Professor Michael Eric Dyson joins Ari Melber for a candid conversation on Instagram Live to discuss the protests following the police killing of George Floyd. Dyson, author of “Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America” discusses racism’s deep roots, the historical context for these protests, and how black leaders and intellectuals from Toni Morrison to James Baldwin have long urged Americans to confront fundamental and systemic racism. Aired on 6/2/2020.
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Pandemic Protests Reveal Racism As 'American Issue,' Not A 'Black Issue' | Michael E. Dyson IG Live