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Jamil Smith is a senior writer at Rolling Stone.
He is a former segment and digital producer for "Melissa Harris-Perry," a political and cultural analysis program airing each Saturday and Sunday morning on MSNBC. Since the show's inception in Februrary 2012 until early 2015, he served as an editor and writer for the show's online home, MHPshow.com, and managed all of the show's social media platforms while also producing on-air segments. After leaving MSNBC in 2015, he has served as a senior editor at The New Republic, covered the 2016 election for MTV News, and wrote a TIME cover story on the film "Black Panther."