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Defining Black Power: Dr. Jared Ball Debates Peniel Joseph

Drs. Jared Ball and Peniel Joseph debate the meaning of Black Power as defined in his work, Dark Days and Bright Nights: From Black Power to Barack Obama.*  We also invite those interested to listen HERE to our discussion with Dr. Quito Swan about his work on Black Power for an update and more appropriate … Continue reading Defining Black Power: Dr. Jared Ball Debates Peniel Joseph

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Diversity Schmifersity: When It Comes to Black Even the Left Ain’t Right

The legendary counselor to power Walter Lippman once explained the role of the popular press in what he considered to be their essential function, the manufacturing of consent. He said that public opinions, “must be organized for the press… not by the press...” The mainstream press is not here to assist in the expansion of … Continue reading Diversity Schmifersity: When It Comes to Black Even the Left Ain’t Right