Your Black World founder Dr. Boyce Watkins writes in a blog entry that until now, Tavis Smiley's actions have defined him as a leading critic of President Barack Obama and, until recently, a textbook haterologist, which is not a good move.
In a recent interview, Tavis Smiley took issue with being described as a critic of President Barack Obama. Smiley made it clear that he is not a critic of the president, since he has never criticized him personally.
Tavis Smiley Ends State of Black American Union Show; Continues Media Lockdown of Obama's Black Left Criticsby BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon Tavis Smiley announced on January 6 that he was ending SOBU, the annual State of the B... Read Post
In an entry at his Your Black World blog, Dr. Boyce Watkins dissects GOP presidential front-runner Newt Gingrich's recent comments about President Barack Obama being "the best food stamp president in history." Not only is Gingrich w... Read Post
In a blog entry at Your Black World, Dr. Boyce Watkins picks apart Harvard law professor and author Randall Kennedy's CNN opinion piece that defends President Barack Obama against black critics. Watkins argues that it would be harmf... Read Post