ABOUT Melissa Harris-Perry
December 28, 2012
Reflecting on laws enacted after 9/11, Melissa Harris-Perry writes at the Nation that if we are not careful, we could repeat the same mistakes in responding to recent mass shootings if we allow the government to enact more laws that trample civil liberties.
In an insightful piece for the Nation, Melissa Harris-Perry tackles the Trayvon Martin case through the prism of W.E.B. Du Bois' The Souls of Black Folk.
In her column at the Nation, Melissa Harris-Perry says that believing in Santa Claus is a little like believing in American democracy. You just have to believe it exists.