NYOIL Interview Part I: Hip Hop 1968 Black Is Back!

Posted in Barack Obama, Jemele Hill, Nas, Nassir Jones, NYOIL, Public Enemy, The State of Hip Hop, Ya'll Should All Get Lynched on July 9th, 2008 by Michael Tillery

Real Rap? Damn right! I gotta have this. Dropped yesterday. Get that!

This is what I’m talking about when I say Be Peace my people for the future I speak of is almost now…

I can’t knock the hustle of the brothas who don’t speak their true heart, but it’s time for the other side of the game.

Uh oh heads up cause we dropping some shit.

I can’t give up on Hip Hop. My sons deserve the right to pass it to their sons who will be grandfathers.

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ESPN Double Standard? Why Wasn’t Bonnie Bernstein Suspended? Will Leitch Gets Ethered the “Respectable” Way

Posted in Arab American Association of Journalists, Blogroll, Bonnie Bernstein, Don Imus, ESPN, Jemele Hill, race and ethics, Racism, Will Leitch on June 28th, 2008 by Michael Tillery

Apology seems suspect. Listen to the audio and hear for yourself below

ESPN’s Bonnie Bernstein recently made some comments on Mike and Mike’s radio show that all should find offensive. The question to me is, why hasn’t she been suspended like Jemele Hill?

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Friday Fire: Was Jemele Hill’s Hitler Remark Racist?

Posted in Adolph Hitler, Don Imus, Friday Fire, Jemele Hill, Kelly Tilghman on June 20th, 2008 by Michael Tillery

Should not be fired

I have a daughter who is interested in journalism so that’s where my support for Jemele is locked. I truly feel she could ascend to the heights of Gwen Ifill (R.I.P Tim Russert) and I hope she gets there. This is about building a connection to the responsible yet foreseeable future. I want Jemele to get there. I will never give up on her…Whitlock either. That’s just how it is and how it will ever be…

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