Recently, MSNBC decided to cancel Ed Schultz’s “The Ed Show.” He will reportedly be replaced with a more “moderate” anchor – Meet The Press’ Chuck Todd. 151 more words
While every lecture at Chautauqua Institution brings something new, Interfaith Lecturer Michael Eric Dyson is the first — to rap while at the lectern.
Dyson is a professor of sociology at Georgetown University and a noted author, scholar and radio presence. 669 more words
Michael Eric Dyson has been called the “hip-hop intellectual,” and according to Maureen Rovegno, he’s bringing that perspective to the week’s interfaith conversation.
“We wanted to put a different spin on the week and to give closure ,” said Rovegno, associate director of the Department of Religion. 326 more words
At a Netroots gathering over the weekend Bernie Sanders was heckled by members of the Black Lives Matter campaign. On Monday’s edition of MSNBC’s “Ed Show”, Ed Schultz rightly pointed out Sanders’ strong support of civil rights, including protest marches in the 1960’s. 429 more words