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Every weekend on AM Joy, award-winning journalist and author Joy Reid passionately tackles the most important political and news topics of the week, exploring how policy decisions are shaping the country, while also bringing viewers in-depth interviews with leading newsmakers. Join Joy live on MSNBC for compelling discussions with America’s preeminent political minds, plus thoughtful analysis on the stories that led the week prior, and will matter in the week ahead--from 10 AM to noon ET on Saturdays and Sundays.

Every weekend on AM Joy, award-winning journalist and author Joy Reid passionately tackles the most important political and news topics of the week, exploring how policy decisions are shaping the country, while also bringing viewers in-depth interviews with leading newsmakers. Join Joy live on MSNBC for compelling discussions with America’s preeminent political minds, plus thoughtful analysis on the stories that led the week prior, and will matter in the week ahead--from 10 AM to noon ET on Saturdays and Sundays.
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Every weekend on AM Joy, award-winning journalist and author Joy Reid passionately tackles the most important political and news topics of the week, exploring how policy decisions are shaping the country, while also bringing viewers in-depth interviews with leading newsmakers. Join Joy live on MSNBC for compelling discussions with America’s preeminent political minds, plus thoughtful analysis on the stories that led the week prior, and will matter in the week ahead--from 10 AM to noon ET on Saturdays and Sundays.

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Episodes

Rep. Ayanna Pressley on alopecia, her struggle with hair loss

1/19/2020
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Rep. Ayanna Pressley revealing her struggle with alopecia is helping to break down the stigma surrounding hair loss, while inspiring countless people across America. Rep. Pressley joins Joy Reid on this special edition of Who Won the Week, telling Joy Reid, ‘Hair is political. So far as who won the week it's the millions... that are living daily with the trauma and stigma of hair loss.’ Pressley also discusses Elizabeth Warren, the 2020 presidential race, whether it’s important to have a...

Duration:01:25:45

Maddow shares more insights on bombshell Lev Parnas interview

1/18/2020
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Lev Parnas’s interview with Rachel Maddow in which Parnas makes allegations implicating Donald Trump, Attorney General William Barr, and more is discussed with Maddow on AM JOY with Joy Reid. Maddow tells Joy that Parnas described Barr as, in Parnas’ opinion, allegedly being "fully apprised of what was going on in Ukraine." Joy Reid and her expert guests also discuss the president's impeachment legal defense team, new information regarding the treatment of Ambassador Maria Yovanovitch, and...

Duration:01:23:07

INSIDE DONALD TRUMP'S PSYCHE ON IRAN

1/12/2020
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Joy Reid goes one-on-one with Tony Schwartz to discuss his insight into Donald Trump's behavior after the fallout over Iran. Joy also goes one-on-one with congresswoman Barabara Lee to discuss her stance against the 2002 AUMF, and how it has come into play again today with Iran. Also, a new poll of black voters shows Vice President Joe Biden with a steady lead. Will any of the other 2020 democratic candidates be able to gain traction? Also, weeks after Donald Trump's impeachment, the Senate...

Duration:01:29:00

Pelosi is playing impeachment ‘chess’ vs. Trump expert says

1/11/2020
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Iran has admitted to unintentionally shooting down a Ukrainian plane amid increased tensions between the U.S. and Iran. Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, retired, joins Joy Reid to discuss, saying of the ongoing conflict between America and Iran, ‘Let's wash away all the lies and all the cheating and all the stupidity and incompetence... And let's just look at what we did.’ And: Puerto Rico has suffered another 6.0 earthquake, one of many major aftershocks after Tuesday’s 6.4 magnitude earthquake,...

Duration:01:28:31

Julián Castro on what's next after his 2020 bid

1/5/2020
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Former 2020 Democratic candidate Julián Castro joins AM JOY on MSNBC on what he plans to do after withdrawing from the race. He comments on the role of money in politics, and also tells Joy Reid, 'Ahead of 2024, I believe the DNC should look at the order of states,' regarding Iowa. Plus, Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) joins Joy Reid to discuss the U.S. airstrike that killed Iranian general Qassem Soleimani, saying, 'There is no authorization to use force against Iran. The imminent threat--we don't...

Duration:01:29:08

Sen. Stabenow on Iran: We’ve put U.S. in tremendous jeopardy

1/4/2020
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Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani being killed in a U.S. airstrike is discussed by Sen. Debbie Stabenow, who tells Joy Reid that Donald Trump and other American officials who made the decision to kill Soleimani, "have now put us in one of the most riskiest situations that we could be in." Expert guests discuss this and more in this Saturday edition of AM JOY on MSNBC.

Duration:01:27:08

Rep. Ihan Omar: Republicans are making a mockery of Constitution

12/15/2019
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The Donald Trump impeachment process, the likely Senate trial, and the senators who have made statements favoring the president, are discussed with Rep. Ihan Omar, who tells Joy Reid, ‘These are leaders within the Senate who are abdicating their responsibility and their oath.’ Then: As William Barr diminished the findings of the inspector general that the initiation of the Russia probe was not politically motivated, the Steele Dossier, which the IG stated did not influence the probe’s...

Duration:01:25:56

Could Roger Stone flip on Trump?

11/17/2019
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Donald Trump associate Roger Stone was found guilty of seven federal charges on Friday, including witness tampering, lying to Congress, and obstructing the Russia investigation. Will Trump pardon stone? Joy Reid and her panel discuss. And: Donald Trump went to the hospital for an unscheduled exam on Saturday. NBC News correspondent Kelly O'Donnell has the latest. Then, Trump’s alleged call with EU Ambassador Gordon Sondland, the president of Ukraine’s reported reactions to Trump’s requests...

Duration:01:25:21

Rep. Ted Lieu: This week was a very bad week for Trump

11/16/2019
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The public hearings in the Donald Trump impeachment inquiry began this week, with alarming testimony from career diplomats Marie Yovanovitch and William Taylor and more, regarding the president’s controversial communications with Ukraine’s president. Rep. Ted Lieu, Rep. Gregory Meeks, and presidential historian Jon Meacham join Joy Reid to discuss. Then: The debunked conspiracy theory that Ukraine interfered in our election has been voiced by Donald Trump. Now more lawmakers in the...

Duration:01:24:55

Sen. Harris on why America’s ready for a woman of color president

11/10/2019
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Sen. Kamala Harris, Democratic candidate for president in 2020, discusses her plan to provide childcare support to working parents, and why she believes America is ready for a woman of color to be president, telling Joy Reid, ‘I know and I have seen that the people of our country have the ability to see what they've not seen before.’ And: The next Democratic presidential debate hosted by MSNBC and The Washington Post in Atlanta is just ten days away. Joy Reid and her panel discuss the...

Duration:01:25:54

Robert De Niro: Trump has to be held accountable, period

11/9/2019
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Actor Robert De Niro lights up the screen in the blockbuster movie, ‘Joker,’ and also stars in the new movie, ‘The Irishman,’ films that portray criminals during a troubling time in American politics. The legendary filmmaker and activist joins Joy Reid on the Donald Trump era, saying of the president, ‘If we don’t go through this impeachment inquiry, we’re letting him get away with something.’ Plus: The term ‘quid pro quo’ has been used to describe Donald Trump’s controversial dealings...

Duration:01:29:49

New polls show 49% believe Trump should be impeached, removed

11/3/2019
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We now know more about where Donald Trump apparently developed his alleged theory that Ukraine, rather than Russia, hacked the DNC in 2016 in order to in some manner help Hillary Clinton—despite U.S. intelligence agencies confirming that it was the Russians. Jonathan Capehart in for Joy Reid and his panel discuss. Plus: More than half of Americans support the impeachment inquiry according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll, while 49% say Donald Trump should be impeached and removed...

Duration:01:24:41

House impeachment probe enters new phase after vote

11/2/2019
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The battle over impeachment reached new heights this week when the House voted to endorse the impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump, a resolution that set into motion a new set of rules and procedures including public impeachment hearings. Former U.S. Ambassador Michael McFaul joins Jonathan Capehart in for Joy Reid to discuss. And: This week House Democrats approved and released details of their procedures for the Trump impeachment inquiry. Jonathan Capehart and his panel of legal...

Duration:01:22:18

MSNBC Breaking News Coverage: Trump's announcement of al-Baghdadi's death

10/27/2019
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On Sunday, Donald Trump thanked the nations of Russia, Turkey, Syria and Iraq for help in killing ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. He then thanked the Syrian Kurds for "certain support." Yasmin Vossoughian in for Joy Reid leads MSNBC's breaking news coverage. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:32:45

Rep. Neguse: We will hold this administration accountable

10/26/2019
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The impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump took a new turn when a federal court on Friday handed a major legal victory to the Democrats essentially ruling that their impeachment inquiry is in fact legitimate. Rep. Joe Neguse joins Ayman Mohyeldin in for Joy Reid to discuss, followed by our AM JOY panel. Then: William Taylor’s explosive testimony this week during the House impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump may have moved House Republicans on Wednesday to storm a closed-door deposition of a...

Duration:01:22:32

Legal expert: Mulvaney can’t call ‘backsies’ on impeachment talk

10/19/2019
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Donald Trump and some members of his administration such as acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney have made statements that many believe undermine the efforts of the president and his allies to defend his actions regarding Ukraine foreign policy. Former U.S. Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal joins Joy Reid to discuss. Then: Turkey’s President Erdoğan has wanted Turkish Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen to be removed from the United States and sent to Turkey for some time, a desire that came...

Duration:01:24:32