Wed January 16, 2013
Tim Wise: White Like Me
Author Tim Wise is an anti-race activist who writes and lectures about his thoughts on race from the perspective of a white man and his experiences. He joins us to talk about race and racism in politics, culture, the media and business, and how he uses his position as a white male to educate people about things like "white denial," "white privilege" and outright racism. We'll also talk about what local organizations are doing to educate the community about these topics as well, when Charlotte Talks.
Tim Wise - Anti-race activist who wrote White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son and Affirmative Action: Racial Preference in Black and White.
Rev. Dr. Rodney S Sadler, Jr. - Board member of Mecklenburg Ministries and Associate Pastor of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. He's also Associate Professor of Bible at Union Presbyterian Seminary in Charlotte
Thomas Franz - Headmaster of Trinity Episcopal School