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by Stacy-Ann Ellis onDecember 28, 2012
The Root Recommends: Back-to-back episodes featuring select honorees from 2012's list of influencers.
by Stacy-Ann Ellis onDecember 4, 2012
The interview series inspired by our annual list premieres on Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 8 p.m.
by Sheryl Huggins Salomon onSeptember 20, 2012
From Melissa Harris-Perry to LeBron James to Benjamin Crump, these people are shaping the future.
September 17, 2012
In this exclusive interview, she offered up wisdom on topics from courage to education to politics.
August 27, 2012
Saturday's episode of Up With Chris Hayes featured an all-star panel of black thinkers.
by Melissa Harris-Perry onJuly 8, 2012
Melissa Harris-Perry leads a provocative discussion about the pornography industry.
June 18, 2012
Does the rapper's private-sector success make him as qualified as Mitt Romney? Melissa Harris-Perry and her guests discuss the value of business experience.
June 14, 2012
A priceless "Black Hair 101" lesson from Melissa Harris-Perry's MSNBC show.
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