After posting the 9 Wildest Things Fox News Said In 2012, many of you wrote to us asking if we'd make a compilation of MSNBC's wildest moments, too.
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Cornel West is no stranger to controversy, and this time his fervent slingshot is aimed at black MSNBC hosts.
During an interview on "Democracy N...
While I stand as a man who is truly a fan of hip-hop, I personally argue that we should place boundaries on the messages that we allow artists (and networks) to give to our children.
Few university courses generate much attention from mainstream media, but Georgetown Professor Michael Eric Dyson's course "The Sociology of Hip-Hop: Urban Theodicy of Jay-Z" has drawn national attention.
WASHINGTON — Michael Eric Dyson parses Jay-Z's lyrics as if analyzing fine literature. The rapper's riffs on luxury cars and tailored clothes an...
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Host Mark Anthony Neal, is joined by Georgetown professor and public intellectual Mi...
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus on Thursday publicly accused the Obama administration of failing to adequately address a veritable epidemic ...
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The fact that African Americans are arguing over what their brother atop the political food chain should be doing to help his community means that we're paying attention and we care.
A conversation needs to be had about whether it's a good strategy for us to ever tell any President that he or she doesn't need to address a black agenda.
Two months after ending his annual State of the Black Union conference, Tavis Smiley is gathering African-American advocates to press the case for a "...
These members of the Black intelligentsia see it as their job to step up and police President Obama on his dealings on Blackness.
Leave it to Michael Eric Dyson to connect the dots between Abraham Lincoln, Mahatma Ghandi, James Baldwin and Martin Luther King.
Check out this clip from my new film, Stand, in which my boys Dr. Cornel West and Dr. Michael Eric Dyson debate who is a better singer, Aretha or Beyoncé.
My new film STAND reflects on Black men who "stood" for something in the past and what it means as Black men continue to "stand" for something now.
Gay and bisexual black men in California have household incomes that are 44 percent lower than their heterosexual counterparts.
What Obama has done is so extraordinary that it calls into question the entire project of black advocates and intellectuals preoccupied by the question of racism.
It was a different sort of doc block last night on MSNBC: First, there was the documentary "Meeting David Wilson," about a young black man, David A. W...
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