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30 Issues: The Way Democrats Talk About Race

Michael Eric Dyson, writer for the New York Times and MSNBC political analyst, discusses how race has been addressed in politics by Democratic presidential candidates in the past and why he thinks Americans have a moral obligation to protest the Republican convention.


 2016-06-17  26m