Michael Harriot on White Sugarcoating
In Conversation with Andrew Keen on Keen On
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Andrew talks to Michael Harriot, author of Black AF History, about white sugarcoating, Black Twitter and how he “discovered” America at 8.00 pm on November 4, 1980
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Michael Harriot is a columnist at theGrio.com where he covers the intersection of race, politics, and culture. His work has appeared in the Washington Post, The Atlantic, NBC, and BET. He is a political commentator on MSNBC and CNN and has been honored by the National Association of Black Journalists for commentary, digital commentary, and TV news writing. His college course “Race: An Economic Construct” was adapted by university economics departments across the country as a model for teaching the combination of history, economics, politics, and class structures. You can learn more about Michael by visiting: https://www.michaelharriot.com/