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Struggle and the Intellectual

“I got the notion that struggle is key to the intellectual’s vocation from the communities I grew up in.” Michael Eric Dyson

This quote from Dyson betrays his conviction that the work of an intellectual is not solitary. 696 more words

Watch: Ice Cube Takes Bill Maher To Task For Using The N-Word

Bill Maher came back on air after his controversial use of the N-word during an interview Nebraska senator Ben Sasse had him in the hot seat. 299 more words

Entertainment

Bill Maher, The N-Word, and the message we missed.

Bill Maher apologized for his use of the n-word. This week Maher had Professor/Author Michael Eric Dyson on to discuss.

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WATCH: Ice Cube Schools Bill Maher On White Privilege

Legendary rapper Ice Cube and Georgetown professor Dr. Michael Eric Dyson gave comedian Bill Maher a lesson on white privilege and the use of the “n-word” during Friday night’s episode of… 213 more words

Nation

ICE CUBE CODDLES BILL MAHR AFTER HE USES THE N-WORD ON REAL TIME

Kinfolks! If you didn’t know already on last week’s broadcast of HBO’s Real Time With Bill Mahr(RTWBM), the host used the N-word while interviewing a Republican Senator Ben Sasse of Nebraska. 532 more words

HBO

Not That Kind of Black Friend

It’s a tale as old as the the post-Civil Rights era: seemingly progressive white person does some awful racist shit, has friend of offended group come to prove white person isn’t a racist. 333 more words

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156. Books Bought & Read, May 2017…

Yipppeeeee! For the first time in quite a while I read more books than I bought this month, giving me the feeling that I have added… 864 more words

BOOKS