MHP: Stop and Frisk Spreads to San Francisco

Melissa Harris-Perry sits in for MSNBC colleague Rachel Maddow and tackles the spread of stop and frisk.

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While filling in as host for MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show, Melissa Harris-Perry, whose weekend show was pre-empted by the channel's Olympic coverage, delved into the spread of the stop-and-frisk police procedure to San Francisco. As a result of the Aurora, Colo., shootings, Mayor Ed Lee made a concerted effort to put the controversial procedure into action this week. This comes despite community outcry in New York City against the practice that has been proven to unfairly target black and Latino men as offenders:

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