Melissa Harris-Perry Hits Back at Critics Over 'Lean Forward' Ad
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

be newsMSNBC talk show host Melissa Harris-Perry recently defended herself against “hateful and personal attacks” she has received, the Grio reports.

Melissa Harris-Perry was featured in an advertisement for MSNBC’s “Lean Forward” campaign. In the 30-second commercial, she shares her thoughts on why caring for children is not just a job for parents but also the broader community.

But her “it takes a village” approach to child rearing has sparked some criticism from, among others Sarah Palin, who called the ad “un-flipping-believable.”

Read more at the Grio

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Makkada B. Selah is a journalist based in New York City.


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