Archive for July, 2013

Tim Wise on MSNBC with Melissa Harris-Perry, 7/21/13: The Value of Protest, Part 2

On MHP to discuss the value of protest for the building of social movements. Part 2, with Zillah Eisenstein, David Webb and Blair Kelley Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Tim Wise on MSNBC with Melissa Harris-Perry, 7/21/13: The Value of Protest

Clip from MHP, discussing the importance of protest for the building of social movements. With Blair Kelley, David Webb and Zillah Eisenstein. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Channel Surfing With White America: Racism, George Zimmerman and the Power of Denial

This essay was originally published as “White America, the George Zimmerman Trial, and the Power of Denial,” at thegrio.com ___ And now, back to what really matters. The Royal Baby is overdue. When will Kate deliver? And Honey Boo-Boo is back! Oh Thank God, and with a scratch-and-sniff insert in People magazine and Us Weekly, […]

Clip 5: Tim Wise on MSNBC with Melissa Harris-Perry, 7/20/13: The Racial Implications of Stand Your Ground, Part 2

Clip 5: The racial implications of Stand Your Ground laws, on MHP, 7/20/13 Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Clip 4: Tim Wise on MSNBC with Melissa Harris-Perry: The Racial Implications of Stand Your Ground Laws, 7/20/13

Clip 4 with Melissa Harris-Perry, discussing the racial implications of “Stand Your Ground” Laws in Florida (and elsewhere) Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Clip 3: Tim Wise on MSNBC With Melissa Harris-Perry, 7/20/13: “But What About Black on Black Crime?”

Third segment with MHP to discuss the Zimmerman verdict and race. Specifically, we discuss the way in which white conservatives have sought to deflect discussion about white racism onto matters of “black on black crime.” Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Clip 2: Tim Wise on MSNBC With Melissa Harris-Perry: Trayvon Martin, President Obama and Race in America – 7/20/13

Second segment on MHP to discuss race in the aftermath of the Zimmerman verdict Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Tim Wise on MSNBC With Melissa Harris-Perry: Trayvon Martin, President Obama and Race in America – 7/20/13

First segment with MHP today, along with Khalil Muhammad, Ohio State Senator, Nina Turner, and NBC News Vice President, Val Nicholas. Really good conversation… Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

George Zimmerman, Racism and White Denial: Radio Interview With Nicole Sandler, 7/17/13

My interview with Nicole Sandler, to discuss the Zimmerman verdict, race in America and the persistent phenomenon of white denial

George Zimmerman, Race and the Absurdity of the “Black Friend” Defense

Reaction to the Zimmerman verdict, from the Media Education Foundation blogsite (the folks who produced my upcoming film, White Like Me)