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Conversations in Black: On Power, Politics, and Leadership (Hardcover)
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About the Author
Ed Gordon is a widely respected, award-winning journalist. Over the course of his stellar career he's been worked at various television networks including BET, NBC, MSNBC and CBS where he hosted and contributed to programs including: Conversation with Ed Gordon, BET Tonight, BET News, 60 Minutes II, NBC's Today Show and Dateline. He is also a former host of Our World with Black Enterprise, NPR's New and Notes.
Essence, "6 Books that Celebrate Being Black and Proud"
Gordon is one the most important journalists in American history. In this
powerful book, Gordon showcases his unparalleled ability to pull the
freshest insights from the most unique and important voices in Black America.
The conversations in this book offer the type of critical analysis, fresh
insight, and unshakable hope necessary to move Black America into new levels of
freedom and prosperity. Conversations in Black is urgent and pathbreaking
text."—Marc Lamont Hill
"[This book] gathers a dream team of Black leaders, influencers and celebs...Together they have a series of honest, compelling conversations about the State of Black America."—BET.com
"Vibrant and empowering... refreshing, illuminating contributions sure to spark lively and constructive discussion and debate."—Kirkus
"A comprehensive and unvarnished look at the state of Black America... [this book] will almost certainly serve as one of the most important works of his