The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution

I am honored to be included in the new film The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, directed by the great documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson.

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Watch the trailer here

New York Magazine: 53 (!) Historians Weigh In on Obama’s Legacy, January

“It’s a fool’s errand you’re involved in,” warned Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Gordon Wood when approached recently by this magazine to predict Barack Obama’s historical legacy. “We live in a fog, and historians decades from now will tell their society what was happening in 2014. But we don’t know the future. No one in 1952, for example, could have predicted the reputation of Truman a half-century or so later.”

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