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What is Race, Anyway?

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Aug 15, 2017 11:00 pm
  • 14:57

Guest: Daniel Neilson, PhD, Professor and Associate Chair of Political Science, Brigham Young University Political and racial tensions are high as protests over the weekend turned deadly in Charlottesville. Protesters in Durham NC pulled down a Confederate statue Monday night, and right-wing rallies are scheduled in San Francisco. While charges of racism and censorship are bantered back and forth, we’re going to take a minute to consider what race is anyway.