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Thu Dec 3, 2020, 04:45 AM

Stephen Colbert: Guest Michael Eric Dyson

Michael Eric Dyson Wants To Translate The Power Of Street Protests To Classrooms And Corporations



Michael Eric Dyson's new book hopes to harness the power from this year's massive protests on the streets and turn that into real fundamental change in everyday American life. Be sure to check out "Long Time Coming: Reckoning with Race in America" available now!




Michael Eric Dyson: America Can't Rely On Changing Demographics For Progress



Michael Eric Dyson is hopeful that America will become great again but warns it is not enough to rely on changing demographics alone to realize that progress. Dyson's new book "Long Time Coming: Reckoning with Race in America" available now.


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Thu Dec 3, 2020, 05:15 PM

1. Michael Eric Dyson said to find another word other than to "defund" the police. I agree. The

 

word that I believe would be more appropriate is...restructure.....

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Thu Dec 3, 2020, 05:28 PM

2. The word I keep thinking of is "reform"

But restructure works, too. Nobody is suggesting getting rid of the police altogether, but that's what it sounds like. Michael Eric Dyson understands the power of words.

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