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The ReidOut with Joy Reid

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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.

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.

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Washington, DC

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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.

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English


Episodes

President Obama makes closing arguments for Raphael Warnock in Georgia's senate runoff

12/1/2022

Duration:00:45:04

Democrats make historic and smooth transition to younger generation of leadership

11/30/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with Attorney General Merrick Garland saying on Wednesday that the Oath Keepers' trial shows that the DOJ will "work tirelessly" to hold all January 6th perpetrators accountable. Plus, on this day the Democrats also made an historic and smooth transition to a younger generation of leadership. One of these new leaders, Rep. Katherine Clark (D-MA), joins Joy in her first interview since being elected the incoming House Democratic Whip. Meanwhile,...

Duration:00:45:03

Elmer "Stewart" Rhodes, leader of the Oath Keepers, is found guilty of seditious conspiracy

11/29/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the breaking news that Elmer "Stewart" Rhodes, leader of the Oath Keepers, was found guilty on Tuesday of seditious conspiracy, in the biggest verdict yet in the January 6 plot to overturn the presidential election. January 6 committee member Rep. Jamie Raskin joins The ReidOut to discuss. Also in this episode, Kevin McCarthy is still excusing Donald Trump's dinner with white supremacist Nick Fuentes by essentially calling Trump a dupe. Joy and...

Duration:00:45:54

Trump's long history of apparently embracing the so-called "alt-right"

11/28/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the meal hosted by Donald Trump at Mar-a-Lago with guests Ye, formerly known as rapper Kanye West, and Nick Fuentes, an outspoken antisemite and racist. Trump claims that he had never heard of Fuentes before he served him dinner at his private home. Yet, even after being told who Fuentes is Trump will not condemn white nationalism. Joy Reid and her guests examine Trump's long history of apparently embracing the movement that has renamed itself...

Duration:00:45:35

Why does America choose violence over and over again?

11/23/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut on how America can be a violent society where any one of us could be the next victim of a mass shooting, while many right-wing politicians refuse to do anything about it. Plus, we have more on what we are learning about the Colorado Springs Club Q shooting suspect from his neighbors and his social media accounts, and how he allegedly managed to obscure a very troubled past. Also in this episode, we discuss how Mike Pence refused to talk to the...

Duration:00:43:33

Colorado reckons with its anti-LGBTQ history

11/22/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the Colorado Springs community still mourning Saturday's mass shooting at Club Q, as Colorado reckons with its anti-LGBTQ history. As Club Q victims recover, we take a look at why Colorado is especially susceptible to the kind of deadly violence we saw on Saturday night, and the state's long character arc, from a state riddled with intolerance and gun violence, to one that had started to turn it around. Also in this episode, we examine how the...

Duration:00:45:52

Colorado St. Rep. Brianna Titone laments tragic Colorado Springs LGBTQ nightclub mass shooting

11/21/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with what we are learning about the mass shooting that left five people dead at a welcoming haven for LGBTQ people in the heart of Colorado's most conservative city. The murders follow months of toxic rhetoric from the right targeting LGBTQ people with words like grooming and genital mutilation. Colorado St. Rep. Brianna Titone joins The Reidout as we lament the tragic Colorado Springs LGBTQ nightclub mass shooting. Also in this episode, Samuel...

Duration:00:45:06

Experts bemoan Garland appointing special counsel for Trump DOJ investigations

11/18/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the news that U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland has named a special counsel for the Department of Justice Trump investigations. Does this move us closer to an indictment--or is it just window dressing for when they let him off the hook? Joy and her legal experts discuss. Plus, Elon Musk leading Twitter towards its possible demise is being mourned by many who believe it deserved a better fate than this. We examine the highs and lows of, and...

Duration:00:43:58

Pelosi's historic 20-year run as Democratic leader comes to an end

11/17/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the news that Nancy Pelosi is stepping back after two decades in leadership. Rep. Madeleine Dean joins us on Pelosi's historic 20-year run as Democratic leader coming to an end. Nadeam Elshami, Pelosi's chief of staff, also joins Joy to discuss. Filmmaker, activist, and podcast host Michael Moore speaks to us on the blue wave that hit Michigan and Pennsylvania. Finally, we tackle the controversial proposals coming out of the Virginia Board of...

Duration:00:44:48

Progressive Caucus Chair Rep. Pramila Jayapal on GOP's projected House takeover

11/16/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the breaking news that NBC News projects that the GOP will take control of the House--while at the same time Republicans play the blame game for the party's other midterms losses, mainly pointing the finager at Donald Trump. Some Republicans say they are done with Trump, but it remains to be seen what impact his running may have on our election process, and how the media will handle it. Joy Reid and her panel discuss. Plus, Progressive Caucus...

Duration:00:42:11

GOP in crisis mode after midterms losses

11/15/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with how the GOP is in crisis mode after their midterms losses. Now, the knives are out for Kevin McCarthy and Mitch McConnell. Rep. Ro Khanna joins Joy to discuss. Plus, we examine Donald Trump's alleged ploy to try to avoid prosecution--by announcing that he is a candidate for president. Our expert guest explains why that should mean nothing to prosecutors. And, Sen. Jon Ossoff joins The ReidOut to encourage Georgia voters to make a plan to vote...

Duration:00:44:11

The threat to democracy is not over

11/14/2022
Democrats and those who care about democracy are breathing a sigh of relief after every election-denying candidate who would have had power over elections in a swing state lost, or in Kari Lake's case, is apparently on her way to losing her election. This is good news for 2024, because Republicans who have signalled a willingness to do so, will not be able to steal the election by ignoring the votes and handing the electoral college over to their side. But the threat to democracy is not...

Duration:00:45:42

The battle for control of the House and Senate is still not over

11/11/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the battle for control of the House and Senate that is still not over. Plus, we examine how we are on the verge of potentially seeing Biden's Democrats make history, with a first-term president's party either retaining the House or keeping losses to a bare minimum. DNC Chair Jaime Harrison joins Joy for an analyses of the Democrats' strategies. Angela Bassett, co-star of ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,’ also joins Joy Reid to remember Chadwick...

Duration:00:45:25

Control of Congress hangs in the balance as midterms vote count continues

11/10/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the fact that control of the U.S. House of Representatives still hangs in the balance as the midterms vote count continues. Meanwhile, we are awaiting results from two of the three states that will determine control of the Senate. Democratic strategist James Carville and more politics experts join Joy on the big winners and losers in the midterm elections so far, and lessons that Democrats and Republicans should take away from the battle. Plus,...

Duration:00:44:55

Stacey Abrams on her tight race for Georgia governor

11/7/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with why democracy, women's rights, and gun violence are on the ballot for these midterm elections. Will voters reject the politics of fear, denial and insurrection? Or will they give in to what many see as the MAGA madness? Also in this episode, we examine many Republicans' dark vision for America and what they will likely do if election deniers, those who have pledged to cut Social Security, and other similar candidates are elected. Plus, Stacey...

Duration:00:41:31

Our democracy is on the ballot in these high-stakes midterm elections

11/4/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the fact that our democracy is on the ballot in these high-stakes midterm elections. We are reminded that it really is a fragile construct, and that it is on all of us to make sure it survives. A crop of midterms candidates joins The ReidOut including: Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes, Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate, Chris Jones, Democratic nominee for governor of Arkansas, Charles Booker, Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate for Kentucky,...

Duration:00:42:09

Joy Reid broadcasts live from Florida five days before midterms voting day

11/3/2022
Joy Reid leads this special edition of The ReidOut, which is a live broadcast from the Hall on the Yard in Orlando, Florida, with just five days to go before the final voting day of the midterm elections. Joy and our guests spend the hour looking at Florida, once the perennial swing state and key to the 2000 election, yet now effectively the home base of the MAGA movement. The stakes could not be any higher. U.S. Senate nominee Rep. Val Demings (D), governor nominee Charlie Crist (D), and...

Duration:00:42:12

President Biden addresses threats from MAGA Republican election deniers in prime time speech

11/2/2022
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut after a major speech from President Biden on the most important issue in the midterm election, now just six days away: protecting our democracy. To respond to President Biden's speech, Rep. Jamie Raskin joins Joy with his thoughts on the president calling out Republicans seeking division and apparently threatening political violence. Then, our expert panel weighs in on President Biden's thoughts on protecting our free and fair elecions, and the...

Duration:00:33:18

Hillary Clinton decries the attack on Nancy Pelosi’s husband

11/1/2022
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton decries the attack on Nancy Pelosi’s husband and the rise of political violence from the right, while encouraging voters to use discrimination during the midterm elections, in this episode of The ReidOut with Joy Reid. "Would we trust somebody who is stirring up these violent feelings... scapegoating, making a joke about a violent attack on Paul Pelosi?,” Clinton asks Joy. “Why would you trust that person to have power over you, your family, your...

Duration:00:41:58

MAGA Republicans apparently seek to normalize political violence

10/31/2022
Joy Reid leads this episod of The ReidOut with the disturbing trend of MAGA Republicans apparently seeking to normalize political violence. After years of targeting Nancy Pelosi with violent rhetoric and imagery, right-wing Republicans are resorting to vile conspiracy theories and whataboutism to try to downplay their role in the violent attack on her husband. Plus, we cover how the right wing majoirity on the Supreme Court seems poised to dismantle yet another icon of 20th century progress,...

Duration:00:42:24