The writer Ibram X. Kendi has been reading books to his 5-year-old daughter. And when he chooses those books, he makes sure they include many kinds of people. IBRAM X KENDI: I'm also really excited now because her favorite color right now is the rainbow. (LAUGHTER) INSKEEP: Right. KENDI: And...
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Professor and author Ibram X. Kendi, who holds a doctorate in African American studies, joined Major Garrett to talk about the history of Juneteenth, the political debate over teaching critical race theory in schools and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Black Americans on this week's episode of "The Takeout."
In this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast, CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett talked with Boston University professor Ibram X. Kendi, author of "How to be an Anti-Racist" and "Stamped from the Beginning," about racism and its legacy in America. Kendi observes a tendency in people who support...
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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.
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.
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Ibram X. Kendi On Humor, Shared Language And Collective Action In New ‘Be Antiracist’ Audio Show: Interview
Ibram X. Kendi, a gracious man, who carries many roles – Dr., writer, Civil Rights leader, cancer survivor, father, husband, scholar – adds a new speciality: audio storyteller. Through a recently activated partnership with iHeartMedia. and Pushkin Industries, the audio firm co-founded by journalists Malcom Gladwell and Jacob Weisberg, Dr....
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.
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.
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.”
After actor Chadwick Boseman died last August at the age of 43 from colon cancer, the world learned about the startling rise of colorectal cancer rates. It's specifically among men under 45, the age when doctors recommend regular screening. Ibram X. Kendi, a renowned author and historian on race and...
New York Times bestselling author Dr. Ibram X. Kendi will meet with members of the CWU community on Wednesday, May 12, during a special one-hour webinar. The event will be taking place virtually on Zoom from 4 p.m.- 5 p.m. Kandee Cleary, the vice president of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion...
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...
Ibram X. Kendi Launches ‘Be Antiracist’ Podcast With Malcolm Gladwell’s Pushkin Industries & iHeartMedia
EXCLUSIVE: Ibram X. Kendi, the esteemed author and scholar behind How To Be An Antiracist, is moving into the podcast business. Kendi has teamed up with Malcolm Gladwell’s Pushkin Industries and iHeartMedia to launch Be Antiracist with Ibram X. Kendi. The series will see the historian and Founding Director of...