Tag: Michael Eric Dyson

Colbert And Michael Eric Dyson Talks Obama, Racism [VIDEO]

Stephen Colbert interviewed Georgetown professor and MSNBC correspondent Michael Eric Dyson about his argument, in his new book The Black Presidency, that “there is opposition to Barack Obama often that has a racist tinge to it,” as Colbert summarized. “Opposition to Barack Obama doesn’t mean you’re a racist, though β€” you’ll agree to that?” Colbert…

Racial Rant: Giuliani and Dyson Shout Down on MTP [VIDEO]

Former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani claimed that attention focused on disproportionately white police forces in minority-heavy communities obscured the problem of black-on-black violence, which got a rise out of professor and MSNBC contributor Michael Eric Dyson, who argued Giuliani was engaged in a massive false equivalency. β€œFirst of all, most black people who…