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.
President Biden racks up win after win this week
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut observing that it has been a week of contrasts, with President Biden was racking up win after win, while Republicans were pushing abortion bans, Social Security cuts, election denial, and watching their midterm prospects begin to fade. Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D), Vice-Chair of the House Education and Labor Committee, joins The ReidOut to discuss the Democrats going into the midterms on great terms. Plus, a Texas jury has delivered a massive blow to Alex Jones, ordering the conspiracy theorist to pay more than $45 million in punitive damages to the parents of a first-grader killed at Sandy Hook. Also in this episode, Joy is joined by Andrew Warren, the democratically-elected Florida state attorney who is the victim of what many see as blatant abuse of power by Ron DeSantis, who is trying to suspend him. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
Hungarian autocrat Viktor Orban receives the red carpet treatment by Republicans at CPAC
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the Hungarian autocrat Viktor Orban, who was accused of pure Nazi rhetoric by one of his own aides--but that did not prevent him from receiving the red carpet treatment by Republicans at CPAC. Also tonight, the Russian show trial ended just as everyone knew it would: with a barbaric sentence for basketball star Brittney Griner. So how soon until a deal gets done to bring her home? Plus, in the Alex Jones defamation trial the jury has returned a verdict on compensatory damages for his Sandy Hook lies. Our legal expert explains the details. Finally, Charles Booker, candidate for U.S. Senate in Kentucky, joins The ReidOut on the four officers charged by the Department of Justice in the case of Breonna Taylor's shooting death. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
A major victory for reproductive freedom in Kansas that should make GOP nervous
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the major victory for reproductive freedom in Kansas that should make Republicans very nervous about the midterms. Also, it was a big night for the Big Lie, as many Arizona Republicans continued to go full MAGA. The state's top conspiracy theorist could end up running the elections there. Arizona Sec. of State Katie Hobbs, Democratic nominee for governor of Arizona, joins The ReidOut to discuss. Also in this episode, we cover how there are more missing text messages, this time at the Pentagon. Speaking of text messages, Alex Jones' lawyers mistakenly sent years of his texts to the opposing counsel in the Sandy Hook lawsuit. Find out what happened next. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
Primary night commences in five states with democracy itself on the ballot
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut as primary night commences in five states highlighting candidates who are trying to get their hands on the key offices overseeing voting. Make no mistake, democracy itself is on the ballot, Joy tells us. Also on the ballot today is reproductive rights in Kansas. A referendum there would strip women of their right to choose unless enough people vote no. Plus, Speaker Pelosi arrived in Taiwan on Tuesday, even though China is furious about the trip. We explore the purpose of her visit. Finally, Trevor Reed, the former Marine who spent three years behind bars in Russia, and is now speaking out for the release of Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan, joins The ReidOut. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
President Biden announces killing of Al Qaeda's leader by drone strike
Joy Reid begins this episode of The ReidOut with breaking news. President Biden addressed the nation during our program regarding a major counter-terrorism operation, announcing that the United States has tageted Ayman al-Zawahiri, Al Qaeda's leader and a former deputy to Osama bin Laden on 9/11. He was killed via drone strike in Kabul, Afghanistan. A senior administration official said there were no civilian casualties in the mission. Joy and her guests discuss these developments. Plus, The ReidOut commemorates the deaths of the legends Bill Russell and Nichelle Nichols. Joy describes them as, "A giant on and off the court and a legend on this planet and beyond." All this and more in this ediion of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
Senate Republicans celebrate blocking a bill to give veterans health care coverage
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the righteous outrage many are feeling after Senate Republicans openly celebrated blocking a bill to give veterans critical health care coverage. Also, we cover even more missing text messages that could shed important light on the plot to overturn the election. A senior investigator for the January 6th committee joins The ReidOut to discuss. Plus, it is not just Disney. Ron SeSantis is stepping up his fight against so-called "woke" companies, which stands to benefit the companies that help him out politically. Finally, Olivia Julianna, who appeared on The ReidOut on Wednesday night for her efforts to raise money for abortion rights groups after she was verbally attacked Rep. Matt Gaetz, joins us after raising over $1.7 million after Gaetz's mean tweet for this important fund. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.
More episodes! Yay!
Excellent, cogent questions and observations. Smart, intelligent. GLAD THERE IS MORE JOY! Low ratings = MAGA mewling about an influential black female journalist who is smarter than them and happy to call out the whackypants extremism of today’s GOP. Love her.
Tax the churches
I had given Joy five stars previously but cut it back to three for promoting that religious fast food company. Sorry, Joy. These are the people coming for our rights.
What planet do u live on
I can appreciate a liberal view, but this lady has it out for anyone that has a opposite opinion of her. She is very mean about it calling people racist that aren’t