we speak with Akinyele Umoja, professor at Georgia State University about the 2018 election outcomes.
Race in America
MICHAEL ERIC DYSON – What Truth Sounds Like: Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and Our Unfinished Conversation About Race in America.
MICHAEL ERIC DYSON What Truth Sounds Like: Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and Our Unfinished Conversation About Race in America
In 1979, James Baldwin wrote a letter to his literary agent describing his next project, Remember This House. The book was to be a revolutionary, personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends—Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. At the the time of Baldwin’s death in … Continued
We sit down with Dr. Julianne Malveaux to discuss her latest book, “Are We Better Off?” Later we hear from Black Agenda Report on Syria and Youth Radio provides us with perspective on “Being Black in America.” Dr. Malveaux has long been recognized for her progressive and insightful observations. She is a labor economist, noted … Continued
Privatization on Steroids: Emergency Manager Who Switched Flint Water Resigns From Detroit Schools; Jewish Peace Groups Reveal Role in Spoof New York Times That Criticized Paper’s Stance on Israel; Michael Eric Dyson on “The Black Presidency: Barack Obama and the Politics of Race in America.”