The Failure of Racial Liberalism

“The failure of racial liberalism results in religion as the only way to avoid the implications of that failure and as an easy answer to challenge of having to overcome that failure. Which I think is the fundamental philosophical and intellectual confronting Black people now.”
Glenn Loury from Bloggingheads.tv’s The Glenn Show with John McWhorter.

 

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Another great discussion between Glenn and John. The quote above was Glenn’s response to John using, as analogy, for the racial discourse and the emerges of Ta-Nehisi Coates.  To hear John’s riff Click here