The ReidOut with Joy Reid

NBC News

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

Description:

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

Biden delivers fiery remarks to DNC amid fresh signs of economic recovery in America

2/3/2023
In this episode of The ReidOut, we lead with President Biden having delivered fiery remarks to the DNC amid fresh signs of economic recovery in America. Plus, the U.S. secretary of state has postponed his trip to China after a suspected Chinese spy balloon was spotted over the U.S. Why not shoot it down? We explain why, and bring you the latest on a second Chinese "surveillane balloon" that has been spotted over Latin America. We also examine the fallout from the vote to remove Rep. Ilhan...

Duration:00:41:53

President Biden talked policing reform with the Congressional Black Caucus

2/2/2023
In this episode of The ReidOut, we report on Republicans removing Rep. Ilhan Omar from the Foreign Affairs Committee, another example of House Republicans putting "the show" ahead of any kind of policy agenda. Also tonight, President Biden talked policing reform with the Congressional Black Caucus, but there is still almost zero chance of getting enough Republican support for anything meaningful. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee joins us after attending this meeting. Plus, the next presidential...

Duration:00:42:09

This Black History Month the war on history is being fought across red states

2/1/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut on the first day of Black History Month observing that, "Today, the war on history is being fought across the red states, with Florida and its governor, Ron DeSantis, acting as the tip of the spear." We discuss the importance of telling the truth about American history, as the erasure of Black history and more looms across America. Also in this episode, with the brother of George Floyd and the mother of Breonna Taylor in attendance, Tyre Nichols,...

Duration:00:43:00

Florida, where it seems easier to get a gun than certain history books

1/31/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with developments from the apparently not-so-free state of Florida, where in the year 2023 it seems easier to get a gun than it is to get certain history books. Some say Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis might as well be burning books, because he evidently sees them as much more dangerous than guns, which Florida Republicans want people to be able to carry without a license or training. Also in this episode, we bring you more on the investigation of Donald...

Duration:00:41:56

The fallout over the tragic death of Tyre Nichols

1/30/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the fallout over the tragic death of Tyre Nichols at the hands of five Memphis police officers. Yet again, Black parents grieve a son's death from police brutality. It is a story that dates back to the very origins of America--a history that prominent conservatives are fighting to eliminate from our schools. Also in this episode, we probe the unanswered questions surrounding Tyre Nichols' death, and the police chief responsible for...

Duration:00:43:22

Memphis police release video of the deadly Tyre Nichols officer beating

1/27/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut as Memphis police released video of the deadly Tyre Nichols officer beating, which we bring to you as breaking news. Father of Tyre Nichols Rodney Wells slams the ex-officers charged with his son's death, just minutes after this video release. "These was monsters that did this to my son," Wells tells Joy. Then, Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass reacts to the video of this tragic event from her perspective as the leader of the city where the Rodney King...

Duration:00:52:54

The specter of the radicalized right

1/26/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the specter of the radicalized right. She and her expert guests examine how Michael Flynn, convicted of lying to the FBI, is fusing Christian nationalism and conspiracy propaganda in his radical roadshows. Plus, we discuss how the racist Republican dog whistles are not dog whistles anymore. The right-wing racist attacks against people like Rep. Ilhan Omar, former Sec. Elaine Chao, and many others, is now right out in the open. We also decry...

Duration:00:41:53

McCarthy blocks Democrats Schiff and Swalwell from seats on House Intelligence Committee

1/25/2023

Duration:00:43:06

The wheels of justice apparently begin moving much quicker for Donald Trump

1/24/2023
Joy Reid leads The ReidOut tonight as the wheels of justice apparently begin moving much quicker for Donald Trump and the insurrectionists who tried to overturn the election. Also in this episode, we discuss how easy access to weapons is the common thread in America's gun violence epidemic, as California is stunned by back-to-back mass murders. Plus, Rep. Ruben Gallego joins Joy as he launches his bid to replace conservative former Democrat Kyrsten Sinema in the Senate. Finally, we analyze...

Duration:00:42:03

The heroic man who wrestled the gun away from mass killer in California

1/23/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the heroic actions of the man who wrestled the gun away from a mass killer in California on Saturday night. Mayor Henry Lo of Monterey Park, CA, where this tragedy took place, joins us on how his community is coping. Also in this episode, Joy is joined by Florida historian Marvin Dunn, who sees what Ron DeSantis is doing to criminalize the teaching of African-American history, but says in response, "We're going to keep on teaching it." Plus, we...

Duration:00:43:03

On the 50th anniversary of Roe anti-abortion forces work to further crush reproductive rights

1/20/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the fact that on the 50th anniversary of Roe, anti-abortion forces are actively working to further crush the reproductive rights of women, regardless of how unpopular it is with the American people. Also in this episode, Joy and her guests analyze why Kevin McCarthy might be thinking "I've made a huge mistake" after striking down proxy voting in the House. Plus, we call out the hypocrisy of alleged drag queen George Santos helping to push the...

Duration:00:41:51

The long history of Republican House Oversight Committee madness

1/19/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with with the latest in a long history of Republican House Oversight Committee madness. Also in this episode, Joy and her expert guests cover two big depositions. First, Fox honcho Rupert Murdoch testified under oath today about his network's role in pushing false election rigging theories. Plus, Donald Trump made what could be seen as a very telling mistake in the E. Jean Carroll rape allegation lawsuit. We also have the latest on how Florida...

Duration:00:41:56

Shock as extreme MAGA Republicans appointed to key House committees

1/18/2023
Joy Reid leads The ReidOut tonight with the fact that what many see as extreme MAGA Republicans have been appointed to key House committees. Plus, Kevin McCarthy is also playing with fire over America's debt ceiling. Joy and her panel explain how after maxing out the national credit card when they were in charge, Republicans are threatening to simply stop paying America's bills. Also in this epsode, gun fanatics believe in reportedly 'starting them young,' which many believe results in...

Duration:00:43:01

Joy Reid co-hosts 'National Day of Racial Healing: An MSNBC Town Hall'

1/18/2023
Joy Reid, Chris Hayes, and Trymaine Lee host 'National Day of Racial Healing: An MSNBC Town Hall' live from New Orleans. They discuss the recent rise in hate speech across America, what we can do to become a more just and equitable society, and how we navigate the path to healing. 'National Day of Racial Healing: An MSNBC Town Hall' first aired on Jan. 17, 2023 on MSNBC and streaming on Peacock.

Duration:00:52:32

Failed GOP candidate arrested after string of shootings targeting New Mexico Democrats

1/17/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the news of the failed GOP candidate who was arrested after a string of shootings targeting New Mexico Democrats, including Adriann Barboa who joins us with her experience. This case is just the latest example of how years of right-wing crackpot conspiracy theories including election denial have real consequences, Joy Reid and her panel of expert guests observe. Plus, author Jared Yates Sexton joins The ReidOut on his new book, 'The Midnight...

Duration:00:46:23

Everybody is quoting Dr. King--for what purpose?

1/16/2023
Joy Reid leads this edition of The ReidOut with the observation that everybody is quoting Dr. King, but she questions--for what purpose? Joy and her guests give their expert analysis. Also in this episode, George Santos claimed that not only was he a collegiate volleyball star, but he said that he also had to get both knees replaced as a result. This has been debunked, but there are serious new questions about alleged links to a sanctioned Russian oligarch, and a company accused of fraud....

Duration:00:45:26

Black Lives Matter co-founder on the death of her cousin Keenan who died after being tased by LAPD

1/13/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with a history lesson, beginning in September 1941, when a federal prosecutor, on orders from the Justice Department, was investigating the infiltration of Nazis in the United States. She also draw parallels to America today. Joy and her expert guests also discuss how the very same Republicans who said that Trump's classified documents were nothing more than a bookkeeping matter are now going ballistic over the Biden documents. Plus, Manhattan DA...

Duration:00:46:13

Why is Garland moving so quickly to appoint a special counsel for Biden documents?

1/12/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the question: Why is Attorney General Merrick Garland moving so quickly to appoint a special counsel for the Biden documents, when it took forever to do the same for Trump? Also in this episode, George Santos recently said, "I've lived an honest life." Now, there is new reporting on the multiple investigations into his questionable finances. We bring you the latest. And the latest GOP talking point is... Joe Biden coming for your gas stove? Joy...

Duration:00:42:02

House GOP readies to take a sledgehammer to yet another American institution

1/11/2023
Joy Reid leads The ReidOut tonight with the fact that House Republicans are getting ready to take a sledgehammer to yet another American institution, with the false narrative that the DOJ is unfairly targeting the right. Also in this episode, Rep. Pramila Jayapal joins us on how many Republicans have apparently learned nothing from the election, with the new House majority actively working to take away what is left of women's reproductive rights. Plus, we have learned that George Santos lied...

Duration:00:42:15

GOP Rep. Byron Donalds defends being put up for House speaker after one term

1/10/2023
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with how Kevin McCarthy and his apparent far-right overlords are off and running with an extreme agenda. He is normalizing people like Marjorie Taylor Greene and Paul Gosar, while punishing lawmakers like Adam Schiff, Ilhan Omar, and Eric Swalwell. Rep. Eric Swalwell joins us to discuss. Plus, GOP Rep. Byron Donalds defends being nominated for House speaker after only one term in a lively debate with Joy Reid. All this and more in this edition of...

Duration:00:45:12