Primo Quotes

Michael Eric Dyson

Hurricane Katrina overwhelmed levees and exploded the conventional wisdom about a shared American pr ...

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There's no question that O.J. Simpson had been a substitute white man in America. He had gained hono ...

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You cannot hear the name Martin Luther King, Jr., and not think of death. You might hear the words ' ...

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There's a great book about John Kennedy and his relationship to civil rights called 'The Bystander.' ...

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Martin Luther King, Jr., would have been the last person to have wanted his iconization and his hero ...

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Class certainly loomed large in Katrina's aftermath. Blacks of means escaped the tragedy; blacks wit ...

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Jeremiah Wright is one of the greatest prophetic preachers that black America has produced. What I f ...

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I think public intellectuals have a responsibility - to be self-critical on the one hand, to do seri ...

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Speaking out against rap music is useless, and it's futile. The reality is there's criticism for eve ...

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I have no interest in romanticizing poor black people, having been one of them myself in our beloved ...

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White-on-white crime is a devastation in America like so-called black-on-black crime. It's not black ...

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I grew up in Detroit. I was a teen father. I lived on welfare for three years. I have a brother serv ...

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There are huge divorces and divides and chasms in black America between the have-gots and the have-n ...

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The language of faith is crucial because it affords human beings the privilege of intimacy with the ...

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I think that not only do saints make poor role models, they are incapable in one sense of identifyin ...

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