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I Would Like to Know What It's Like to Write for the New York Times

We hear a lot these days about how poorly certain Americans understand their neighbors, especially when it comes to racial differences.

But if I can’t understand the experience of a person of color, am I any better equipped to understand a great grandchild of Irish immigrants who worked as domestic help in Boston? 466 more words

Novus Ordo Seclorum

The New York Times and the Left Have Blood on Their Hands

By Dennis Prager

Posted: Jul 12, 2016

It was very appropriate that on Friday, the day after the massacre of five Dallas police officers, The New York Times devoted nearly the whole top half of its front page to four enormous photos of the death of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer. 2,569 more words

Why Writing?

Of all the things one can do to express themselves, writing by far is the greatest of all to me.  The thinking and rethinking of ideas requires a deep examination of the ideas that you hold dearly. 175 more words

"What White America Fails to See" by Michael Eric Dyson

Reprinted from the New York Times:

SundayReview | CONTRIBUTING OP-ED WRITER

What White America Fails to See

Michael Eric Dyson JULY 7, 2016

IT is clear that you, white America, will never understand us. 1,346 more words

Race

Michael Eric Dyson Discusses New Book, “The Black Presidency: Barack Obama & The Politics Of Race In America”

Best-selling author Michael Eric Dyson’s new book, The Black Presidency: Barack Obama & the Politics of Race in America, explores the powerful, surprising way the politics of race have shaped Pres. 615 more words

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Michael Eric Dyson Discusses New Book, “The Black Presidency: Barack Obama & The Politics Of Race In America”

Best-selling author Michael Eric Dyson’s new book, The Black Presidency: Barack Obama & the Politics of Race in America, explores the powerful, surprising way the politics of race have shaped Pres. 615 more words

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Michael Eric Dyson Discusses New Book, “The Black Presidency: Barack Obama & The Politics Of Race In America”

Best-selling author Michael Eric Dyson’s new book, The Black Presidency: Barack Obama & the Politics of Race in America, explores the powerful, surprising way the politics of race have shaped Pres. 615 more words

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