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Charlottesville and the Bigotocracy by MICHAEL ERIC DYSON

It is disheartening for black folk to see such a vile and despicable replay of history.. via NYT Opinion http://nyti.ms/2vxucYU


What I've Been Reading (and Watching and Listening To) This Summer

One of my goals this summer has been to do a lot of reading. During the school year, any personal reading is very obviously out of the question. 729 more words

Personal And Introspective

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


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.

It is important to note the following: … 361 more words

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