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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.

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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

Trump coup trial delayed as Supreme Court agrees to hear ‘presidential immunity’ case

2/28/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with breaking news from the Supreme Court. The 6-3 conservative majority has decided to hear the case of Trump vs. the United States on whether Donald Trump can claim presidential immunity over his criminal election interference charges. Plus, Mitch McConnell is stepping down as the Senate Republican leader in November. “But the fact remains--no individual has done more damage to the Senate than Mitch McConnell,” Joy says. Joy gives her analysis of what she calls McConnell’s "shameful legacy." All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:38

Joy: They are letting literal Nazis into their den of Trump worship

2/27/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with reports that Nazis mingled openly at CPAC, a prominent conservative conference where Donald Trump has been the keynote speaker since 2017, this past weekend, according to NBC News. Plus, as both President Biden and Trump plan trips to the border, immigration is also discussed by Joy and her guests. Finally, Tennessee is seeing an onslaught of extreme GOP bills from its state legislature, including a ban on pride and Black Lives Matter flags in schools. Tennessee St. Rep. Justin Jones (D) joins Joy Reid on the Tennessee House GOP passing a bill that would prevent legislators who have been expelled, like Jones, from being reappointed. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:10

Trump: ‘The Black people’ like me due to indictments

2/26/2024
In this episode of The ReidOut, we discuss how Donald Trump's recent attempt at Black outreach went awry, as he spewed a litany of stereotypes, including that Black people like him because he has a mugshot and is being discriminated against by the legal system. Also in this episode--Trump is appealing his nine-figure civil fraud judgment, which grows by more than $100,000 every day, as prosecutors in another case ask a judge to slap a gag order on the former president. Plus, Michigan voters will go to the polls in tomorrow's primary where President Biden faces a potentially significant protest vote over his support for Israel's war in Gaza.

Duration:00:41:58

‘Handmaid's Tale’ hellscape: Alabama's anti-IVF ruling may block willing women from bearing children

2/23/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut as American Women face a real-life 'Handmaid's Tale." Overturning Roe was not enough for Republicans. Now some on the Right are coming after in vitro fertilization, and even birth control. Also in this episode, as President Biden announces 500 new sanctions against Russia following the death of Alexei Navalny, Republicans are pushing even harder to abandon Ukraine. Plus, does Nikki Haley realistically have any chance of winning the Republican nomination if she is unable to win her own state of South Carolina in tomorrow's primary? We discuss it with our expert panel. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:41:47

'Political set-up': Top Dem rips GOPers spreading Russian smear campaign of Biden bribe lies

2/22/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the Republicans' utter humiliation as the basis for their effort to impeach President Biden, by implicating him in a supposed Ukrainian bribery scheme, falls apart. Yet, this will not apparently stop them from carrying water for Russia and Donald Trump. Rep. Jamie Raskin joins Joy as the informant who lied to the FBI, Alexander Smirnov, about the Biden bribe lies, is re-arrested today. Also in this episode, we expose how Trump stole the Republican Party. His daughter-in-law says the party faithful would be happy to see their contributions used for Trump's legal bills. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:06

MAGA GOPers ‘knew all along’ Biden bribe lies came from Russia former Trump insider says

2/21/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the fact that the Republicans' "highly credible" source now says he was, in fact, passing along Russian disinformation about the Bidens that formed the foundation of Republicans' wayward and hapless impeachment inquiry. Former Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas, who was involved in a previous effort to "dig up dirt" on the Bidens, joins Joy with his perspective. Also in this episode, Donald Trump continues to compare himself to slain Russian opposition leader, Alexei Navalny, while making another absurd claim about his purloined classified documents. Plus, many questions remain unanswered after a bullied non-binary high school student died following a fight in Oklahoma.

Duration:00:42:46

Trump ballot challenge and immunity claim awaiting Supreme Court decision

2/20/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with reports that Donald Trump and some of his associates are begging for his followers' last few dollars to pay his bills and judgments. "It's the biggest grift in American political history," Joy says. "Start a cult and watch the money roll in." Also in this episode, two critical Trump-related rulings from the Supreme Court could be imminent, involving his claim of absolute immunity, and on whether states can kick him off the ballot under the 14th Amendment. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:41:50

Trump ranked dead last as worst president ever in U.S. history

2/19/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the revelaiton that Herbert Hoover ranks significantly higher than Donald Trump in a new historians' poll of the best and worst presidents of all time. Our presidential historian, Michael Beschloss, joins us with more. Plus, Bishop William Barber joins Joy on his new effort to mobilize millions of poor voters. Next, we expose more anti-abortion lunacy from the right as the Alabama Supreme Court rules that frozen embryos are children, as Trump reportedly pushes for a 16-week abortion ban. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:00

Trump ordered to pay $453,500,000 in New York civil fraud trial

2/16/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with major breaking news from New York in the jaw-dropping number of $453,500,000. That is the amount Judge Arthur Engoron has ruled Donald Trump has to pay in his New York civil fraud case which includes nearly $100 million dollars in interest. That number will continue to grow until he pays. Engoron also ruled that Trump is barred from personally running a business in New York for the next three years. Engoron's ruling also hits the elder Trump sons, fining Eric Trump and Donald Trump, Jr. $4 million apiece, and fining Trump's longtime business manager Allen Weisselberg $1 million dollars. Joy and her expert guests discuss this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:39

Top Dem slams GOP as ‘pro-Putin Party’ as 'Russian nuclear-powered space asset' threat looms

2/15/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with a defiant DA Fani Willis, who was on the witness stand in Atlanta, pushing back hard against a series of degrading personal questions, as Donald Trump's lawyers try to get her removed from the Georgia election interference case. Also, the stage is set for Trump's first criminal trial, as a judge in the hush money case sets a date for jury selection. Plus, the Republican Party is apparently now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Trump, Inc. He's in total control of the Republican agenda in Congress. Additionally, we are now learning of a push from Trump's allies to have him give the official Republican response to President Biden's State of the Union address. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:13

Special preview of Into America presents: Uncounted Millions

2/15/2024
On Into America presents: Uncounted Millions: The Power of Reparations, award-winning MSNBC correspondent Trymaine Lee dives into one of today’s most pressing debates: reparations. Months ago, Trymaine discovered the little-known story of Gabriel Coakley and it blew his mind. In the midst of the Civil War, Coakley was among a handful of Black people who found a way to get compensated for slavery by the US government. On Uncounted Millions, Trymaine talks to Coakley’s descendants about how reparations forever changed their family’s trajectory. And as more cities and states consider the issue at a policy level, he imagines how reparations might shape the whole of Black America. Listen to this special preview now. And follow the show: https://link.chtbl.com/iapum_fdlw

Duration:00:06:12

Special counsel Jack Smith urges Supreme Court to reject Trump immunity claim

2/14/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut on a very big night in news. Today in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, a Valentine's Day mass shooting erupted as the city was celebrating its third super bowl title in five seasons. Additionally, special counsel Jack Smith has filed his brief with the Supreme Court opposing Donald Trump's quest for total immunity. Plus, Republicans are licking their wounds after yet another election defeat last night. Also, Maryland Sen. Chris Van Hollen joins Joy after his powerful floor speech accusing Israel of a "textbook war crime" in Gaza. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:13

House votes to impeach U.S. Sec. of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas

2/13/2024
In this episode of The ReidOut, we discuss how Sen. Lindsey Graham, who once was a champion of aid to Ukraine, is now refusing to vote in support of aid for fear of angering Donald Trump. Also in this episode, if at first you cannot impeach, try try again. House Republicans take another swing at impeaching the Homeland Security secretary, after their first attempt failed in an embarrasing fashion. We bring you breaking news on this development. Plus, voters brave snow to vote in a New York special election that could give us some clues about how the November presidential election might go. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:51:42

Trump inviting Russia to attack NATO allies met with GOP silence

2/12/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReiOut with Donald Trump's "unhinged" NATO threat to allow Putin to do whatever he wants to our allies as the U.S. stands by and does nothing, while seemingly promising to appease Putin on the issue of Ukraine. Also, we cover how Trump has formally asked the Supreme Court to put a hold on last week's ruling finding that he does not have presidential immunity from criminal prosecution as he meets with his sympathetic Florida judge in his stolen classified documents case. Plus, just like "the deep state" planned it, Taylor Swift's boyfriend and a few of his friends have won the Super Bowl, as Donald Trump tries to take credit for Swift's wildly successful music career. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:59

A week of Republican embarassments

2/9/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with Elise Stefanik, who seem to know that going full election-denier will boost her chances to win "The Apprentice: Autocracy," season one, with the dubious prize of becoming Trump's running mate, "hang Mike Pence" threats notwithstanding. Her absurd comments capped a week of Republican embarassments which included knifing the border bill they demanded and a failed impeachment attempt. Also in this episdoe, we cover President Biden calling Israel's military response to Hamas "over the top," as Prime Minister Netanyahu signals that a ground invasion of Rafah could be imminent. Plus, the right-wing Supreme Court has been a big supporter of "states' rights" in cases involving reproductive rights and control over women's bodies, but not so much when it came time to decide whether states can kick a proven insurrectionist with the last name Trump off the ballot. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:44

Can Colorado keep the former president off the ballot in November? Supreme Court to decide

2/8/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the historic case argued before the United States Supreme Court on Thursday. The question before the court? Can the state of Colorado keep the former president, who that state found credibly liable for inciting an insurrection, off the ballot in November. On the face of it, it seems like a pretty simple question, but it is a question that has never come before the Court, and the debate centers on Section 3 of the 14th Amendment, which was written by Congress in 1866 and ratified in 1868. Joy Reid and her panel discuss this, plus they preview a just-announced press conference from President Joe Biden, responding to the findings of the special counsel investigation of classified documents found in his possession.

Duration:00:50:12

Into America presents: Uncounted Millions

2/8/2024
This Black History Month, award-winning MSNBC correspondent Trymaine Lee explores the story of Black America’s unending fight to be made whole in a special series, “Into America presents: Uncounted Millions: The Power of Reparations.” On a journey that begins in the nation’s capital during the heat of the Civil War and ends in modern day Brooklyn, he follows the little-known story of one of the only Black people to receive reparations, and the mark it left on that family for generations to come. The series asks: if more Black families had been given reparations decades ago, how might Black America look different today? The series debuts Thursday, February 15th. Follow now: https://link.chtbl.com/iapum_fdtw

Duration:00:03:05

'President Trump has become citizen Trump': Absolute immunity claim smacked down by appeals court

2/6/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The Reid out with breaking news from Captiol Hill, moments after The House failed to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas by just two votes--an embarassing loss for Speaker Mike Johnson. Then we turn to the three-judge panel on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously ruling on Tuesday in its crushing legal takedown that, counter to Donald Trump’s stated arguments, presidents do not have complete and absolute immunity from criminal prosecution, and thus Trump must face trial for his alleged attempts to overturn the 2020 election. All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:41:56

‘Basically a cult’: Trump's MAGA Republicans slammed for vowing to block immigration reform bill

2/5/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with the fact that Donald Trump told MAGA Republicans to do nothing about the border this year, apparently because Republicans cannot afford to give it up as an election issue. Also in this episode, we expose how Trump has managed to delay his criminal trials, something no regular citizen would be able to do. Plus, as Trump openly roots for an economic crash, Joe Biden presides over what even Trump advisors admit is a whopper of an economy. Can Democrats spread this truth? All this and more in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:04

'More airstrikes and Tomahawk missiles': How U.S. may continue targeting Iran-backed militia groups

2/2/2024
Joy Reid leads this episode of The ReidOut with breaking news. The U.S. has launched new airstrikes against Iran-backed targets in Iraq and Syria in retaliation for a drone attack that killed three American soldiers. The strikes come the same day that President Biden attended the dignified transfer of the soldiers killed in the strike in Jordan that the U.S. has attributed to Iranian-backed militant groups. President Biden released a statement, saying in part: "Our response began today. It will continue at times and places of our choosing. The United States does not seek conflict in the Middle East or anywhere else in the world. But let all those who might seek to do us harm know this: if you harm an American, we will respond." We bring you more breaking news coverage in this edition of The ReidOut on MSNBC.

Duration:00:42:29