Michael Shure of The Young Turks interviews an award winning author, radio host, scholar (professor of Sociology at Georgetown University) political and cultural critic but “above anything else, an ordained Baptist minister”, Michael Eric Dyson. Buy Michael Eric Dyson’s latest book “Tears we cannot stop” here: http://us.macmillan.com/static/smp/tears-we-cannot-stop/
Michael Eric Dyson was named by Ebony as one of the hundred most influential black Americans, has written 19 books, is a two-time NAACP Image Award winner and the winner of the American Book Award for his book, “Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster.” His book, “Making Malcolm: The Myth and Meaning of Malcolm X” was recognized as a notable book of the year by the New York Times in 1994 and currently he has his 4th New York Times Bestseller, “Tears we cannot stop: A Sermon to White America”. This book has been named the best/most anticipated book of 2017.
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