Ibram X. Kendi

Sioux City, IAkwit.org

Check It Out: Four Hundred Souls edited by Ibram X. Kendi and Kiesha N. Blain

This is Jessi Wakefield with the Sioux City Public Library and you’re listening to Check It Out. Today I would like to highly recommend the 2021 book of essays Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619 – 2019. The essays have been curated and edited by author and historian Ibram X. Kendi known for books such as How to be an Antiracist and Stamped from the Beginning as well as historian Keisha N. Blain.
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Ibram X. Kendi on new podcast, teaching antiracism

Author and CBS News contributor Ibram X. Kendi is expanding on the lessons of his No. 1 New York Times best-seller "How to be an Antiracist" in a new podcast. "Be Antiracist with Ibram X. Kendi" will feature weekly interviews with notable guests discussing how to build a just and equitable world.
Nashville, TNtennesseestar.com

Crom Carmichael Outlines the Many Unthruths That Dr. Ibram X. Kendi Chooses as Truth While Democrats Historically Prove Racist

Live from Music Row Friday morning on The Tennessee Star Report with Michael Patrick Leahy – broadcast on Nashville’s Talk Radio 98.3 and 1510 WLAC weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. – guest host Christina Botteri welcomed the original all-star panelist Crom Carmichael to the studio who outlined several issues wrong with the 1619 Project and how it was the Democrat Party that has historically always been against minorities.
Boston, MAwgbh.org

Can Boston Become A ‘Cradle Of Antiracism?’ Ibram X. Kendi Is Hopeful

A year after George Floyd’s murder, where does the work of dismantling systemic racism in America stand, and what took so long? Ibram X. Kendi, the founding director of Boston University’s Center for Antiracist Research and co-founder of the forthcoming outlet The Emancipator, joined Jim Braude to discuss his hope that America can become an antiracist country.
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Ibram X. Kendi Says George Floyd's Daughter Reminds Him of His Own: 'Going to Hug Her Tighter'

On the first anniversary of George Floyd's murder, Ibram X. Kendi is reflecting on all that has happened over the past year, and where he hopes the country will go. It was on May 25, 2020, that Floyd was murdered by convicted former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. In footage that went viral that day, Chauvin is seen pressing a knee to Floyd's neck for nearly nine minutes as the 46-year-old father suffocated on the pavement during his arrest for allegedly spending a counterfeit $20 bill.

Ibram X. Kendi speaks to CWU in Zoom webinar

Renowned author, professor, and antiracism scholar Ibram X. Kendi spoke to CWU via Zoom on Wednesday May 12 from 4-5p.m. Around 500 attendees were present for the webinar. Kendi is the founding director of the Boston University Center for Antiracist Research, and a contributing writer for The Atlantic and correspondent for CBS News. Kendi was named one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in 2020 and is the author of the New York Times Best-Seller “How to Be an Antiracist.”
Denver, COmymetmedia.com

A discussion with Professor Ibram X. Kendi on antiracism

On Thursday, April 21, MSU Denver President Janine Davidson, Ph.D., welcomed #1 New York Times best-selling author, named to Time’s 100: most influential people of 2020, and journalist Professor Ibram X. Kendi to the university. Kendi was asked to talk about his research on antiracism and his book How To...