Melissa V. Harris-Perry

c. July 1, 2011 - Present Professor, Political Science Department, Tulane University Videos: 6 c. July 1, 2011 - Present Founding Director, Anna Julia Cooper Project on Gender, Race and Politics in the South, Newcomb College Institute of Tulane University Videos: 2


Politics and African American Studies, Princeton University
Associate Professor
c. January 1, 2006 - c. January 1, 2011 Videos: 1

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    Women in Civil Rights Leadership

    Panelists talked about women in leadership roles in political movements for Civil Rights. They spoke about the…

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    Gender and Incarceration

    A panel of advocates for the rights of incarcerated women discussed that women were the fasted growing group of incarcerated…

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    Civil Rights Leader Diane Nash

    Diane Nash, who helped coordinate the Freedom Rides in the 1960s, spoke about her role as a founding member of the Student…

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    The Progressive Movement and Elections

    Panelists talked about the progressive movement and the 2012 elections. Each called on progressives to mobilize, and…

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