Joy Reid conducts one-on-one conversations with politicians and newsmakers while addressing provocative political issues both inside and outside of the beltway. Reid, who is also a best-selling author and public speaker, joined MSNBC in 2011 as a contributor. Drawing from her decades-long experience in politics, passion for addressing the intersection of race, justice and culture, as well as her signature tenacious interviewing style, Reid kicks off MSNBC’s primetime lineup by delving into American politics as it unfolds.
Top figures on the right ignore the gut-wrenching testimony of officers traumatized by Jan. 6
We lead this episode with the appalling reactions from some on the right to the gut-wrenching testimony we heard yesterday from officers who were attacked while defending the Capitol on Jan. 6. Rep. Madeleine Dean joins The ReidOut to discuss. Also tonight, 17 Republicans joined all Senate Democrats in voting to move forward on a procedural motion to debate a bipartisan infrastructure bill. NBC News national political reporter Sahil Kapur joins us with his report. Plus, Beto O'Rourke and Rev. William Barber join on leading a four-day march for voting rights in Texas. Finally, Dr. Uche Blackstock discusses the backlash decorated gymnast Simone Biles is enduring after withdrawing from Olympic events, and the need to respect athletes' mental health needs. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
Officers who defended the Capitol share their trauma in first Jan. 6 select committee hearing
We lead this episode of The ReidOut with the officers who testified today on the trauma of the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection attack. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, who serves on the Jan. 6 select committee, said: "What you saw today was four members of hundreds of people in law enforcement that did fight back that day. Those stories were just incredible." Next, U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy joins The ReidOut to discuss the Biden administration's plans to recommend that vaccinated people in areas with high COVID-19 transmission rates wear masks indoors. Plus, Former CIA Director John Brennan shares his thoughts on the geopolitical landscape America faces as President Biden reestablishes trust with the intelligence community. Finally, Tiffany Cross analyzes Donald Trump endorsing Ken Paxton over George P. Bush for Texas attorney general, even though Bush enthusiastically sought Trump's support, despite Trump's disparagement of Bush's family. All this and much more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
First hearing of Jan. 6 select committee promises emotional officer testimony
We lead this episode of The ReidOut just hours away from the first hearing of the House select committee to investigate the January 6th Capitol insurrection. Rep. Pete Aguilar joins us on what the probe may reveal saying, "If Members have nothing to hide they should be fine and willing to share their perspectives." Florida's Rep. Charlie Crist weighs in on the current COVID-19 surge, remarking of his state, "We have a governor that's not leading, and it breaks my heart to say that." Next, MSNBC's Al Sharpton remembers the late Civil Rights icon Bob Moses, who just passed away at 86. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
The perfect, yet deadly storm brewing in our fight against COVID-19
We lead this episode of The ReidOut with the perfect, yet deadly storm brewing in our fight against COVID-19. Rep. Ted Lieu joins us to discuss. Plus, activists join The ReidOut to decry the apparent escalation in the conservative movement against abortion access. Next, Rep. Hank Johnson discusses the call for greater action from the White House on voting rights, in addition to President Biden's recent efforts. We also bring you an analysis of the Olympics so far, and what we expect to come as the games continue. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
Kevin McCarthy’s GOP boycott of the Select Committee investigating Jan. 6
We lead this episode of The ReidOut with Kevin McCarthy’s Republican boycott of the Select Committee investigating Jan. 6. Rep. Madeleine Dean recalls what it was like to live through the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection saying, "They came to hang, to assassinate..." Then, Dr. Bernard Ashby and Dean Obeidallah analyze the conservatives reversing course on their anti-vaccine rhetoric. Plus, voting rights experts explain the For the People Act vs. the John Lewis Voting Rights Act and why we need both. Finally, former Democratic Rep. Abby Finkenauer tells us how Jan. 6 factored into her decision to run for the U.S. Senate for the state of Iowa. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
Rep. Swalwell: Kevin McCarthy has shown he's not serious about January 6th
We lead The ReidOut tonight with the bold move of Speaker Pelosi rejecting two of the five Republicans that Kevin McCarthy proposed for the select committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection. Rep. Eric Swalwell joins us saying, "Kevin McCarthy has shown that he's not serious about January 6th." Then, Dr. Peter Hotez explains what he calls "the triple-headed monster" that President Biden is fighting on vaccines, which includes the Russian government. Plus, Washington Post reporters Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker join The ReidOut on their new book, "I Alone Can Fix It: Donald J. Trump's Catastrophic Final Year." Finally, in a compelling interview North Carolina teacher Rodney Pierce shares his views on personally facing a backlash for teaching the realities of American history, including slavery. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
Congratulations Joy! I listen every day! I absolutely love your style, emotion and intelligent and insightful reporting! Keep going! I will keep tuning in!
u asked how the vaccine got political? really? u can’t figure that out? u answered your own question after you spoke a little more: it’s trump it is all stupid trump
It is crazy that at the start of every game, Rachel Nichols flashes the white power symbol with her left hand, for a long time during her monologue. You can go back and check. She did it from the preseason on. She obviously does not Want to be around “those” people. It devastated my children and I when we saw it. It is awful to do to the young, full of hopes and dreams.
It is clear she wants to do something else. Let her do that something else away from our sons and daughters.