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Michael Eric Dyson, Author of “Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America”

January 23, 2017

Michael Eric Dyson is a Georgetown University professor, an ordained Baptist minister, a social and political commentator and the author of 19 books. His latest is 'Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America'. In a Race, Justice and Democracy conversation with KCTS 9’s Enrique Cerna, Dyson explains what motivated him to write his searing sermon that calls on White Americans to take responsibility, action and to step up in the fight against racism.

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Enrique Cerna

The son of Mexican immigrants, Enrique Cerna was born and raised in the Yakima Valley.  Enrique joined KCTS 9 in January, 1995. He has anchored current affairs programs, moderated statewide political debates, produced and reported stories for national PBS programs in addition to local documentaries on social and juvenile justice, the environment and Latinos in Washington State.

Enrique has earned nine Northwest Emmy Awards and numerous other honors. In June, 2013, he was inducted into the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Northwest Chapter’s Silver Circle for his work as a television professional.

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