Ta-Nehisi Coates appears in the following:
Friday, October 23, 2015
The New Yorker's editor, David Remnick, speaks with Ta-Nehisi Coates about James Baldwin's enduring influence on Coates' writing.
Thursday, September 17, 2015
Daniel Patrick Moynihan's 1965 report, "The Negro Family," was used to establish mass incarceration. But Ta-Nehisi Coates says the report could've been used to help black men.
Monday, July 20, 2015
Ta-Nehisi Coates' new memoir reads as a series of letters to his son about growing up black and male in America.
Friday, May 15, 2015
Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates says President Obama's 'fleeting references to past injustice will not do.'
Friday, December 19, 2014
From Michael Brown in Ferguson to Eric Garner in Staten Island, black and white America seemed very far apart in 2014. Ta-Nehisi Coates reflects on the year and where we go from here.
Friday, November 21, 2014
Bob talks with The Atlantic's Ta-Nehisi Coates about a 2008 magazine piece he wrote about Bill Cosby.
Friday, May 31, 2013
Creating an interesting comment space can take a lot of time and energy. In an interview from December, 2011, Bob speaks to The Atlantic senior editor and blogger Ta-Nehisi Coates about his approach to internet comments and his own heavily moderated comment section.
Tuesday, September 04, 2012
Ta-Nehisi Coates talks about the role race is playing in this year’s election. His latest article in the September issue of The Atlantic is called “Fear of a Black President.” We’ll look at how race is or is not playing a role in this year’s campaign
Friday, March 23, 2012
Atlantic editor Ta-Nehisi Coates has also been covering the Trayvon Martin story since very early on. However, he tells Brooke that he hesitated for a couple weeks before he started writing about the story. Coates says he sees so many stories about young black men who are killed in questionable circumstances, and those stories are rarely covered by the media.
Breton - The Commission
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Monday, January 11, 2010
In "Game Change," a book about the 2008 presidential campaign being released today, the authors report that Nevada Sen. Harry Reid's
encouragement of Obama was unequivocal. He was wo...
Thursday, September 24, 2009
This week marks 25 years since "The Cosby Show" first hit the airwaves. The show documented the rich and often hilarious family life of the Huxtables, an upper-middle-...
Friday, March 13, 2009
In Post-World War II America, when the American Dream was in full bloom, African-Americans were systematically written out of the narrative. Key programs of FDR’s New Deal conscio...
Friday, December 26, 2008
Monday, December 01, 2008