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Michael Eric Dyson Apologizes After Combative Debate With Conservative Candace Owens (VIDEO)

Michael Eric Dyson Apologizes After Combative Debate With Conservative Candace Owens (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 09, 2018

Professor Michael Eric Dyson has apologized following a lively debate with conservative commentator Candace Owens. The author went head-to-head with the 29-year-old Trump supporter... Read More

TV One Will Air ‘National Urban League Presents: State of Black America Town Hall’ Hosted By Roland Martin

TV One Will Air ‘National Urban League Presents: State of Black America Town Hall’ Hosted By Roland Martin

by Aramide Tinubu   May 24, 2017

Airing on TV One Wednesday, May 31st, Roland Martin will host a special event; National Urban League Presents State of Black America Town Hall.... Read More

King Honored by #BlackLivesMatter Generation

King Honored by #BlackLivesMatter Generation

by Matthew Allen   Jan 19, 2016

The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) has been home to one of the largests tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for 30 years.... Read More

Michael Eric Dyson Writes of Emerging Black Intelligentsia

Michael Eric Dyson Writes of Emerging Black Intelligentsia

by #teamEBONY   Sep 10, 2015

Twenty years ago, less than two years after I’d received my doctorate in religion from Princeton, I appeared with Cornel West, Derrick Bell, and... Read More

An Open Letter to Dyson and West

An Open Letter to Dyson and West

by Esther Armah   Apr 28, 2015

Dear Michael and Cornel, Why? Why would you do this to each other? Who profits from this public pain? This hurt poured all over... Read More

Mike Check:
Dyson on ‘The Ghost of Cornel West,’ and Why He Had to Go There

Mike Check:
Dyson on 'The Ghost of Cornel West,' and Why He Had to Go There

by Jamilah Lemieux   Apr 24, 2015

On Sunday, I attended a beautiful Washington, D.C., wedding presided over by Michael Eric Dyson; someone I consider to be a friend and professional... Read More

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Was the ‘Blurred Lines’ Ruling Fair?

by Jamilah Lemieux   Mar 16, 2015

Last week, a court ruled that Pharrell and Robin Thicke owe the estate of Marvin Gaye, due to the similarites between "Blurred Lines" and the... Read More

Lawyer Denies Cosby Asked for Special Treatment, Slams Black Writer

Bill Cosby Denies Asking for Special Treatment from Black Media

by Jezebel   Dec 19, 2014

Through a statement from his attorney, Bill Cosby said his comment last week asking the Black media to remain unbiased was "misconstrued" and then... Read More

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Listen Up! Mentoring: The Big Business of Black People

by Nicole Saunders   Apr 07, 2014

In a rallying call to all those who would stand up for our vulnerable young, Georgetown professor and author or editor of some 18... Read More

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Obama’s Complicated Relationships With Black Leaders

by The Root   Jun 07, 2013

In this essay, adapted from his book The Center Holds: Obama and His Enemies, author Jonathan Alter breaks down the relationship between President Barack Obama and... Read More