Melissa Harris-Perry Discusses Firing on The View: ‘Do I Think It Has Racial Implications? 100%.’

Former MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry sounded off about her firing on The View Monday, in particular addressing the aspects of her open letter that many saw as an accusation of racism.

“I will not be used as a tool for their purposes,” Harris-Perry wrote when airing her grievances with the network. “I am not a token, mammy, or little brown bobble head. I am not owned by Lack, Griffin or MSNBC.”

Host Joy Behar read off that quote for Harris-Perry. “Is the implication that...

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