sabotage and a plot by the government of the United States.”

Flashback: MLK Jr. refutes critics who argued civil rights movement moved too fast

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Gravely ill Angola 3 inmate hoping for compassionate release

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"The state of Louisiana in the past 6 years has spent $6 million in lawyer fees to keep a 71-year-old man in solitary confinement," Herman Wallace attorney Nick Trenticosta said.

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